About CIM: Staff Directory

Carmen Moreno
Executive Secretary of the CIM

Carmen Moreno, an internationalist and diplomat, began her work on women’s rights and gender equality as a member of the Mexican Delegation to the first UN Conference on Women (1975). She has since served as the Mexican Ambassador to Costa Rica and Guatemala, as well as the Permanent Representative of Mexico to the Organization of American States (OAS).

In 2003, Carmen Moreno was appointed by the Secretary-General of the UN as Director of the International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women (UN-INSTRAW). In July 2009, she was appointed as Executive Secretary of the Inter-American Commission of Women (CIM) of the Organization of American States (OAS), and continues to serve in that position.

CIM Personnel

Luz Patricia Mejía
Technical Secretary, MESECVI

Hilary Anderson
Senior Specialist

María Celina Conte
Specialist

Yasmin Solitahe Odlum
Specialist

Eva Villarreal
Specialist

Marta Martínez
Specialist

Leonardo López
Finance Officer

María Eugenia Villavicencio
Administrative Officer