President of the Flora Tristán Peruvian Women’s Centre
Cecilia Olea is President of the Flora Tristán Peruvian Women’s Centre and representative of Articulación Feminista Marcosur.
A social anthropology graduate, she specialised in the design and execution of gender-focused projects with emphasis on training and the creation and monitoring of inter-institutional spaces.
As a consultant on women and gender issues to development agencies, she has done diagnostic work on gender and inter-culturalism for institutions such as the UNO and the OAS. She has also written numerous books and articles on gender and on human rights of indigenous women.