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In January 2001, i followed my passion of using ICT to increase motivation and participation of young girls and women and co-founded GYSA a community based organisation that empowers young girls and boys using sports as a mobilization tool.
Juanita Islas is the program coordinator for the IWMF’s Latin America Reporting Initiative, Adelante. Prior to joining the IWMF, Islas worked at AMGlobal Consulting and supported a number of entities such as the Organization of American States, the Center for International Policy, Colombia’s National Planning Department (DNP) and the Woodrow Wilson Mexico Institute.
Muthaka Ilot Alphonse has over ten years of experience working directly with communities focusing on gender equality promotion, sexual and gender based violence, LGBTI rights, peace building, and positive masculinity.