Ana Gabriela Ferreira

Brazil Country Representative (Gerente de Projetos) 

Ana Gabriela Ferreira, a professor and criminal and human rights lawyer, joins the Rise Up team as the Project Manager and Country Representative for Brazil. Her commitment to gender justice is backed by extensive human rights experience in both the public and private spheres. She has worked with civil society organizations and collectives for many years, with an emphasis on intersectional perspectives, and has published books and articles about gender and racial bias in the criminal justice system.

Ana Gabriela studied gender and reproductive rights at the University of Buenos Aires, University Diego Portales, and the University of Pittsburgh. She holds a law degree and a master’s degree in public law from the Federal University of Bahia, with specializations in civil litigation.