Public policies

September 19, 2018

A Values-Based Pedagogy as a Form of Eco-political Resistance

In the words of the Iranian-American philosopher S. H. Nasr (1997) “the environmental crisis is fundamentally a crisis of values.” Environmental sustainability cannot be widely achieved […]
August 6, 2018

How to incorporate a gender lens in the evaluation of social programs

A significant wage gap, unpaid domestic work, feminization of poverty, gender violence, objectification of women, abuse, human trafficking, discrimination, stereotypes, inequality, and more. The debate around […]
July 3, 2018

Behavioral Economics applied to the design and evaluation of public policies

Governments all around the world are increasingly taking advantage of the progress and advancements made in Behavioral Economics, improving the efficacy and efficiency of their policies. […]
June 7, 2018

The challenge of citizen initiatives and civic engagement

How does civil society get empowered in higher levels of the decision-making process? How is the voice of a forum echoed? How are civil initiatives and […]