Mr. David Medina, Research and Engagement manager at Polaris, a nonprofit, non-governmental organization that works to combat and prevent modern-day slavery and human trafficking. Mr. Medina has also worked as a Program Manager at the United Nations Association of the National Capital Area, as a Global Security Analyst at the World Bank Group, and as a security consultant for Espacios de Mujer (‘Spaces for Women’), a Medellin, Colombia-based NGO that assists and reintegrates victims of human trafficking. Prior to this, Mr. Medina worked as a researcher at Mahidol University’s Institute for Population and Social Research in Bangkok, Thailand, where he investigated the nexus between human trafficking and access to education. Mr. Medina also has a background in teaching and coaching.
Speaker David Medina