Marta de Trabanino
Advising Director | El Salvador
Marta Trabanino is an active defender and promoter of family planning and sexual and reproductive health education in El Salvador. She served on the IPPF/WHR Board of Directors from 1997 to 1999, was chair of the Board between 2001 and 2005, and has been an advisory director since 2005. Ms. Trabanino served as both president and vice president of the Board of Directors of the Asociación Demografica Salvadoreña (ADS) for more than 12 years. During her term as president, she played an important role in improving the relationship with the government of El Salvador, which has recognized the right of the population to have access to and receive high-quality care and be informed about family planning. Ms. Trabanino's relationship with donor agencies has contributed to the continuity of ADS's sexual and reproductive health and family planning services. She is a former president of the Public Relations Committee and has also served as president of the Women’s Volunteer Group.