Leila Salazar-Lopez

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Leila Salazar-López, the Program Director at Amazon Watch overseeing its campaigns to defend the Amazon and advance indigenous peoples’ rights, helped launch Amazon Watch’s Clean Up Ecuador Campaign in 2002 and previously served as Director of Rainforest Action Network's Rainforest Agribusiness Campaign and as a Corporate Accountability Organizer at Global Exchange. She is Chicana from Southern California and a proud mother of 2.

www.amazonwatch.org

Sessions:

Women as Democracy Builders: Reclaiming Our Commons from Corporate Power – Friday – October 18, 2013

A Call From the Amazon – Saturday – October 19, 2013