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Communications Coordinator, Galapagos Science Center

Karina is a documentary filmmaker, who graduated from Universidad San Francisco de Quito (Ecuador) with a degree in Film and TV Production. In 2011 she got a master’s degree in “Documentary Film” at Escuela de Cine Internacional de Barcelona (Spain). Currently, she is in the process of completing a research master’s degree in Socio-environmental Studies at Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales (Ecuador).

Karina knows environmental communication and the management of social networks. Between 2015 – 2017, she worked in the Communication Directorate of the Ministry of the Environment of Ecuador where she developed several communication campaigns focused on education and environmental awareness, and between 2018 – 2019 she worked at Radio Pichincha Communications where she developed several communication products about the socio-environmental problems that afflict the rural areas of the province of Pichincha.

Karina enjoys nature and is focused on the development of powerful communication to make audiences aware of a more harmonious relationship with Mother Earth.