Paola Villa Torres
Former Communications and Outreach Intern
Paola interned in the Publications and Dissemination unit at UNRISD in July 2009 as an intern. She assisted with updating the institute’s website, media outreach and information dissemination.
Before joining UNRISD, she worked as an assistant and project manager at a consulting firm specializing in communications' strategies and media relations. She was in charge of media outreach for international and financial events.
She also worked as an editorial assistant in a Foundation for childrens' education in Mexico City and as a director’s assistant at an advertising company.
Paola holds a Bachelors degree in Communications from the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City and at the time of her internship with UNRISD was finishing an MA in Communication and Media Sciences at the University of Geneva.