Conference Presenter Profile

Elba Yanett Coria Marquez

Name: Elba Yanett Coria Marquez

Professional Title: Director

Affiliation: Law Clinic Alaíde Foppa, Universidad Iberoamericana

Country: Mexico

Title of Presentation(s):

  • Cross-Border Clinical Collaboration to Provide Legal Aid and Advocacy for Asylum Seekers

Short Bio: Elba Coria Márquez studied law at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and she studied a M.A. in International Security and Conflict Studies at the Dublin City University in Ireland. For more than 10 yearss, she has worked with national and internacional civil society organizations, promoting and defending the human rights of migrantes, asylum seekers and refugees. Currently, Miss, Coria is the director of the law clinic Alaíde Foppa from the Iberoamerican University. The first and only Law Clinic dedicated to the legal defense of asylum seekers and refugees in Mexico.

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