Manuela has experience in designing and facilitating interdisciplinary projects related to human rights education. Her work intersects design, education, and human rights to support social justice through collaborative and creative processes. Prior to working at Dejusticia, she developed architectural and urban projects focused on social design principles. She has a degree in architecture from the Universidad de los Andes and has a postgraduate degree in Social Research Methods and Techniques from the Latin American Council of Social Sciences (CLACSO). Currently, she is part of the Escuela D team.