Gaby Baesse

Regional Coordinator, Y4N

Gaby is a non-binary transgender person from Natal, Brazil. They are the Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Director for Youth4Nature and part of ASPOAN (Potiguar Friends of Nature Association). They hold a bachelor degree in International Relations and Public Policy Management and a Master degree in Urban and Regional Studies. Gaby upholds knowledge from the Global South, especially from local, Indigenous, Quilombola and dissident people. They work to build a world where nature and people strive together. With a transdisciplinary background, they are involved with many areas, such as education, urban mobility, the right to the city, the LGBTI+ movement, people’s self-determination and queer ecology.