Alda Facio

JASS Mesoamerica


Alda Facio is a lawyer, scholar, and feminist activist with experience in both grassroots movements and formal legal and UN contexts. Facio serves as a regional advisor of San José and Costa Rica for JASS Mesoamerica.

Featured Work

NOV 5, 2003 Article

Human Rights Dialogue (1994–2005): Series 2 No. 10 (Fall 2003): Violence Against Women: Articles: How the Seed Was Planted

Alda Facio explains how women in Latin America put the issue of violence against women on the map.