The municipality of Acaxochitlán is Hidalgo’s geographic finger surrounded by the state of Puebla. It is primarily Nahua but is home to Otomí, Tepehua or Totonaca communities. Acaxochitlán means “place were bamboo flowers” and it remains generally fiercely indigenous in which many citizens still wear traditional dress.
PSYDEH works with women leaders like Rosario because sustainable development rests on her shoulders. Local and international development data tell PSYDEH and is women partners that they are key to sustained progress through their roles as protector of rights and law, policy advocates and leaders of social and economic development.