Alicia Barcena Ibarra


Alicia Bárcena Ibarra born Mexico March 5, 1952. Biologist and ecologist. Chief of Staff of UN Secretary General, 2006; UN Undersecretary for Management, 2007; first female head of Economic Commission for Latin America, 2008.


“This, and not another, is the time for equality." (Aug. 3, 2010, San Juan, Argentina; photo UN)