EVS, Volunteer, Cooperation for Development, Immigration, Media, Culture, Multicultural Education, Youth.
If you have information or suggestions about social, cultural and media affairs do not hesitate to contact me; Born in Madrid, Spain in 1982 is the granddaughter of the philosopher Juliana Izquierdo and the artist Ordoñez Valdés. She started studying Media in Madrid but in 2003 continued her studies in Sweden, where worked as well as a director assistant for films, documentaries and music videos. Besides, worked as a writer for a Swedish magazine. After finishing her studies back in Madrid, moved to London where continued working in the film industry but soon started to get involved in social affairs. She co-founded a theater company for people in risk of social exclusion and worked as well with youth, combining theater and education. In 2009 after travelling South America to learn further about its culture, landscapes and migration in the Latin American context, moved back to Madrid where worked in the alternative film industry and started her studies in Cooperation for Development and Immigration. After living in Senegal to develop an in-depth research in Sub-Saharan context and migration, moved to Brussels where worked as an EVS volunteer for DeWereldMorgen.be. One year later, moved to France, where continued developing projects related to the film industry and the international cooperation among countries such as Benin, Togo, Russia, Mexico, Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia and France. Currently is based in her hometown, Madrid, where works in the communication department of International Amnesty.
Journalist, Volunteers Coordinator and Filmmaker. More info about this Youth in Action project: http://ec.europa.eu/youth/index_en.htm