Joseline Esteffanía Velásquez Morales

Stef is 25 years old. She is a journalism student at the School of Communication Sciences and Law at the Faculty of Legal and Social Sciences at the San Carlos University of Guatemala. In 2014, she won the scholarship “Options and Opportunities for Young People” from APROFAM (IPPF Affiliate in Guatemala).

Stef has been an active member of the Guatemalan youth movement for five years. She participated actively in the construction, lobbying and amendments for the National Youth Law, which included Comprehensive Sexuality Education. She has also participated in international events to raise visibility around forced and early unions in Guatemala.

Since 2015 she has collaborated in GOJoven Guatemala. She is a feminist and writes for the School of Communication Sciences’ opinion column: “Utopia in ElSancarlistaU.