Edna Roland "is the Coordinator of Fala Preta, a Black women’s health institution in Brazil. She formerly served as the coordinator of the Health Program of Geledés, Institute of the Black Woman, and a member of its Executive Coordination. Ms. Roland has published numerous articles on issues such as sterilization, population policy, reproductive rights and AIDS. She formerly served as a member of the Director’s Council of the National Feminist Network on Health and Reproductive Rights and the National Commission on Citizenship and Reproduction." 
- International Working and Advisory Group, Comparative Human Relations Initiative
- "Edna Roland", (Biographical note), Undated, Accessed July 2007.