Larisa Viridiana Lara-Guerrero, “Transnacionalismo político desde Bélgica: movimientos sociales organizados por activistas mexicanas”, Movimentos. Revista Mexicana de estudios de los movimentos sociales, vol. 3 n° 1 (2019),

  • Titre : “Transnacionalismo político desde Bélgica: movimientos sociales organizados por activistas mexicanas”
  • Auteure : Larisa Viridiana Lara-Guerrero
  • Revue : Movimentos. Revista Mexicana de estudios de los movimentos sociales
  • Langue : espagnol
  • Page de référence : ici

Abstract

This essay aims at deepening the study of political transnationalism. In particular, this article analyses the implications and role of women in the formation, structure and dissemination of extraterritorial social and political movements. Based on empirical data, this essay presents an original typology that highlights the type of mobilization strategies deployed by Mexican migrants living in Belgium. In conclusion, it is established that the mobilization of Mexican women living abroad depends on their perception of insecurity and the national context of their country of origin; the available political opportunities they find abroad; the political remittances and flows of information that they maintain with the Mexican society; and finally, their skills and
abilities to navigate between two social, economic and political contex