Lourdes Camarena Ojinaga's research while affiliated with Autonomous University of Baja California and other places

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Este trabajo presenta resultados de investigación sobre procesos de construcción de liderazgos comunitarios con dos estudios de caso de organizaciones de mujeres indígenas. El propósito fue conocer estrategias comunitarias que desarrollan las actoras sociales locales al interior de sus organizaciones, su vinculación con la comunidad y con otros act...
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This article presents a preliminary view of perceptions of the sexual and reproductive health of indigenous migrant women in an agricultural valley in Northwestern Mexico. A qualitative design was implemented with individual interviews and participatory workshops. The objective was to learn about indigenous migrant women’s experiences with health s...
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The objective of this study was to learn the perceptions of indigenous female day laborers regarding health-related risks in the workplace, based on their own characterization of the requirements of agricultural work. The concept of occupational risk is understood as a flexible construct in which work conditions and the different perceptions and li...
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The objective of this study was to learn the perceptions of indigenous female day laborers regarding health-related risks in the workplace, based on their own characterization of the requirements of agricultural work. The concept of occupational risk is understood as a flexible construct in which work conditions and the different perceptions and li...

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... Siempre se han utilizado métodos que capturan y representan el punto de vista de las participantes (Camarena, Arellano, Martínez, y Von Glascoe, 2011a). Una vertiente final de los estudios con las jornaleras indígenas ha tenido que ver con su salud sexual y reproductiva (Camarena, Von Glascoe, Arellano y Martínez, 2017) y la calidad de atención a su salud (Camarena, Von Glascoe, Arellano y Martínez, 2016). Actualmente, se está trabajando una comparación de las condiciones de salud y de vida entre las mujeres mixtecas jornaleras en San Quintín, Baja California y Oxnard, California . ...
... La mayoría de estudios no refieren el tipo de ingreso, sin embargo, aquellos que si lo describen, en su mayoría prevalece como tipo de ingreso el jornal (27,28,48,52,(61)(62)(63) , seguido de pequeña producción o micro productor (35,36,47,48,56,64) ; agricultura empresarial (34,64,65) ; productores en arriendo (47,63) y; agricultura familiar (23, 35,45) . ...
... Pesticides in Mexico are commonly applied during the summer and early autumn (July-October), when damages caused by arthropod pests (mostly orthopterans) in farms increase (Valdez-Salas et al. 2000). Although many pesticides (including organochlorine compounds) have been banned in the southern Baja California peninsula since the 1970s-1980s, several studies in humans and wildlife have shown that these pesticides have been used, even recently, after the ban throughout the peninsula (Jiménez et al. 2005;Rivera-Rodríguez et al. 2007;Rivera-Rodríguez and Rodríguez-Estrella 2011;Zúñiga-Violante et al. 2012;Camarena et al. 2013;Castañeda-Yslas et al. 2016;García-Hernández et al. 2018). Organochlorine compounds (OCs) are synthetic pesticides developed to control target organisms, although often affect non-target species. ...