Teodora is a socio-cultural anthropologist and translator with international professional and educational background. Teodora has extensive translation and editing experience for academic presses, print and online media. As researcher, Teodora is interested in promoting a better understanding of the complex contemporary social, political, cultural and environmental issues, with a focus on the underrepresented perspectives of the marginalized, indigenous communities worldwide. With cultural and social sensitivity, Teodora contributes to projects, like Global Voices, that raise awareness about the inequalities, lack of freedom and human rights violations around the world.
Latest posts by Teodora C. Hasegan
Connectivity and access to technology allow the Gran Chaco communities to organize, communicate and react in a more timely manner to climatic emergencies.
Adela Choc Cuz, ancestral authority and member of the anti-mining resistance of El Estor, was accused of witchcraft and later released.
Journalism in Latin America is facing many forms of silencing. These independent outlets break through censorship with innovative ideas.
In a country with limited press freedom and restricted access to independent media, these five journalists have impacted Cuban media with their distinct and independent perspectives.
An interview with María Eugenia Quiñónez Castillo, an Afro-Ecuadorian ancestral healer.
To combat isolation and discrimination, the women interviewed joined forces with other people with disabilities, activists, and associations to join together in solidarity and make change.
A Bolivian radio project made education accessible to children stuck in their homes, without books, notebooks, information, or internet connection.
Different varieties of potatoes and corn, among other foods, are exchanged to recover ancestral ways of consumption.
The certification process allows a community that was valued before colonization to be revalued in order to be self-sustainable and for the reproduction of the life systems.
Is it a tribute to the Armenian people or a religious reference? Historians are still debating.
"The 'National Day of Spain' is a mockery and offense to our Indigenous and Afro-descendent peoples."
In a study, Chileans considered themselves mostly 'whiter' than other Latin Americans and considered migrants 'dirtier.'
In the face of the environmental and humanitarian catastrophe, indigenous women like Germinda Casupá take on the defense of their territory.
"I dare to say that Cuba is facing the worst crisis in its history, becoming a humanitarian crisis similar to the one that Venezuela has gone through in recent years."
"Being part of Awá families, I believe that any situation that affects the territory, the social, cultural, and spiritual fabric of our people and our Awá families implies being a direct victim."
Since January 2020, more than 23,000 migrants have arrived on the Canary Islands.
"The majority of the indigenous people believe that El Mallku—Felipe Quispe—transcended his life by fighting for his people."
"Our individual and collective history is not a static point in time and space, but a dynamic process that can be redefined and interpreted in another way."
"The '1984' book by George Orwell provides an understanding of the existing analogies with the oppressive Cuban society."
The Indigenous-led telecommunications organization can continue to provide affordable cell phone access to local communities in Oaxaca.
Investigative project by four digital media platforms from Ecuador and Guatemala collects data on “pro-life” groups.