RESEARCH GROUP

LAURA SOFÍA RIVERA
Laura Sofía Rivera

Laura Sofía is completing her first year of studies in political science at Concordia University. She holds a Baccalaureate in honours math with a minor in physics from McGill University. Laura was born in Colombia and raised in Panama, Colombia and Canada.  She has always been interested in understanding systems of violence and oppression in developing countries and the role that international organizations and developed nations play in maintaining them. Laura wishes to expand her knowledge on human rights, Latin American politics, clientelism and environmentalism, to eventually focus her studies on a field she feels passionate about.

Fields of interest:
-Latin America
-International Relations
-Comparative Politics
-Clientelism