Cinthia Sagrario Interian Varguez was 21 years-old when she became a GOJoven Fellow. When she was selected she was studying language and culture at the Intercultural Mayan University of Quintana Roo. This young leader has extensive community mobilization experience, including facilitating community meetings; program development and implementation; and conflict resolution. She brings experience counseling youth on various SRH topics, including gender violence prevention, addiction and personal development. Cinthia has been selected to participate in a regional Latin American youth congress, Espacio 2010, which focused on identifying and coming up possible solutions to the social issues young people in the region. Cinthia’s long-term goal is to study abroad for her Master’s Degree in intercultural education.
- Lidia Esther Hoil PootLidia is a young indigenous leader who speaks Maya and Spanish, is deeply attached to her culture, and wishes to work for the betterment of women in her community. She has participated in trainings about youth leadership provided by the National Commission for the Development of Indigenous Peoples....