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Director of the Department of Gender, Society and Policies of FLACSO

Prof. Gloria Bonder is the Director of the Department of Gender, Society and Policies of FLACSO, Argentina. She coordinates two regional programs: UNESCO Regional Chair on Women, S&T in LAC and the online Master Program on Gender, Society and Policies.

She is also the Coordinator of the Global Network of UNESCO Chairs on Gender. Since 2014, she coordinates the LAC focal point of GenderInSITE, a global initiative aimed at influencing policy makers in Science, Technology, Innovation and Engineering, to integrate gender equality principles and goals.

She was distinguished by UNESCO as one of the 60 women worldwide who has helped accomplish the organization’s goals, representing the voices, aspirations, and visions of many women around the world. In 2015, she was elected member of the ITU/UNESCO Broadband Commission for Digital Development.

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Gender Studies in Education
Technology and Public policies.