For our third edition of SIPA Summer Series, I’ll introduce you to Julia Fiske Anderson, MIA ’15. Julia spent her summer trekking around Colombia with the Center on International Conflict Resolution and UNDP-Columbia. Her team focused on the effect of oil exploration and extraction in campesino and Afro-Colombian communities in Antioquia and Chocó.
Hometown: Seaside, Florida
Before SIPA: Mass Atrocity and Human Trafficking Prevention Foundation
Goals: Work in Washington, D.C. on security and human rights in low-intensity conflicts
Summer Experience: ICR Practicum, Center on International Conflict Resolution & UNDP-Columbia, Medellin & Villavicencio, Colombia
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Read more about Julia’s summer here.