Bárbara Paes

Community Engagement Manager

Bárbara is a Brazilian activist and researcher who is interested in exploring how technology and data can help us achieve social justice. She has worked defending the right to public information and transparency, advocating for open government, supporting women’s rights and mobilizing against racism and online abuse. Bárbara co-founded Minas Programam, an initiative designed to share knowledge about technology with girls and women from São Paulo. She enjoys running and reading books that instigate new thoughts.

At The Engine Room, Bárbara contributes to partner support work and engagement projects.

São Paulo
barbara@theengineroom.org