Elva is from Chimaltenango, Guatemala. She was selected as a GOJoven Guatemala Fellow when she was 21 years old. She is interested in working in the field of sexual and reproductive rights of young people. Elva considers herself a woman of commitment, responsibility, honesty, kindness and energetic. During her life she has shown perseverance in the face of obstacles, while obtaining her education both public and private schools and taking advantage of the resources available to her. Elva is currently a preschool teacher while she pursues a degree in Clinical Psychology, and has also worked as a substitute teacher. She loves working with children to help build their abilities through holistic education.
Posted in Guatemala 2016.