Laura Rupp is a Latin American specialist with a focus on international cooperation for sustainable development. She studied and worked at the University of Cologne and the Humboldt University Berlin.
Laura traveled several times to the Andean countries and the amazon area. In 2015 she had the opportunity to visit Sarayaku and got to know Patricia Gualinga personally. From 2016-2019 she worked in the Civil Peace Service in Colombia with environmental activists on the topics of human rights and extractivism.
Laura Rupp moderates the program “Patricia Gualinga and Grupo Sal – Die Welt im Zenit” and translates Patricia Gualingas voice into German.