Think Tank Coordinator, Cemefi. Mexico
Ana Maria is the Coordinator of Cemefi in Mexico. She is also an adjunct lecturer at the ALL Institute in Maynooth University. She has worked on human rights and social development at the federal and local governmental levels in Mexico. She was selected as an Inter-American Grassroots Development Fellow for the 2015–16 cycle and the Irish Research Council Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) COFUND Postdoctoral Fellowship programme in 2017. She has explored scaling up good practices in Latin America, Africa and Southeast Asia with a focus on disability and gender.
She holds a Ph.D. in Public Policy from the University of Massachusetts, Boston and an MSc in NGO Management from the London School of Economics and Political Science.