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Ana Rivera on the strategies of the resistance movement in Honduras
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Ana Rivera will be speaking about the current situation in Honduras and the strategies and needs of the resistance movement.
This event is sponsored by BALASC (Bay Area Latin America Solidarity Coalition)
Ana Gabriela Rivera is a 25 year old resistance leader from the organization Los Necios based in Honduras’ capital, Tegucigalpa. Ana was enrolled at the Catholic University of Honduras, studying
for an Environmental Engineering degree when the coup against President Jose Manuel Zelaya occurred in 2009. At that moment Ana joined the political resistance movement. Within the Los Necios Organization Ana was chosen to coordinate
the creation of the Feminist Marxist Collective called Las Necias, at the same time maintaining the environmental agenda, writing articles for the newspaper Los Necios and social networks. Fighting in the streets, raising the flags of sexual diversity, participation of women, rights for freedom and also growing professionally and ideologically in the training school of Los Necios, Ana has become a youth leader. Currently she is Secretary of International Affairs for Los Necios and sub coordinator of the Feminist Collective Las Necias.