The Viceminister of Postsecondary Education
Actualizado: 10 de abril de 2023
Ana Carolina Quijano Valencia
Ana Carolina Quijano Valencia, Afro-descendant woman from Cali. She is professional in International Business and Finance from Santiago de Cali University she got a Master in International Business with Emphasis in Latin America, Europe and Asia from Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona.
During her professional life, Ana Carolina has fused academia with public politics, with the purpose of serving the community from public spaces. She got a scholarship at the High Government School of the Manos Visibles organization. from 2017 to 2019, She led the Undersecretariat for Gender Equality in Santiago de Cali, with a focus on Human Rights, she got recognition of gender-based violence and economic autonomy.
Her legacy in defense of women's rights continued in advising the Presidential Council for Women's Equality in 2020 and then reinforced her role on the fight against poverty and inequality, being Secretary of Education in Jamundí, Valle del Cauca during 2020 and 2022.