marurendo

@marurendo

María is a graduate student in the International Relations program at New York University. She grew up in Buenos Aires, Argentina and now lives in Brooklyn. Her research area is on the implementation of a gender perspective in development programs and gender equality, with a focus on Latin America.

  1. Girls' Globe News
    Girls’ Globe is…a Place to Speak Up

    Through Girls' Globe, I’ve learned that if we’re always scared of saying the wrong thing, of upsetting others, of creating…

  2. Gender Based Violence
    Remembering Micaela García

    We don’t want to have to keep fighting for justice. We don’t want to be scared when walking alone or…

  3. Gender Based Violence
    Yes, Child Marriage is a Problem in Latin America

    Child marriage is still not being fully recognised as a major problem in Latin America and the Caribbean. Yet rates…

  4. Gender Based Violence
    Shattering the Silence on Violence Against Women

    I was inspired by one discussion in particular - Shattering the Silence: Gender-Based Violence Solutions - during the Social Good…