Pastora Mira

Colombian Human Rights Activist
Ubuntu United Nations CO-CHAIR

Biography

Pastora Mira Garcia is internationally recognized for her example of forgiveness in the face of hatred and violence. In September 2017, when Pope Francis visited Colombia, she was chosen to narrate her commitment to ‚Äúlove one another‚ÄĚ, after her experience during and after the Colombian armed conflict (1964-2016) which cost hundreds of thousands of lives, including members of her family.

Pastora Mira is the coordinator of the Centro de Acercamiento, Reconciliación y Reparacíon (CARE) of San Carlos.