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At D+C/E+Z, we are proud of our international network of authors. It is particularly important to us to be a platform for voices from the global south. Some authors contribute on a regular basis, others don't. Here you can find information about the people behind the contributions.

Vilma Duque


contributed to D+C/E+Z in summer of 2022. She is a psychologist specialising in social psychology and supervision with a primary focus on trauma support and dealing with the past in post-war societies. Her work in Guatemala and Mexico was financed by the German NGO Bread for the World for many years. She is co-editor of the book “Supervision in Mesoamerika” or “Cómo montar un caballo muerto – Retos de la Supervisión Psicosocial en Mesoamérica (available in German: Psychosozial-Verlag, 2020 and Spanish, 2018).  

All articles of Vilma Duque

Mental health

Mental health can be strengthened

In Guatemala, unresolved traumas from the past are a frequent cause of new suffering and violence

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