Francys Valdivia

Nicaragua  |  President, Association of Mothers of April


Francys Valdivia is President of Nicaragua’s Association of Mothers of April (AMA). The Association represents family members of those killed during the Ortega regime’s suppression of democracy in mid-2018. An emerging women’s rights advocate from a rural agricultural village in northern Nicaragua, Valdivia became the founding president of AMA following the extrajudicial killing of her brother.

Valdivia was an event speaker at the Dialogue.

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