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Square named after Rigoberta Menchu

    Rigoberta Menchú Tum (born 9 January 1959, Guatemala) is a Kiche Guatemalan human rights activist, feminist, and Nobel Peace Prize laureate. In 1981, Menchú was exiled and escaped to Mexico. Menchú has dedicated her life to publicizing the rights of Guatemalas Indigenous peoples during and after the Guatemalan Civil War, and to promoting Indigenous rights internationally.

    Address : Rigoberta Menchu Plaza, 01012 Vitoria-Gasteiz, Álava

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