Martina Buchal

About Martina

  • Founder, #StartWithin

Martina Buchal is an internationally recognized speaker, coach, and consultant, with a background in law and diplomacy, recently selected as Real Leaders Magazine’s #34 most Visionary Leader.

For over 3 years, Martina has been traveling the globe listening to, empowering, and working alongside others to engage their voices and talents to create a more positive future for our planet through the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. She has traveled to more than 30 countries, engaged with thousands of people worldwide and spoken on prestigious stages including the United Nations’ Educators Conference, and the Summit of the Americas, where she was invited to speak by special invitation from the Vice President of Panama herself. The focus of her work is enabling others to use the #StartWithin approach, which recognizes that we all have the power and capacity to actively change our lives, and our individual as well as collective future, by starting within.

Resources & Affiliated Networks

  • Huffington Post Columnist
  • World Merit Ambassador
  • One Young World Ambassador
  • Board Member & writer for Real Leaders Magazine
  • AmbiSHEous trainer
  • Unfunded List Evaluator
  • Global Resolutions Ambassador, mentor/coach

Speaking Topics

  • United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
  • Youth engagement/empowerment
  • Social responsibility/social good,
  • Peace/collaboration
  • Capacity building
  • Confidence
  • #StartWithin

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