Erika-Alicia Ranke-Farro

Erika Ranke-Farro is a master's student in political science at the Université de Montréal with a specialization in public and international affairs and holds a bachelor's degree in International Studies at the Université de Montréal with a specialization in international cooperation and development. She is interested in the analysis of North-South relations and the role of international organizations on development and the maintenance of inequalities.  

An active participant in the Global Minerals Local Communities (GMLC) project under the direction of Professor Dominique Caouette, Erika Ranke-Farro has also produced a documentary series entitled The Canadian Talk on Canadian mining development issues in countries such as the Philippines and Guatemala. Involved since her arrival in Canada with the immigrant community, Erika Ranke-Farro's objective is to give visibility and make accessible to the general public the issues that affect the most vulnerable communities.   

Fields of Interest 
Latin America 
Resistance, exclusion, repression and social movements 
Immigration and racism  
International relations and interference