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Elizabeth Rivera · January, 2013

Latin America and Spanish Editor

Third culture adult, wanderlust and football fan. Senior branding, communications and digital marketing professional with a unique background spanning from fast-moving corporate marketing and global media to NGO communications, citizen journalism, content creation and engagement.

I want to build communication and understanding bridges through positive storytelling and trust networks. Interested in the intersection of media and human rights.

We are all interconnected. I believe in coexistence.

“The world is too interesting to stay in one place”

Follow me on Twitter @elicitizen

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Latest posts by Elizabeth Rivera from January, 2013

Mexico: Indigenous Long-Distance Runner Wins International Race

28 January 2013

El blog HuffPost Voces [es] picked up the story of Maria Salome, a tarahumara indigenous woman who easily won the 10 km of the OXXO international half marathon in Chihuaha, Mexico. The remarkable thing about her victory is that she ran wearing her traditional costume, with no running shoes and no preparation from notorious coaches. Maria...

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Latinos Were Key Figures at Obama's Inauguration

26 January 2013

The inauguration of the president of the United States Barack Obama last January 21st, was filled with a passionate speech that foreshadows what could be the next years of his administration. The prominence of Latino figures such as federal Superior judge Sonia Sotomayor and Richard Blanco were some of the highlights of the event.

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Chile: Expectation for the Dakar's Finish in Santiago

20 January 2013

Today, Saturday January 19th, 2013 is the end of the “most dangerous race in the world”: the Dakar, in Santiago. Chilean netizens are excited expecting that their fellow countryman, Francisco "Chaleco" Lopez , a motorcyclist, improves the third place he achieved in 2009 in this edition that ends at home.

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