Brisa is a member of Citizens' Initiative for the Promotion of a Dialogue Culture, which provides a forum for young Mexicans.
In this interview you can learn more about the reasons why most Mexicans migrating to the US are younger than 30 years old and about the issues arising from the deportation of people who have spent most of their lives in the US.
Brisa has a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in International Relations from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), as well as a specialisation in Global Governance from the German Development Institute (DIE).
In the past ten years, she has collaborated with various institutions of civil society, academia and international development cooperation on projects related to such topics as strengthening civil society organisations, good governance, migration and NGOs diplomacy. In addition, she has participated as a civil society delegate in various forums and high-level meetings held within the framework of the United Nations and other international organisations.
Brisa has also written various opinion and academic articles about fair trade, migration, NGOs diplomacy and multi-stakeholder dialogues.
She currently works at the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) office in Mexico, as a consultant for resources and alliances mobilization.