Author - Gabriel Ramirez

Gabriel Ramírez Pérez has over 20 years of experience as a professional journalist. He is one of the founders of The Bridge.

Gabriel moved to Canada in 2016 looking forward to continuing his career as a journalist. He has worked as correspondent for the Iberoamerican Channel, W Radio, El Heraldo TV, El Financiero Bloomberg, Canal 22, Radiofórmula, and others. In Canada, Gabriel has collaborated with the non profit organization PEN Canada where he has written articles on regards freedom of speech and violence against journalists in Mexico.

Gabriel has further his education in Canada at Centennial College where he graduated as Community Development Worker. In this field, he has collaborated at the Toronto Intergenerational Partnerships (TIGP) and the Toronto Centre For Learning and Development. Since 2019, he has participated in an interdisciplinary project in Dominican Republic that aims to foster the economical development of communities in the region.

Gabriel started his career in 1997 in Mexico City. Since then, he has worked as reporter, host, and director at media outlets such as MVS Radio, TV Azteca Bajio, Monitor, Citaris.com, among others. In 2009 Gabriel joined the national public television in Mexico (Television Educativa) where he worked as host, chief of information, and news director. Gabriel has produced the documentaries La Palenquerita (the story of an Indigenous woman in Oaxaca who has created her own mezcal brand) and 7:19 (an analysis of Mexico after 30 years of the biggest earthquake in the Mexican history) Gabriel achieved his Bachelor’s Degree in Communication and Journalism at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM).

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Gabriel Ramírez Pérez tiene más de 20 años de experiencia como periodista. Es uno de los cofundadores de la plataforma digital The Bridge.

Gabriel se mudó a Canadá en 2016 buscando continuar con su carrera. Ha trabajado como corresponsal para el Canal Iberoamericano, WRadio, El Heraldo TV, El Financiero Bloomberg, Canal 22, Radiofórmula, entre otros. En Canadá, Gabriel ha colaborado con la organización sin fines de lucro PEN Canada donde ha abordado la delicada situación que enfrentan los periodistas en México. Gabriel continuó con su preparación académica en Centennial College donde se graduó como trabajador de desarrollo comunitario. En este campo ha colaborado con Toronto Intergenerational Partnerships (TIGP) y el Toronto Centre For Learning and Development. Desde 2019, participa en un proyecto interdisciplinario en República Dominicana que busca fomentar el desarrollo económico de las comunidades en la region.

Comenzó su carrera en 1997 en la ciudad de México. Ha trabajado como reportero, conductor y director en medios como MVS Radio, TV Azteca Bajío, Monitor, Citaris.com, entre otros. En 2009, Gabriel se unió a la televisora publica mexicana (Televisión Educativa) donde trabajó como conductor, jefe de información y director de noticias produciendo el documental La Palenquerita (historia sobre una mujer indígena en Oaxaca que ha creado su propia marca de mezcal) y el documental 7:19 (un análisis de México después de 30 años del terremoto más grande en la historia de México)

Gabriel es Licenciado en Comunicación y Periodismo por la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico (UNAM).

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