Encounter for Guatemala
Published 16th August, 2011
Encounter for Guatemala, sometimes referred to as Together for Guatemala or EG is a political party which seeks to represent the four ethnic groups in Guatemala, Mayas, Garifunas, Xincas and Ladinos.
The party was founded in 2007 and in the elections of that year they secured 6.17% of the vote and four of the 158 seats in the Congress. Subsequently three of the elected members have left the party and stand as Independents.