Guillermo Fuentes

  • Guillermo Fuentes
  • Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico
  • Apr 07, 2021
Full time role, Part time role, Contract position Communications Design Executive / Director Project Manager Consulting

Personal Summary

My name is Guillermo Fuentes I am a communications strategist with international studies on Climate change and Public policies.

My experience includes design and implementation of wetlands communication campaigns, public relations with international organizations, radio broadcast, audiovisual production, content design, community management, and print design. I gained expertise working at both national and international projects for the United Nations, Transparency International, the Colombian Red Cross, The Nature Conservancy among other institutions.

Within the activities of the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP21, I participated in the Climate change storytelling contest: #Voices2Paris, my story about sargassum and climate change in the Caribbean was selected as one of the top 20, and published by the United Nations and by many international press agencies.

I was fortunate to receive Honorable Mention in the massive communication category, during the “Nature Conservancy Awards 2016”, organized by the Secretariat of Environment and Natural Resources in Mexico.

I am an analytical strategist with excellent communications skills. I have the ability to work within a multicultural team as well as a remote basis.

Well-traveled, I have had the opportunity to live and explore, North America, the Caribbean and South America. I enjoy my free time out in nature, writing short stories, and exploring film poetry.

Thank you for your consideration.

Work Experience

Video Production Specialist
Nov 2020 - Dec 2020 The Nature Conservancy

06-2019 / 02-2020

Production of 4 videos related to: coastal Emotional support to children with cancer in dunes and their importance, coastal erosion the Pediatrics Hospital, "México Siglo XII",
in Quintana Roo and climate change, coastal delivery of humanitarian aid, management of dune restoration projects in Puerto Morelos, humanitarian donations and donors. and invasive and exotic species in the coastal
dunes of the Mexican Caribbean.
Botanical Garden "Dr. Alfredo Barrera
United Nations Marín", ECOSUR.

Project Manager for the food security
Sep 2017 - Feb 2018 communications strategy

Adaptation of the communications strategy, strategy named "KA-ANCHE" (mayan
community management, public relations garden) implemented at the Public High
with international organizations, creation School of Puerto Morelos. The purpose of of online content, design of infographics, this initiative was to sensitize students about
editorial design & audiovisual production the importance of food sovereignty and food
for a Persistent Organic Pollutant Project in security facing climate change.
Project management, fundraising activities,
coordination of workshops & activities related to the construction of a school orchard.
United Nations
Development Programme
Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo, Mexico
National Park Puerto Morelos Reef

Consultant / Campaigner
Oct 2015 - Jul 2016 Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo

Brand Developer / Editorial designer
Sep 2015 - Mar 2016 Transparency International

Mexico City / Dhaka, Bangladesh
Producer/ Broadcaster
09-2015 / 03-2016 Brand Developer / Editorial designer
03-2013 / 12-2013
Design, production & broadcast of the weekly
radio show "Selvatrópico", the first climate Editorial design for the handbook:
change radio show in Mexico. "Transparency in REDD+: A guide to prevent
It's mission was to inform and raise awareness corruption when reducing emissions from among the population of the Mayan Riviera, deforestation and forest degradation in Latin
about climate change, it's causes, impacts and America".
consequences locally and globally, promoting Brand development for the "Climate finance
sustainable life styles, enlivened with the best Integrity Program" and the "Climate Finance
of world rhythms. Integrity Talks - Mexico and Bangkok".

Communications Specialist
Nov 2014 - Apr 2015 Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo, México

11-2014 / 04-2015

Jul 2014 - Nov 2014

campaign about the importance of mangroves
facing climate change in Puerto Morelos, Participation in activities of education for
Mexico, targeted to high school students and sustainable development, community
general audience. management, support in activities of the Turtle
Design and implementation of an innovative
methodology, workshops, campaign Participation in activities with the National
activities, public relations, community University Reef Station as part of the film crew
management, audiovisual production, radio and post-production for the Acropora palmata
spots production. coral spawning video.

Consultant / Art Director
Oct 2009 - Nov 2013 Marín", ECOSUR
Art direction, audiovisual production and +52 998 206 9233
editorial design for the national campaign
"Blue Heart, against human trafficking".
Art direction for the "International Mariana Alegret
Conference on Smuggling of Migrants:
International Cooperation Regional Officer
Challenges and progress in implementing the
Protocol against the smuggling of migrants by United Nations Office against Drugs and air, sea and land". Crime
Editorial design of the basic and advanced
Handbooks: "Training for the investigation +52 (55) 5588 4426 Ext. 118 and prosecution of the smuggling of migrants
by air, sea and land".

A mission to San Jose, Costa Rica to develop the website architecture, & branding for the "Central
American and Caribbean Council of Public

National History Museum
Mexico City

United Nations Online Volunteer
Dec 2011 - Jun 2012 Colombian Red Cross

Dr. Vanessa Francisco Ramos

Design of a Communications Strategy to reclute Field Official UNDP - CONANP
youth volunteers in Cudinamarca, Bogotá. National Park Puerto Morelos Reef

This project was named "Central Joven", a
space within the Red Cross where to gather +52 (998) 8710525 / Ext. 107
college volunteers to take humanitarian
Biol.Aurora Beltrán Torres
United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime Head of the Department of Education for
Mexico City / San José, Costa Rica Sustainable Development
Botanical Garden "Dr. Alfredo Barrera

Intern / Graphic designer
Sep 2003 - Jun 2004

Support in graphic design and assemblage of the temporary exhibitions: " Blurred Empires"
paintings of Miguel Carrillo, "Spoons and utensils of the world" in collaboration with the Soumaya Museum, and "A song to the Motherland". Also created multimedia
presentations and graphic design for the 60th
anniversary of the Museum.


Graphic Design Degree
Sep 2001 - Jun 2005 Universidad del Pedregal
Digital Design
Sep 2008 - Aug 2009 Vancouver Film School
Diploma of Specialization in Human Rights - Human Rights, Climate Change and Public Policies
Jan 2012 - Apr 2013 Instituto Internacional Henry Dunant

Experience Level

15+ years

Sector of expertise (Other):

Film and Radio

Sectors of Interest

Buildings & Cities, Ecosystems & Biodiversity, Research & Education, Energy, Food & Agriculture, Land Use, Transportation, Atmosphere, Carbon Accounting & Offsetting, Carbon Removal Engineering, Climate Adaptation, Consumer Goods, Climate Finance, Materials & Manufacturing, Communication & Media, Pollution & Waste Reduction, Climate Venture Capital, Technology, Entrepreneurship, Philanthropy, Climate Science, Science (Other), Community & Movement Building

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