The first executive of the NGO Progress and Human Development consists of the founding members.

Rafael Ramírez Gutiérrez

Presidente de la Ong Progreso y Desarrollo Humano

Bachelor of Science in Education from the University of Salamanca. Master in Counseling and Family Counseling from the Pontifical University of Salamanca. PhD biennium “Child and Adolescent maladjustment” at the University of Salamanca. Master in Systemic Family Psychotherapy in Stirpe, Madrid. “Graduate Management, Economic and Social City.” UOC, Open University of Catalonia. 2007. Expert on Juvenile Criminal Justice, Education, and Social Networking and Comunity Manager. He has volunteered in ASPRODES, the Psychiatric Hospital of Salamanca. Professional School Program Parents in Salamanca, Avila and Zamora, professor of the Institute of Family Sciences of the UPSA, Director of Counseling Center Social Senda children in difficulty, National Director of the Training and Research Diagram Foundation Psychosocial Intervention, Director of the International Observatory of Juvenile Justice and Management Advisory in the city of Salamanca. He currently teaches the Master’s CSR Usal, blogger and editor of the blog Aldea Gala

Luis Francisco Cuadrado Merchán

Vice-Presidente de la Ong Progreso y Desarrollo Humano

Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery at the University of Salamanca. Specialist in Ophthalmology. Master in Management of Health Centres (UCIII). FEA Hospital Virgen del Castañar (Bejar). Head of Training and Quality Hospital Virgen del Castañar (Bejar) .Fundador NGO “Vision Project” (Spain-Ethiopia). Responsible for development cooperation programs of Rotary Béjar.Dirección of development cooperation projects in Sahrawi refugee camps (Doctors of the World, Tindouf, Algiers). Project management of development cooperation in Novoaripuana (Rotary Foundation, AM, Brazil) Project Development Cooperation in indigenous areas Kwata-Laranjal (FUNAI, Novo Olinda do Norte, AM, Brazil) .Colaboración medical care Tarabuco (Rotary Foundation, Bolivia). Collaboration in health care in Kolda (Ferreruela-SANFELIU Foundation, Senegal). Collaboration surgical medical assistance Ouagadougou (Emsimisión, Burkina Faso). Medical surgical collaboration Rey Bouba (Mayo Foundation Rey, Cameroon Garoua).

Juan Manuel Grijalvo Oruesagasti

Tesorero de la Ong Progreso y Desarrollo Humano

Juan Manuel has a degree in Philosophy from the University of Barcelona. Vocational School Diploma in Insurance Barcelona.Ha developed his professional career in the banking sector. Maintains a site on the Internet.

Joan Tur Riera


Profession nurse for over 20 years