Raquel Armendariz Sucunza

Program Associate, Networks and Youth

Networks Program and SDSN Youth

Paris, France

Raquel Armendariz Sucunza is a Program Associate, Networks & Youth at SDSN. As a communications and advocacy professional with international experience working for leading environmental educational and sustainability organizations, Raquel has demonstrated her ability to implement projects to drive positive change. She holds a bachelor's in international relations and a postgraduate diploma in public policy and is a master's candidate in communication, culture, society, and politics.

As a climate and human rights advocate passionate about environmental and sustainable action and international cooperation, Raquel uses storytelling to promote positive change and champion a prosperous and sustainable world. Her impactful articles have found a platform in various international media outlets, contributing to the global discourse on critical issues. In addition to her professional and academic credentials, Raquel is also a trained and certified Climate Reality Leader, a former Girl Up community leader, a member of UNESCO's SDG4 Youth and Student Network, and serves as the Communications Lead at the Global Schools Program, solidifying her dedication to advancing climate action, sustainability, and education.