Maria Suarez Toro

Joined Jan 2020
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About Me

Seventy one year old, resident in Manzanillo, Talamanca in coast. She has a PhD in Pedagogical Mediation (Applied Holistic Education) of the La Salle University in Costa Rica and a Masters Degree in Eduction from Albany State Education (SUNY) in N.Y. She is a journalist,radio producer, schoold teacher and university professor, a social activist in human rights women’s rights and the environment, a fisherwoman and scuba diver. She is currently an underwater archaeology trainee in NAS curriculum, having completed the first two levels; has coordinated three Field Work programs in the Cahuita National Parks in Costa Rica under the stewardship of the Centro Comunitario de Buceo Embajadores y Embajadoras del Mar, the expertise and scientific conduction of the UEC staff and the permits by the Park authorities. Coordinator and convernor of three Seminars Legados en el Mar Caribe Sur about community underwater archeology in Costa Rica’s Caribbean together with UCR sede Caribe and ASOPESCAHUI.

My Vision

The ocean is our home, yet we are hardly teaching the next generation to care for it, know it and honor it. It holds our untold history.

Needs

Tell the stories I publish, honor the women who make history.

Abilities

Telling other stories by women who are changing the world as we know it.

Interests

Empowering GirlsWomen and the EnvironmentWomen in Leadership

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Maria Suarez Toro commented on Real Women International, Talamanca Mar 13 Maria Suarez Toro commented on This March 8th we honor two women who bring ancestral knowledge and científic knowledge together Mar 10 Maria Suarez Toro commented on Tona Ina and the 310th Anniversary of the Day I Lost my Light Mar 06 Maria Suarez Toro commented on Soon in English, a local World Pulse meeting in Costa Rica celebrated awards to its members Feb 18 Maria Suarez Toro commented on Awards go to... Congratulations to each and all and to World Pulse Feb 02 Maria Suarez Toro commented on Being accountable to our community about our actions in World Pulse Feb 04 Maria Suarez Toro commented on Community Cultural Maritime Archaeology in Costa Rica´s Southern Caribbean Feb 05 Maria Suarez Toro commented on Wings of the Butterfly: Invisible Women in History who made amazing contributions Feb 04 Maria Suarez Toro commented on Two weeks of protracted earthquake are enough to know that solidarity is the spice of live Jan 31 Maria Suarez Toro commented on An Imminent Earthquake Two Years After Two Hurricanes is Too Much Trauma but Lots of Resilency Feb 01 Maria Suarez Toro commented on Postulate three women Caribe Sur Costa Rica ... SPIRIT de World Pulse Jan 27 Maria Suarez Toro commented on Sonia Rodríguez Brown, creating support networks for local youth to holistically develop Jan 06 Maria Suarez Toro commented on Ana Maria Arenas in Costa Rica´s Southern Caribbean dedicates her best energies to voice diversity in social media Jan 06 Maria Suarez Toro commented on Gloriana Brenes Gonzalez in Costa Rica Southern Caribbean is president of an organization that is empowering women to scuba dive with a purpose Jan 06 Maria Suarez Toro commented on Girls from Costa Rica Dream Big Jan 06