Mentors by Geographic Region: Central and South America

Alessandra Abe Pacini

Space Physicist and Writer (NWRA/ InSpace)

Thais Russomano

Space Physiology and Aerospace Medicine; Founder and CEO of InnovaSpace Ltd, UK

Victoria Valdivia

Space Policy Advisor, Chilean Air Force and Researcher, Center for Aerospace Strategic Studies

Notice: Network Mentors take independent committments to promote gender equality and women’s empowerment in the space sector and do not hold official affiliation or status with the United Nations. The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs is not liable for any words spoken or actions taken by Network Mentors. Links, citations, or other references to external websites do not consitute an endorsement on the part of the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs or the United Nations.

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