Who is Rebeca Peralta, the woman who accompanied López-Gatell in Oaxaca?

Rebeca Peralta Mariñelarena is the woman with whom the Undersecretary of Health is seen, Hugo Lopez-Gatell, in the images captured from his vacations in Zipolite, Oaxaca.

They were seen together, for the first time, at a dinner in October at the Cologne Rome, but who is Rebeca Peralta?

Peralta identifies himself in his account Twitter as “Mexican-Bolivian, Latin American and Latin Americanist”.

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Graduated from the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) with a degree and master’s degree in Latin American Studies, and today she works as director of International Liaison at the Undersecretariat of Education in the Ministry of Public Education (SEP).

She has served as coordinator of the working group “Geopolitics, regional integration and world system” at the Latin American Council of Social Sciences (Clacso), an international non-governmental institution created in 1967 from an initiative of the UNESCO.

He was also a teacher in the Simón Bolívar Andean University, in Bolivia, where she also worked as general director of planning of the Ministry of Mining and Metallurgy (2016-2019), in the government of Evo Morales until he resigned, in October 2019, accusing a coup. It was after that that he joined the SEP in Mexico.

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In Clacso, she is the author of the article “Bolivia: an authoritarian drift”, in which she questions the turn that the country took after Evo’s departure from power.

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