Silvia Villegas

University of the Andes in Colombia

Silvia Villegas is an undergraduate student studying government and public affairs at the University of the Andes in Colombia. Her case study “Reducing Maternal Mortality in an Indigenous Community in Colombia” was the wining student submission in the 2019 GDI Case Study Competition. She is part of her school’s student newspaper where she writes about the dynamics of the Colombian armed conflict in Cauca, one of Colombia’s most violent areas. She is representing Colombia as a delegate for the 2019 Intercollegiate Business Convention organized by Harvard Women in Business. She is presently formulating a socially-oriented project where aimed at helping young indigenous girls have better cognitive development.

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