President of the Region | Puerto Rico
Esther Vicente is a Law Professor at the Inter American University of Puerto Rico Law School in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She has a Doctorate in Law from the University of London and a Masters in Law from The London School of Economics and Political Science. Ms. Vicente received her initial law degree from the Universidad de Puerto Rico. She has worked on issues related to human rights, especially in themes related to gender-based violence and reproductive rights, and has published various works on feminist perspectives in legal theory, reproductive rights, and violence against women. Since 2003, Ms. Vicente has been a member of the IPPF/WHR Board of Directors and a member of the Governing Council of IPPF. She was the President of the Board of Directors of Profamilia-Puerto Rico from 2002 until 2008 and has been the President of the Region since 2007.