Argentina

UNESCO Chair “Gender, Sciences and Technology” (561), established in 2001 at FLACSO - Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales (Argentina).

Fields/Disciplines

Gender, Sciences and Technology.

Objectives

  • To promote an integrated system of research, formation, information and documentation activities concerning the role and the place of the women in social and natural sciences and technology.
  • It will facilitate the collaboration between high level researchers and the professors of the FLACSO and other higher education institutions in Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Mexico, Uruguay and Venezuela.

Host Institution

Partnership

  • Cidade do Conhecimento - Instituto de Estudos Avançados - Universidade de São Paulo (Brazil). Website
  • Programa Universitario de Estudios de Género, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico). Website
  • Dirección Nacional de Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación, Ministerio de Educación y Cultura de Uruguay (Uruguay). Website
  • Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Científicas (Venezuela). Website

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Natural Sciences; Social and Human Sciences.

Global Network of UNESCO Chairs on Gender

Major Event

Webconference on the Global Network of UNESCO Chairs on Gender - March 15th 2011 

Documents and Publications

First E-Book: Gender perspectives in case studies across continents (2013)

First newsletter of the Global Network of UNESCO Chairs on Gender

Second issue of the Newsletter of the Global Network of UNESCO Chairs on Gender

Contact

Prof. Gloria Bonder, Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales (FLACSO), Sede Académica Argentina
UNESCO Chairholder, UNESCO Chair “Gender, Sciences and Technology”
E-Mail address - catunesco(at)flacso.org.ar
Work Phone - (541) 4375-2435 ext. 337/386
Fax - (541) 4375-1373
Street - Ayacucho, 551
City - Buenos Aires
Postal Code - 1026
Country - Argentine
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