Mario Castillo

HIV, Health, and Rights Intern, UNDP-Istanbul Regional Hub
San Francisco, CA

HIA Program:

France France 2014


Mario completed his M.A. studies at Humbold Universität zu Berlin. He is passionate about immigrant rights, minority rights, the right to healthcare and human rights issues. As such, he has advocated for legislation benefiting undocumented students in California, helped translate a cognitive treatment program for HIV patients, and interned for the HIV, Health and Development Team at UNDP’s Istanbul Regional Hub. He's currently an immigration case coordinator assisting in efforts to create a universal representation legal network in Northern California.