Raquel Ferriera Dodge

Dodge is a senior federal public prosecutor in Brasilia whose work focuses on combating forced labor and other rights abuses in rural Brazil. An honors graduate of the University of Brasilia, where she studied law and completed graduate work, Raquel has coordinated the Federal Public Ministry’s national working groups on indigenous rights and minorities and on citizenship. She has written on forced labor, public health and human rights. While at HRP, Raquel focused on analyzing an archive she has compiled of 700 cases involving forced labor since 1993.