Trainer Bios

Luz A. Orozco, Muysca-Chibcha, Colombia. Luz Orozco holds a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and Linguistics from Smith College, and a certificate in Native American and Indigenous Studies from the Five Colleges. Currently, she is working with human rights and environmental movements for the protection of forests and rivers from fracking, as well as working with youth groups for the awareness of human rights violations committed by paramilitaries, guerrilla and criminal bands towards community leaders and environmentalists in Colombia. She is a member of the intertribal Coalition of Indigenous Activists for Santurban.