Paola is a member of the Conducción Nacional, the policymaking body of the Women’s Secretariat of the OTEP AUTÉNTICA SINDICATO NACIONAL (Paraguay). She is also a member of the Regional Committee of Education International for Latin America. She has a degree in Literature and a postgraduate degree in University Didactics. She is a secondary school teacher who teaches Spanish and Guaraní and is a professor of Paraguayan Culture and Hispano-American Literature at the National University of Asunción. She is a member of the educational policy team of the Consejo Latinoamericano de Ciencias Sociales (CLACSO).
Written by Paola Giménez
Within the framework of a profoundly sexist culture, the phenomenon of gender-based violence is linked to violence against women, children and adolescents, particularly those from the poorest sectors of society and those belonging to indigenous communities. Paraguay has one of the highest rates of child sexual abuse in South America:...#16dayscampaign | "Gender-Based Violence in Paraguay: The Other Pandemic", by Paola Giménez (OTEP AUTÉNTICA).