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Isabela Carvalho

Development professional, passionate about traveling, storytelling and change-making. Solid experience in institutional development, project management, and advocacy, in global organizations like Ashoka and the United Nations.

Profissional de desenvolvimento, apaixonada por viajar, ouvir/contar histórias e tentar mudar o mundo. Sólida experiência em advocacy, desenvolvimento institucional e gestão de projetos de impacto social, em organizações globais de referência, como Ashoka e ONU.

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Latest posts by Isabela Carvalho

18 July 2019

Brazil's top court criminalizes homophobia and transphobia

"We believe that punitivism should not be the way for regulation, but since we live in a society tha only reorganizes itself with laws, it is an important decision."

11 April 2018

Brazil's Black Population Dominates Popular Politics, But Remains Left Out From Government

Brazilian scholar Flávia Rios reflects on achievements and challenges in the struggle for racial and gender equality.

2 December 2017

This Brazilian Doctor Says Science Has Evolved, but Stigma Against HIV Remains

"The voices of people living with HIV are neglected by the media, which often portrays them as victims, or examples not to be followed, under the auspices of promoting prevention"