Adriana Paz Ramirez

Adriana Paz, BA in Communications and Journalism, is a Bolivian journalist, community organizer and popular educator with over 10 years of experience working in social justice issues with a diverse group of grass roots movements, especially with indigenous women in Bolivia. She has a background in community radio broadcasting and alternative media. Adriana is founder member and organizer of Justicia for Migrant Workers BC, a grassroots organization advocating for migrant farm workers social, economic and labour rights in Canada. She has participated in research studies and written about migrant farmworkers in the border of Bolivia/Argentina and in BC, Canada. In the past she managed the UBC Certificate in International Development. She is currently engaged in Masters studies at the University of British Columbia researching about transnational organizing models for migrant farmworkers in North America.