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Consultant, knowledge sharing
About Me (biography or organization description)
Marcia is a consultant whose experience has focused on knowledge sharing projects related to environmental management, urban planning, and information and communication technologies since 1996. She has an academic background in Environmental Sciences (BSc) and Urban Planning (MES), and has worked in Canada, Brazil, Mexico and Malaysia. She is currently completing a MFA in Documentary Media at Ryerson University (Toronto, Canada) with a focus on development of participatory visual narratives.
Around the globe, women are less likely than men to have access to technology. This is a gap that exists in developing and developed countries alike. With an aim to address this issue and propose ways to empower young women, ECOSOC and ITU hosted a…