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Debora Thome Debora Thome Visiting Scholar at Columbia University. PhD Candidate at the Universidade Federal Fluminense (Rio de Janeiro - Brazil) studying women potential candidates and representation in politics. I am also working in papers about recent feminist protesters profile in Brazil and corruption and media bias. Beyond my research, I have been an activist of women’s rights in Brazil, speaking in various conferences about feminism and organizing cultural activities and pro-abortion advocacy groups. I have trained more than 300 women from all over the country planning to run for office in a program of the Brazilian Government Agency for Women’s Policy. In my master, I studied Conditional Cash Transfers and policies to reduce inequality. I have published a book about women and power in Brazil and a children's book about Brazilian women leaders.
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Diálogo Chino Diálogo Chino Diálogo Chino is an initiative of chinadialogue, an independent, bilingual, Chinese English website that promotes communication on the environment and climate change. It is a non-profit organisation based in London and Beijing. Diálogo Chino aims to foster a better understanding of this relationship and of the environmental challenges that it presents. With staff in London and São Paulo and a network of contributors both in China and Latin America, we produce and disseminate information across linguistic and cultural barriers that will facilitate constructive dialogue on China and Latin America. Diálogo Chino is a multilingual platform for journalists, public officials, academics, civil society and the business community to engage with the topics that will come to define the nature of China-Latin America relations.
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Dimitri della Faille dimitridf Dr. Dimitri della Faille is a professor of sociology and development studies at the Université du Québec en Outaouais in Canada. Webpage: http://dimitri.sciences-sociales.info/
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Danielle Scalise dmscalise Danielle Scalise is a senior undergraduate at the University of Pittsburgh pursuing degrees in Economics and Political Science, with a minor Spanish and certificate in Latin American Studies. She took part in the Pitt in Cuba program in the spring of 2013 and is currently an intern for Panoramas. Danielle is attending Georgetown Law in the fall where she will study international economic law pursuing a career specializing in US/Latin American trade relations.
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Andrés Donoso Romo donoso Andrés Donoso Romo is a researcher at the Centro de Estudios Avanzados at the Universidad de Playa Ancha, Valparaíso, Chile. He has an undergraduate degree in social anthropology and a master’s degree in Latin American Studies from the Universidad de Chile. In addition, he has a PhD in Latin American Integration from the Universidade de São Paulo. His publications include Identidad y educación en América Latina. Ensayos (Caracas: Editorial Laboratorio Educativo, 2012) and Educación y nación al sur de la frontera: organizaciones mapuche en el umbral de nuestra contemporaneidad, 1880-1930 (Santiago: Editorial Pehuén, 2008).
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Dunja Fehimovic Dunja Dunja Fehimovic is an AHRC-funded PhD student at the University of Cambridge, currently working on national identity in relation to contemporary Cuban film. She has a background in English literature and Spanish, and has dabbled in documentary filmmaking. During her MPhil in Latin American Studies, also at Cambridge, she studied Latin American film more widely, as well as music (rap and reggaetón) in Cuba. She has worked on the Latin American news website Pulsamérica (www.pulsamerica.co.uk) as writer (for the Caribbean) and sub-editor. She also contributes to the Palabras errantes (www.palabraserrantes.com) project as translator. Webpage: https://cambridge.academia.edu/DunjaFehimovic
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Eamonn Berry eberry Eamonn Berry is a 2nd year graduate student at University of Pittsburgh's Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, where his major is International Political Economy and he is seeking a certificate in Latin American Social and Public Policy. He previously attended the University of Vermont, where he majored in Political Science and minored in Spanish. Eamonn has political and legal experience, and is pursuing a career in public policy.
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Eduardo Moncada eduardo_moncada Eduardo Moncada is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Barnard College, Columbia University.
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Efren Lemus Efren Lemus Periodista salvadoreño. Trabaja para Elfaro.net. Fue parte del equipo que ganó el premio latinoamericano de investigación 2013 y mención de honor de la Sociedad Interamericana, en la categoría periodismo de profundidad, 2007. Ha trabajado para La Prensa Gráfica, Diario El Mundo y fue pasante de la revista Tiempo, en España (2008). Fue becario del Buro de Educación de los Estados Unidos, de la Fundación Scripps Horward y de la Fundación Nuevo Periodismo Iberoamericano. Trabajó como docente en la Universidad de El Salvador (UES) y Universidad Centroamericana (UCA).
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Evan Shen eks39 Evan Sheen is a senior at the University of Pittsburgh majoring in Economic and Computer Science. This article was written as part of the course “Latin American Economic Development,” a writing seminar offered by Professor Marla Ripoll at the Department of Economics.

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