Picture – Jennifer Diaz Pareja


Nominated by Asociación Agencia Red Cultural

All 2022 Children’s Peace Prize Nominees

Jennifer is motivated and passionate about the sexual and reproductive rights of adolescent girls and raises her voice on this issue. Jennifer co-produced the podcast series Radio Guayaba con Gusano, stories of young people in the District of Aguablanca. This project made visible the points of view, problems and proposals of young people regarding the development of sexuality, gender-based violence experienced by girls and adolescents, substance use, violence in neighbourhoods among young people. In the short term, Jennifer intends to continue with the project of sexual and reproductive rights of girls and young women, with the occupation of reading and occupation of children’s free time in her territory. Jennifer sets out to make history with her work and to transform the realities of girls and young women in Cali and Colombia.