Cristina Warren "directs the Canadian Foundation for the Americas (FOCAL)'s Research Forum on Cuba, a program designed to improve the quality of policy discussion in Canada on the immediate and longer-term issues facing Cuba and Canadian relations (For more information, www.cubasource.org). Prior to joining FOCAL in 1997, she was a research associate with the Human Rights Research and Education Centre at the University of Ottawa. There she directed a project designed to strengthen the management capacity of a Salvadoran non-governmental organization that promotes women's rights. She has also worked as a consultant for the Canadian government and for a number of private-sector and non-governmental organizations. She holds a Master's degree in international business administration from York University (Toronto) and a Bachelor's degree in political science and history from McGill University (Montreal)." 
In 2003 he was a board member of the Memory, Truth and Justice: Comparative Perspectives on National Reconciliation.
- ”Biography”, Accessed March 2007.