Saturday, May 18, 2024

Honourable Dolores Balderamos Garcia

Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Meets with Maya Leadership

Shortly after the general elections in November, the new Briceño administration announced the creation of the Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs to be led by Hon. Dolores Balderamos Garcia. The Indigenous peoples of Belize are comprised of the Kekchi, Mopan, Yucatec Maya and the Garifuna who all make up approximately 18% of the country’s population.