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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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CROP News and Events

Putting Children First: New Frontiers in the Fight Against Child Poverty in Africa

September 2019

PUBLICATION: NEW BOOK published by Ibidem Verlag, Stuttgart. Edited by Keetie Roelen, Richard Morgan, Yisak Tafere

Social Policy, Poverty, and Inequality in Central and Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union

September 2019

PUBLICATION: NEW BOOK published by Ibidem Verlag, Stuttgart. Edited by Sofiya An, Tatiana Chubarova, Bob Deacon, Paul Stubbs

Poverty as Ideology: Rescuing Social Justice from Global Development Agendas

August 2019

OPEN ACCESS PUBLICATION: Book by Andrew Fischer, Institute of Social Studies (ISS), winner of the International Studies in Poverty Prize awarded by CROP and Zed Books

News from CROPNET

Launch and Workshop Event: CALL FOR PROPOSALS (Deadline 15 July)

Friday 18 October 2019

‘Putting Children First: New Frontiers in the Fight Against Child Poverty in Africa’ Institute of Development Studies (IDS), Brighton, UK

The Breakthrough of the Social: Practical Utopias, Wisdom and Radical Transformations - Social work

2-6 September 2019 | Dubrovnik, Croatia

CONFERENCE commemorating 30 years of social work courses at the Inter-university centre (IUC).

EADI ISS Conference 2020

29 June - 2 July 2020 | The Hague, Netherlands

CALL FOR PANELS: Solidarity, Peace and Social Justice (deadline 6 September)

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