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MONICA ARAYA

Founder and Executive Director, Nivela (Latin America) and Co-Founder of Costa Rica Limpia

Costa Rica

Monica was born and raised in Costa Rica and now splits her time living both there and in Oslo, Norway. She started working on sustainability when she was 19 and has worked on this non-stop for more than 20 years. She has lived, studied, and/or worked in 8 countries in the Americas and Europe. In 2014 Monica founded Nivela, a thought-leadership group devoted to clean development. She also co-founded Costa Rica Limpia, a citizen initiative (limpia means “clean”). Monica studied economics in Costa Rica and environmental management in the US. She earned both a Bachelors and a Masters degree at Costa Rica’s National University. She earned Masters and PhD degrees at Yale University. Combining local and global work is vital to Monica. She writes frequently for the press and online platforms worldwide.

 

 

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ROMY ZYNGIER

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MEREDITH NASH

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TARA SHINE

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ANJANI GANASE

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REBECCA WADDINGTON

REBECCA WADDINGTON

MARIA MOLINA

MARIA MOLINA

KAREN HAWKE

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NATALIA MELCER

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Sonia Castañeda Rial

Sonia Castañeda Rial

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GHISLAINE PLATELL

GHISLAINE PLATELL

LAUREN SANDON

LAUREN SANDON

MELISSA HART

MELISSA HART

KAREN ALEXANDER

KAREN ALEXANDER

Irene Tierney

Irene Tierney

PRIYA GANDHI

PRIYA GANDHI

JULIA WAGEMANN

JULIA WAGEMANN

Cecilia Myers

Cecilia Myers

ADRIANA HUMANES

ADRIANA HUMANES

MARY-ELLEN FEENEY

MARY-ELLEN FEENEY

CARLY QUISENBERRY

CARLY QUISENBERRY

LAURIE LAPAT-POLASKO

LAURIE LAPAT-POLASKO

Erinne Stirling

Erinne Stirling

REBECCA WADE

REBECCA WADE

CAROL AZIZ

CAROL AZIZ

TAMMY EGER

TAMMY EGER

JULIA FABREGA

JULIA FABREGA

Nicola Waldron

Nicola Waldron

Stella Leonardi

Stella Leonardi

Mariana Blanco Bolaños

Mariana Blanco Bolaños

BETH CHRISTIE

BETH CHRISTIE

MONICA ARAYA

MONICA ARAYA

RENATA PIAZZON

RENATA PIAZZON

NATALIE BAREFOOT

NATALIE BAREFOOT

Karen Barton

Karen Barton

ISABEL ZHANG ZHANG

ISABEL ZHANG ZHANG

BINBIN WANG

BINBIN WANG

NATALIE MILLÁN AGUIÑAGA

NATALIE MILLÁN AGUIÑAGA

KATHARINA F HEIL

KATHARINA F HEIL

ELVIRA POLOCZANSKA

ELVIRA POLOCZANSKA

CRISTINA OTANO JIMENEZ

CRISTINA OTANO JIMENEZ

YURONG YU

YURONG YU

Stephanie Baldwin Spincer

Stephanie Baldwin Spincer

KATHLEEN PATRICK

KATHLEEN PATRICK

RENATE EGAN

RENATE EGAN

MONICA GREEN

MONICA GREEN

GILLIAN STARLING

GILLIAN STARLING

ZHIMIN MAO

ZHIMIN MAO

ELERI HARRIS

ELERI HARRIS

Kathryn Michie

Kathryn Michie

AIMEE BLISS

AIMEE BLISS

BIANCA DAS

BIANCA DAS

MONICA NARANJO

MONICA NARANJO

CHRISTINA DEVORSHAK

CHRISTINA DEVORSHAK

LINDSAY STRINGER

LINDSAY STRINGER

LAURA FERNÁNDEZ

LAURA FERNÁNDEZ

ALEXANDRA JONES

ALEXANDRA JONES

Johanna Johnson

Johanna Johnson

INES MELENDEZ

INES MELENDEZ

HELEN O’CONNOR

HELEN O’CONNOR

CHARLOTTE (CHUNGUANG) WANG

CHARLOTTE (CHUNGUANG) WANG

JESSICA BRAINARD

JESSICA BRAINARD

LI WANG

LI WANG

NAT RAISBECK-BROWN

NAT RAISBECK-BROWN

JULIETTE TOBIAS-WEBB

JULIETTE TOBIAS-WEBB

SARAH JOHNS

SARAH JOHNS

XIAO SHEN

XIAO SHEN

JAY GOMBOSO

JAY GOMBOSO

JESSICA REEVES

JESSICA REEVES

GABRIELA SARDINHA

GABRIELA SARDINHA

NICOLE WEBSTER

NICOLE WEBSTER

ANNA CABRE

ANNA CABRE

KIRSTEN MACLEAN

KIRSTEN MACLEAN

HEIDI STELTZER

HEIDI STELTZER

MELISSA WHITE

MELISSA WHITE

YI LUO

YI LUO

SÍLE NIC CHORMAIC

SÍLE NIC CHORMAIC

ANAIS PAGES

ANAIS PAGES

BRITTA DENISE HARDESTY

BRITTA DENISE HARDESTY

Alison Thieme

Alison Thieme

XIAOYUAN “CHARLENE” REN

XIAOYUAN “CHARLENE” REN

FERN WICKSON

FERN WICKSON

DANIELA LAINEZ DEL POZO

DANIELA LAINEZ DEL POZO

RACHEL COOPER

RACHEL COOPER

GINGER (YI-CHUN) YEH

GINGER (YI-CHUN) YEH

NICOLE HELLESSEY

NICOLE HELLESSEY

Emma Pidduck

Emma Pidduck

LUCY FORDE

LUCY FORDE

PHILIPPA WRIGHT

PHILIPPA WRIGHT

Jennifer Verduin

Jennifer Verduin

ANABELLA PALACIOS

ANABELLA PALACIOS

XIMENA AGUILAR VEGA

XIMENA AGUILAR VEGA

KRUSHIL PATRICIA MAIRINGI WATENE

KRUSHIL PATRICIA MAIRINGI WATENE

AMANDA LEWIS

AMANDA LEWIS

COLLEEN FILIPPA

COLLEEN FILIPPA

LILY BROWN

LILY BROWN

NANCY AUERBACH

NANCY AUERBACH

KAREN JOYCE

KAREN JOYCE

AMANDA DAVIES

AMANDA DAVIES

MARGARITA LOPEZ RIVAS

MARGARITA LOPEZ RIVAS

SARAH CHARNAUD

SARAH CHARNAUD

NIINA KAUTTO

NIINA KAUTTO

MARJI PUOTINEN

MARJI PUOTINEN

WYNET SMITH

WYNET SMITH

NICHOLA CLARK

NICHOLA CLARK

SAMANTHA HALL

SAMANTHA HALL

Rachel Cameron

Rachel Cameron

SAMANTHA ELIE

SAMANTHA ELIE

JENNIFER WOODGATE

JENNIFER WOODGATE

ALISON DAVIES

ALISON DAVIES

ROBYN LUCAS

ROBYN LUCAS

Noa Gonzalez Borrajo

Noa Gonzalez Borrajo

CHRISTINA (TINA) SCHROEDER

CHRISTINA (TINA) SCHROEDER

JENNI PENROSE

JENNI PENROSE

RACHAEL BICE

RACHAEL BICE

Jacqueline Madsen

Jacqueline Madsen

AMANDA SINCLAIR

AMANDA SINCLAIR

BELINDA FAIRBROTHER

BELINDA FAIRBROTHER

KIARA CROOK

KIARA CROOK

ALICE RUHWEZA

ALICE RUHWEZA

Misty Dawn Thorose

Misty Dawn Thorose

YALIMAY JIMENEZ

YALIMAY JIMENEZ

WUYING LIN

WUYING LIN

PHOEBE BARNARD

PHOEBE BARNARD

Emma Church

Emma Church

HOLLY NORTH

HOLLY NORTH

NIAMH BRIGID SHAW

NIAMH BRIGID SHAW

ELLEN MOON

ELLEN MOON

RACHELLE BALEZ

RACHELLE BALEZ

NATALIE UNTERSTELL

NATALIE UNTERSTELL

FERN HAMES

FERN HAMES

SARAH CONOLLY

SARAH CONOLLY

SHANNON BABB

SHANNON BABB

Eva Sirantoine

Eva Sirantoine

MOLLY CHRISTENSEN

MOLLY CHRISTENSEN

CATHY MOIR

CATHY MOIR

JUSTINE VIRGINIA MURRAY

JUSTINE VIRGINIA MURRAY

Gillian McCloskey

Gillian McCloskey

SHELLEY BALL

SHELLEY BALL

STEPHANIE LANGEROCK

STEPHANIE LANGEROCK

KAREN JOHNS

KAREN JOHNS

LUNGI MCHUNU

LUNGI MCHUNU

CHRISTINA KIRSCH

CHRISTINA KIRSCH

ANNA VINKHUYZEN

ANNA VINKHUYZEN

DEBORAH O’CONNELL

DEBORAH O’CONNELL

RAEANNE MILLER

RAEANNE MILLER

Imogen Fraser

Imogen Fraser

LAUREN DUBOIS

LAUREN DUBOIS

HELEN CORNEY

HELEN CORNEY

MARINA MANSILLA HERMANN

MARINA MANSILLA HERMANN

ANNE CHRISTIANSON

ANNE CHRISTIANSON

LINH DO

LINH DO

ABEER AL SAUD

ABEER AL SAUD

LIZ RICKMAN

LIZ RICKMAN

Louise Carroll

Louise Carroll

Sarah Marshall

Sarah Marshall

CLAUDIA ALVARADO

CLAUDIA ALVARADO

MARISSA PARROTT

MARISSA PARROTT

MOREANGELS MUCHANETA MBIZAH

MOREANGELS MUCHANETA MBIZAH

ANNA COLUCCI

ANNA COLUCCI

JUSTINE BARRETT

JUSTINE BARRETT

ALESSANDRA SALGADO

ALESSANDRA SALGADO

IDA KUBISZEWSKI

IDA KUBISZEWSKI

CHARLOTTE CONN

CHARLOTTE CONN

SARAH HAMYLTON

SARAH HAMYLTON

MELANIA GUERRA CARRILLO

MELANIA GUERRA CARRILLO

AMELIA SELLARS

AMELIA SELLARS

ELANOR HUNTINGTON

ELANOR HUNTINGTON

JAS CHAMBERS

JAS CHAMBERS

SANDRA KERBLER

SANDRA KERBLER

STACEY NOEL

STACEY NOEL

PAULA HANASZ

PAULA HANASZ

Katri Harmoinen

Katri Harmoinen

ANAIS MACHARD

ANAIS MACHARD

ANIKA MOLESWORTH

ANIKA MOLESWORTH

KATE MACMASTER

KATE MACMASTER

REBECCA SMYTH

REBECCA SMYTH

ADRIANA SOTO

ADRIANA SOTO

Shiyu Rachel Wang

Shiyu Rachel Wang

KA-MING WU

KA-MING WU

Emily Cross

Emily Cross

Julianna Gwiszcz

Julianna Gwiszcz

HANA STAROBOVA

HANA STAROBOVA

NAOMI TUCKER

NAOMI TUCKER

GINA ZIERVOGEL

GINA ZIERVOGEL

WING CHAN

WING CHAN

MAISA ROJAS

MAISA ROJAS

STEPHANIE DOLRENRY

STEPHANIE DOLRENRY

KIRSTEN LEE

KIRSTEN LEE

DANIELLE NEMBHARD

DANIELLE NEMBHARD

CAROL DEVINE

CAROL DEVINE

CAROLINA GARCIA

CAROLINA GARCIA

YONA NEBEL-JACOBSEN

YONA NEBEL-JACOBSEN

ASHTON GAINSFORD

ASHTON GAINSFORD

Kaylee Prince

Kaylee Prince

Mariana Campos

Mariana Campos

HEIDI PASS

HEIDI PASS

XUEHUA ZHANG

XUEHUA ZHANG

LINDA ROMANOVSKA

LINDA ROMANOVSKA

DEBORAH PARDO

DEBORAH PARDO

ANTHEA NICHOLLS

ANTHEA NICHOLLS

LESLEY SEFCIK

LESLEY SEFCIK

MICHELE FINN

MICHELE FINN

AMY GOODBRAND

AMY GOODBRAND

RAELENE FORBES

RAELENE FORBES

CLOTHILDE LANGLAIS

CLOTHILDE LANGLAIS

AMAL-LEE AMIN

AMAL-LEE AMIN

Rachael Dudaniec

Rachael Dudaniec

CHARLIE HINDLE

CHARLIE HINDLE

YUXI LEI

YUXI LEI

TRACY CAI

TRACY CAI

JESS MUKIRI

JESS MUKIRI

MERRYN MCKINNON

MERRYN MCKINNON

REBECCA HANDCOCK

REBECCA HANDCOCK

ALBA AGUION

ALBA AGUION

MADELEINE BRASIER

MADELEINE BRASIER

MATILDA MACKAY-SIM

MATILDA MACKAY-SIM

ELEANOR BRUCE

ELEANOR BRUCE

RACHEL ZOMBOR

RACHEL ZOMBOR

MELINDA FITZGERALD

MELINDA FITZGERALD

CHRISTELLE AUGUSTE

CHRISTELLE AUGUSTE

VALERIE SAGE

VALERIE SAGE

REBECCA DOYLE

REBECCA DOYLE

CHARITY MUNDAVA

CHARITY MUNDAVA

TONI MIZEREK

TONI MIZEREK

Shuling Huang

Shuling Huang

KERRY NICKOLS

KERRY NICKOLS

SHARON DAVIS

SHARON DAVIS

MARGARET BARBOUR

MARGARET BARBOUR

HUMERA IQBAL

HUMERA IQBAL

SHARNA JAMADAR

SHARNA JAMADAR

HINEMOA ELDER

HINEMOA ELDER

TRISTY FAIRFIELD

TRISTY FAIRFIELD

AMELIA LETVIN

AMELIA LETVIN

ELENA JOLI

ELENA JOLI

SUE MAUGER

SUE MAUGER

KERRYN (KERRY) O’BRIEN

KERRYN (KERRY) O’BRIEN

ROSHNI SHARMA

Jacqueline Lawrence-Sansbury

Jacqueline Lawrence-Sansbury

KATHRYN SCOTT

KATHRYN SCOTT

ANDREA MANGEL RAVENTOS

ANDREA MANGEL RAVENTOS

JUSTINE SHAW

JUSTINE SHAW

METTE HOE

METTE HOE

DEBORAH BOWER

DEBORAH BOWER

MELISSA HAEFFNER

MELISSA HAEFFNER

RUTH LUSCOMBE

RUTH LUSCOMBE

Theresa Löber

Theresa Löber

SOPHIE ADAMS

SOPHIE ADAMS

CLARE BOND

CLARE BOND

SARAH BROUGH

SARAH BROUGH

VALENTINA TARANOVIC

VALENTINA TARANOVIC

LAURA TROTTA

LAURA TROTTA

SIMONE BAUCH

SIMONE BAUCH

Alexandra Deprez

Alexandra Deprez

AMIE FIGUEIREDO

AMIE FIGUEIREDO

JORDAN FINDLEY

JORDAN FINDLEY

BRIONY ANKOR

BRIONY ANKOR

GAIA DELL’ARICCIA

GAIA DELL’ARICCIA

IRYNA DRONOVA

IRYNA DRONOVA

María Jesús Rapanague

María Jesús Rapanague

PATRICIA DUNNE

PATRICIA DUNNE

NINA MCLEAN

NINA MCLEAN

PRISCILA CHAVES MARTÍNEZ

PRISCILA CHAVES MARTÍNEZ

CAROL SILBERBERG

CAROL SILBERBERG

Sue Bestow

Sue Bestow

Catherine Wheller

Catherine Wheller

JENN LODER

JENN LODER

Catherine Nielsen

Catherine Nielsen

ANITA GOH

ANITA GOH

NATASHA HENDRICK

NATASHA HENDRICK

LEANNE EVERINGHAM

LEANNE EVERINGHAM

PALOMA CORVALAN

PALOMA CORVALAN

DYAN DENAPOLI

DYAN DENAPOLI

GLENNA MCGREGOR

GLENNA MCGREGOR

YAXIN YAN

YAXIN YAN

ANA CHANG

ANA CHANG

YVONNE AVARO

YVONNE AVARO

YITING WANG

YITING WANG

TIFFINI JONES

TIFFINI JONES

JOANA PICOTO CORREIA

JOANA PICOTO CORREIA

Anindita Samsu

Anindita Samsu

LISA ELENZ

LISA ELENZ

CECILE GODDE

CECILE GODDE

MARIA DIGIANO

MARIA DIGIANO

NANCY GLENN

NANCY GLENN

ERICA DONNER

ERICA DONNER

ANDREA ROBINSON

ANDREA ROBINSON

JOANNA YOUNG

JOANNA YOUNG

SHARON ROBINSON

SHARON ROBINSON

DANIELLE MEDEK

DANIELLE MEDEK

CRISTINA VENABLES

CRISTINA VENABLES

SAMANTHA GROVER

SAMANTHA GROVER

Sara Stewart

Sara Stewart

JEANETTE STARPINE

JEANETTE STARPINE

SANDRA LETITIA GUZMAN LUNA

SANDRA LETITIA GUZMAN LUNA

JANE CUNNEEN

JANE CUNNEEN

Caroline Corrigan

Caroline Corrigan

SEONA MEHARG

SEONA MEHARG

ANISHA HUMPHREYS

ANISHA HUMPHREYS

BLANCA BERNAL

BLANCA BERNAL

LINDA THOMPSON

LINDA THOMPSON

CAROLE DURUSSEL

CAROLE DURUSSEL

JOHANNA SPEIRS

JOHANNA SPEIRS

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