COORDINATOR, IMPUNITY CAMPAIGN & JOURNALIST ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
Salazar-Ferro became coordinator of these two programs in January 2009 after serving four years as research associate for CPJ's Americas program.
is a native of Bogotá, Colombia, and grew up in New York.
Fluent in Spanish, English and French, Salazar-Ferro has an MA in anthropology at Universidad de los Andes, in Bogotá and graduated from the University of Virginia with a bachelor's degree in anthropology and comparative literature.
Salazar-Ferro worked for the United Nations Fund for Population Aid as a researcher in a project on sexual and reproductive health among young refugees in Colombia.
She also conducted research on HIV/AIDS prevention in Latin America for the International Planned Parenthood Federation.
She worked for Inter-Press Services in New York as an associate reporter.