Sara was working with PRODESCA, an organization that provides community health care services, as a facilitator of services for women when she became a Fellow. Sara has worked as an instructor for women’s networks in SRH, nutrition and basic health care topics. She has also received several trainings in community organization, mental health, and diagnosis. This multi-lingual indigenous leader speaks fluent Tz’utujil and Spanish, as well as basic English and Kakchiquel. Sara studied nursing, and wishes to attain her professional degree. Her goal is to travel to other places to study and broaden her knowledge in her areas of interest. When she was selected as a GOJoven Fellow, Sara was 22 years old.
- Bonifacia Cocom TambrizBony was working at the K’ak’a Naój Association for Women's Development promoting women's integral development in the Department of Sololá when she became a Fellow. This young indigenous leader has had different roles defending women, including teaching adult literacy, as an election monitor in pub...