Claudia Ahumada

YC Member 1999-2010

From Chile

Claudia is a lawyer who also holds an Honors Diploma in Humanities. She has a Master of Laws, with an emphasis on international law and reproductive health, from the University of Toronto, Canada. Claudia has been an active advocate for youth and women’s sexual and reproductive rights for over ten years, both at the local and international level.

She has worked as a legal intern at the Center for Justice and International Law (CEJIL), in Washington DC, as well as at the Center for Reproductive Rights and as a human rights researcher in Chile. Since 2008, she has worked at the World AIDS Campaign.

Her experience in the Youth Coalition, from 1999 to 2010 has continuously inspired her to work on human rights issues following the principle of involvement and leadership by those most affected.