Elma Montaña

Elma Montaña

Director of Science Programs / InterAmerican Institute for Global Change Research, URUGUAY

Elma Montaña is also a researcher at the National Research Council of Argentina and Professor at the School of Social and Political Sciences, National University of Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina and former Vice-director of INCIHUSA (Human, Social and Environmental Sciences Institute).

She was researcher granted by the CLACSO-CROP Programme and participated in several activities organized by CROP. The results of her research were published in the book "Escenarios de cambio ambiental global, escenarios de pobreza rural. Una mirada desde el territorio" (CLACSO-CROP, 2012).

Montaña received her PhD from Université Sorbonne Nouvelle (Paris III) in Geography, Urban Studies and Planning (2003). Her areas of expertise are Comparative Development Studies: Power, Inequity and Poverty in Coupled Natural and Human Systems; Social dimensions of global environmental change in dry lands: vulnerabilities and adaptive capacities and Political Ecology of Water.

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The Humanitarian Aid Machinery

26 September 2017 (08:30-09:30) | Bergen Resource Centre for International Development

SEMINAR organised by CROP/UiB: Diana Skelton (ATD Fourth World) and Arne Strand (CMI) in conversation with Alberto Cimadamore (CROP)

On the Move - Global Migrations, Challenges and Responses

September 2017

DIGITAL PUBLICATION by the ISSC as a follow-up to last year's "On the Move" conference co-organised by CROP.

Putting Children First

23-25 October 2017 | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

CONFERENCE: Putting Children First - Identifying solutions and taking action to tackle poverty and inequality in Africa.

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ISSC General Assembly 2017

24-26 October 2017 | Taipei

The meeting takes place within the context of the 32nd ICSU General Assembly, hosted by the Academy of Sciences, Taipei.

World Social Science Forum 2018

25-28 September 2018 | Fukuoka, Japan

CALL FOR SESSION PROPOSALS: Security and Equality for Sustainable Futures: Deadline 30 September 2017

Higher Education Governance, Research and Policy in Africa

Deadline: 30 September 2017

CALL by CODESRIA for Meaning-making Research Initiatives (MRI)