Co-founder of Engajamundo (www.engajamundo.org) and Free the Future movement (www.freethefuture.net), in the fight for climate justice through lots of happiness, energy and dancing.
Activist and social entrepreneur, Raquel’s life mission is to work with people and organizations that seek the convergence of ideas and purposes for balance in social relations, respect for the environment and the formation of solid solidary citizens. Co-founder of Engajamundo, has extensive experience in youth mobilization, project development and coordination of non-hierarchical teams. Raquel has already represented the organization in several international conferences in defense of climate justice, with emphasis on the speech at COP21 – UN Conference on Climate Change. Dancer in her spare time, on stage or in the flow of the music of life, today she lives in the Amazon, strengthening the role of young people from traditional communities. Fellow of Ashoka Brazil and a board member of democraciaAbierta/ openDemocracy.