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Carmen is a passionate educator, school director and she is the founder of the youth group, Guardians of the Mangroves. She also started a network of environmental educators in Panama.

Guardians of the Mangroves is a project that Carmen started to involve youth in the protection of mangrove ecosystems. At her school in El Espave she initiated a mangrove nursery and she regularly trains youth to become trainers themselves in environmental awareness and protection.

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