Region of Serpaj (Chile) organises meeting to discuss changes to the Constitution
Serpaj, Chile, Servicio Paz y Justicia
Metropolitan Serpaj of Servicio Paz y Justicia, Serpaj-Chile (a Pax Christi International Member Organisation) recently organised a local meeting, inviting all of its workers to participate and discuss the changes that the current Constitution of the Republic of Chile needs. This activity was held in the framework of institutional guidelines provided by Serpaj Chile, as an organisation of civil society interested in overcoming authoritarian enclaves.
The objective of this analysis was to democratise all areas to promote real changes in the community. Catherine Alfaro, Director of Serpaj Metropolitan Region, emphasised that "for this reason, we developed a meeting as workers, to discuss constitutional concepts: values, principles, rights, duties and responsibilities and the institutions most important to the state and its characteristics, that should be the basis of the new constitution in which we believe."...