Speakers

Stephanie Carolina Castro Cabarcas

On-Line Courses Manager, Youth Action for Change

Currently Ms Castro Cabarcas is Executive Director & Founder Member of NGO Comité de Derechos Humanos y Convivencia Ciudadana CODEHUC in Colombia. Besides the above, she works voluntarily as Online courses Manager for NGO Youth Action for Change. She also has been volunteering for organisations such as the Norwegian Refugee Council and ILSA on legal advice to people displaced by conflict in Colombia and social projects with some poor communities in the region of Espirito Santo, Brazil. During the last 6 years Ms Castro Cabarcas worked as a human rights activist with several civic organizations in social development projects and has coordinated projects designed to benefit victims of internal armed conflict in particular to victims from ethnic minorities in Colombia. She studied Law at the University of Magdalena, Colombia. She has academic training in human rights and peace building carried out in the University "Faculdade de Aracruz" in Brazil and University Of Aveiro in Portugal.