Carolina Almaraz Román was 23-years old when she was selected as a GOJoven Fellow. Her professional experience includes working as the events coordinator at the Cozumel Office of Youth Services, part of the local municipal government, where she planned special events for youth ages 13 to 30 on tourism, health, and self-esteem. Carolina is actively involved in the political group Frente Juvenil Revolucionario, where she works with 150 other youth in Cozumel to promote youth as a priority on the political scene. Carolina enjoys collaborative work and looks forward to honing her skills in media, especially public speaking, as a fellow in GOJoven.
- 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...