Jenny Barry is the Head of Development at Fondo Semillas. She holds a master’s degree in Gender and Development from the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) at the University of Sussex, England, and for over ten years she has dedicated her career to the promotion of women’s rights.Espanol |
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