Camilo Viveiros Jr.
Labor Extension Specialist
Labor Education Center
257 Union Street, New Bedford
Camilo is long time labor and community organizer from a working class immigrant family in SE Mass. He is a first generation student who graduated from UMass Dartmouth and is passionate about connecting students to workplace and local community struggles.
In his work he uses popular education and social movement strategy based on decades of organizing and involvement in social movements. He has over 20 years of experience in offering training for unions, and for student and grassroots groups. Camilo has expertise in offering training on movement leadership and campaign development, methods of expanding participation and base building, public narrative, power mapping and creative direct action.
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