Who we are

The UNESCO Office in Montevideo has a staff of 21 plus consultants and volunteer collaborators. Together, they contribute daily to peace-building, poverty eradication, sustainable development and intercultural dialogue through education, the sciences, culture, communication and information in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Director:

Lidia Brito

UNESCO Regional Bureau for Science in Latin America and the Caribbean
UNESCO representation to the Governments of Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay

 

 

Professional team

Guillermo Anlló

Regional Programme Specialist
Science, Technology and Innovation Policy

Guilherme Canela

Adviser for Communication and Information

Miguel de França Doria

Programme Specialist
Coordinator of UNESCO's International Hydrological Programme for Latin America and the Caribbean

Regional Bureau for Sciences in Latin America and the Caribbean

Denise Gorfinkiel

National Programme Officer 
Natural Sciences
Regional Bureau for Sciences in Latin America and the Caribbean

Zelmira May

National Programme Specialist for Education
Regional Bureau for Sciences in Latin America and the Caribbean

Andrés Morales

Regional Specialist 
Social and Human Sciences
Regional Bureau for Sciences in Latin America and the Caribbean

María Elena Pullig

Administrative and Finance Officer

Frédéric Vacheron

Programme Specialist on Culture for the Southern Cone
Director of the Villa Ocampo Programme

Culture Sector
Cluster Office for Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay

Susana Vidal

Regional Programme Specialist
Bioethics and Ethics of Science Programme for LAC

Social and Human Sciences
Regional Bureau for Sciences in Latin America and the Caribbean

Support personnel

Administration

Mauricio Aliani

Alfredo Carve

Felipe Texeira

 

Director's Assistant

Corina Fugasot

Programme Assistants

Soledad Benitez (IHP - Science, Technology and Innovation Policy )

Ma. Inés Garese (SHS - Bioethics - Philosophy)

Paula Santos (Communication and Information)

 

Informatics

Eduardo Trápani (IT technician)

Publications

María Noel Pereyra (Website and Publications)

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