Virginia Vigliar is a Writer and Editor based in Barcelona. She was born in Rome and has lived in Kenya, Norway, Malawi and London before setting base in Spain, where she has gained clarity and direction in her writing path. She has written as a journalist for Al Jazeera, Guardian and Vice, amongst other publications, on issues regarding women, technology and human rights. She is Chief Editor of a media platform called WIB that discusses global issues and social justice through the lens of those connected to them.
She writes poetry on femininity, justice and the elements in her Instagram channel Undercoconuts.
Working for United Nations as well as NGOs including Amnesty International and Oxfam has given me an insight to the world I now write about.
My words are in Devex, The Guardian, Vice, Medium, Women in the world and Al Jazeera.
I am Managing Editor of Words in the Bucket. A platform for local perspectives and informed views, giving a voice to academics, researchers, concerned citizens, human rights activists and experts.