Cecilia Lazara

Cecilia Lazara

Research and Advocacy Intern (Latin America programs)

Cecilia is a Research and Advocacy intern for Latin America programs. She is pursuing a Master in Global Affairs at New York University with a concentration on International Development and Humanitarian Assistance and a specialization in global gender studies. At NYU she conducted peacebuilding research in Chaparral (Colombia), analyzing the strategies used by women to address their status as victims of the internal armed conflict.

Prior to her studies, she worked in the Argentinian Senate and in a Social Observatory, where she investigated gender policies and advocacy strategies for women’s sexual and reproductive rights. Cecilia has also worked as Head of Logistics for an international Food Broker.  She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Universidad del Salvador in Buenos Aires, where she graduated with honors.

cecilia@gnwp.org