Gloria Bonder

Director of the Gender, Society and Policies Department at the Latin American Postgraduate Institute of Social Sciences (FLACSO)

CV summary

Since 2001, Prof. Bonder coordinates the UNESCO Regional Chair on Women, Science and Technology in Latin America, the E-learning Master's Program on Gender, Society and Public Policies (PRIGEPP), the Global Network of UNESCO Chairs on Gender and the LAC focal point of GenderInSITE.

For more than two decades, Prof. Bonder has developed several research projects on gender issues and/in technology and science, education, communication, youth, and published books and articles both national and internationally. 

Advisor of many governmental, academic, and international institutions such as: OAS; IDRC/CRDI; UNICEF; UNWOMEN; UNDP and UNESCO. 
Member of the advisory committee of: 
- SAGA-UNESCO project (STEM and Gender Advancement)
- Gender Gaps in Science, Technology and innovation, IADB

In 2015 was elected ambassador of the ITU/UNESCO Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development. Coordinator of Educational Program in Centro America: STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) with a gender perspective. Member of the International Jury for the UNESCO Prize for girls’ and women’s education.


  • UNESCO. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  • The Catalan Association of Public Universities (ACUP)

Sponsored by

  • Generalitat de Catalunya
  • Ajuntament de Barcelona