That the General Synod of the Anglican Church of Canada request the Government of Canada to use its good offices to actively encourage the Mexican Government:
a) to immediately renew meaningful dialogue and peace talks with the Zapatista National Liberation Army;
b) to honour previously agreed-to accords signed between the Zapatistas and the Mexican government, known as the 1996 San Andres Accords Regarding Indigenous Rights and Culture; and
c) to find peaceful solutions to the increasing violence in the State of Chiapas, taking the specific concerns and needs of the state's indigenous population into account. CARRIED WITHOUT DEBATE Act 65
Abstentions were noted from Chancellor David Wright, Captain Baxter Park, Captain Todd Meaker, Mr. Bryan Campbell and Canon Andrew Gates.