Paulina Ortega joined the Inter-American Dialogue in 2018 as a Communications Coordinator with the Migration, Remittances and Development Program.
Prior to joining the Dialogue, Paulina worked for the Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation (AMEXCID). Paulina has studied and interned in Colombia and France. She speaks Spanish, English and French.
Paulina earned a BA in International Relations from Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City, and a MS in Foreign Service with a concentration in international development from Georgetown University. She also holds a certificate in Refugees and Humanitarian Crises from the Institute for the Study of International Migration at Georgetown University.
Con el fin de ayudar a que los jóvenes guatemaltecos desarrollen habilidades preprofesionales que se traduzcan en un valor agregado para su carrera futura, el proyecto Oportunidades para mi Comunidad implementa desde el año 2017, un programa de educación extracurricular
To help Guatemalan youth build pre-professional skills that translate into an added value for their future career, the Opportunities for My Community project is implementing, since 2017, an extracurricular program