Hello, my name is Renata and I am a multimedia journalist based in Rio de Janeiro. 

I currently work as a video journalist for The Associated Press covering Brazil and Latin America.

I’m fluent in English, French, Portuguese, Spanish and Italian.

Some of the stories I covered over the past few years:
-Preparations for Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games (2016)
-Impeachment of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff (2016)
-Zika virus epidemic in Brazil and Latin America (2015/2016)
-Obama Castro meeting in Panama (2015)
-FIFA World Cup in Brazil (2014) and in South Africa (2010)
-Pope Francis visits to Mexico (2016), Paraguay (2015) and Brazil (2013)
-Brazil violent anti-government protests (2013/2014)
-Pacification of Rio de Janeiro favelas, daily violence and crime (2012-2016)