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Guerda Lexima Constant

Guerda Lexima Constant


Guerda has served as Executive Director of the Limye Lavi Foundation since 2009. She has been employed by Limye Lavi since 1997, serving with the team to protect children's rights, and coodinating the Model Community Project. She holds a bachelor's degree in economics (University of Hautes Etudes Commerciales et Economique), and a bachelors's degree in psychology from the Universite d'Etat d'Haiti (State University of Haiti) and currently working on her master or organizational developement. She is a leader in the NGO community working in child rights in Haiti and serves on the advisory boards of 'Restavek Foundation', Haiti Partners, Art works for Freedom, Fireside International, Mennonite Central Committee (MCC)...........She works with several women from several grassroots organizations who have been in servitude.

She has 13 years of experience doing research and working with Haitian street children and children in servitude in Haiti. Under her leadership, two national networks working against child servitude in Haiti have been born.

Guerda multiple exeriences working with grassroots NGOs as trainer on leadership, organizational development and rural communities in Haiti. She has strong leadership skills and NGOs frequently solicit her advice. In haiti, her work experience spans numerous sectors, including local NGOs and International NGOs. Haiti citizen, she currently lives in Haiti (Jacmel) with her husband and three children.