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Ana Paula Contreras Frias


Ana Contreras is a student at the University of Amsterdam studying Political Science, majoring in Comparative Politics and minoring in Gender Studies. In addition to her academic commitments, she takes an active interest in extracurricular leadership initiatives related to climate change initiatives to support the transformation to a sustainable society and gender equality initiatives to promote an equal and intersectional social environment. Ana has worked as a volunteer with multiple NGOs and social movements in the past. In recent years Ana has worked as a Campaign Organiser for Greenpeace NL, as a member of the Women’s March NL production team, and is currently an Activist Leader with Amnesty International and a member of the fundraising committee for Global Human Rights Defense. Ana hopes to work as a human rights advocate for international organisations one day. The objective of her career is not to be a politician but rather an agent of change.