Alisha holds a Nursing Degree from the University of Belize, which she completed with the help of a full scholarship granted by the Ministry Of Health. After graduating in 2010 with a Certificate in Practical Nursing and Midwifery, she was employed by the Ministry of Health where she works as a Rural Health Nurse at the Independence Polyclinic in the Stann Creek district. Her ultimate dream is to become a Family Nurse Practitioner. Alisha is a focused, ambitious young leader and service provider, learning from and overcoming the many obstacles she has confronted to achieve her goals while she helps others to do the same.
- Maria Manuela Garcia PúManuela Garcia Pú became a GOJoven Fellow at age 28. As a Mayan woman, Manuela worked within ASECSA’s advocacy program focusing on gender policy and advocacy, both at the national level and within the organization. Prior to coming to ASECSA, she trained young Mayan women who work as domestic servant...