María Fernanda Fuentes Díaz is an environmental engineer. She has a master degree in Biodiversity Conservation. She is currently a master student in Food Sustainability at Cranfield University (UK). Maria promotes initiatives aimed at biodiversity conservation and improving the quality of life of vulnerable communities and groups. She’s also a STEM British Council and Cranfield University Fellow (2021) and Fellow of the Israel Agency for International Development Cooperation -MASHAV- (2018).
Winner of the 2018 International Youth Award in the “Influencers” category granted by the International Youth Organization for Ibero-America (OIJ), in recognition of her initiative “If each of us changes, the planet changes,” which seeks to raise awareness of the potential of social networks as a tool to promote actions aimed at protecting the environment.