Journalist | EN>ES Translator | International Copy-Editor ES
UNIVERSIDAD DEL ZULIA, Venezuela
INSTITUTO DE LENGUAS VIVAS JUAN RAMÓN FERNÁNDEZ, Buenos Aires
FUNDACIÓN LITTERAE, Buenos Aires
Translating, editing and writing for Global Voices has given me the best opportunity to do what I enjoy most while contributing to a good cause and being part of a wonderful, diverse community of journalists, linguists and activists from all over the world.
Latest posts by Romina Navarro
"Although COVID-19 dampened participation in many countries, women still raised their voices on the streets on different continents, especially as the pandemic has worsened inequalities faced by women."
Women footballers rise above the challenges of discrimination, sexual harassment, and unequal pay.
It's impossible to explain with words what it was like to live with the anxiety of waiting ... the fear that the bill could be rejected.
The year 2020 was marked by the role of feminist and social movements in helping bring about immense political changes in Latin America and the Caribbean despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
"I’ve woken up to see Argentina more free and feminist. No one will ever be forced to give birth again. Argentina is safer for all women."
"The RAE is a bit like the Pope: we don't care what they say, but that they say it is half the battle."
"The country burns because of agribusiness and real estate speculation. Where there was fire, today there are soybeans and machines ready for construction."
Iconic comic strip character Mafalda became "a universal symbol of rebellion and faith in a better world."
"Not only are women at risk of contracting COVID-19, they are also exposed to an increased threat of sexual violence during the pandemic."
Each language is morphing in its own way -- and not everyone is happy about it.
"We are the invisible hands. Our work is not valued. We don’t exist for the families we serve nor do we exist for the state."
Helpline calls have increased by 60 percent since mandatory quarantine began on March 20.
The story of Lucía, an 11-year-old girl forced to carry a pregnancy to term after being raped, became a symbol in the struggle for the right to safe abortion.
In 2020, Argentine feminists rekindle the fight for legal abortion with renewed strength and hope.
"Every recovered bone and identified remain is a triumph of truth and justice that is essential to nourish the memories people carry with them throughout the rest of their lives."
"Feminism is always growing and diversifying, and feminists must come together and create areas of common interest and practice unique forms of activism that move away from hegemonic feminism"
In 2018, Argentina's Senate rejected a bill that would legalize abortion in the South American country. Will it be different this time?
"It is not the same to be a white gay [man] from the city than a brown gay [man], with body that is not normative, with an indigenous face..."
Argentina's Grandmothers of Plaza de Mayo find 129th child who went missing during 1970s dictatorship
The newfound daughter had been in touch with the Abuelas since 2013, but only agreed to take a DNA test in 2019. She is yet to meet her biological father and...
"Luis Carlos represents certain characteristics and qualities: strength, resilience in the face of obstacles, solidarity and commitment to human rights and a rather brilliant and idiosyncratic sense of humour."