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IUS Interculturality Network (RIUSI)

Fostering Social and Cultural impact through academic collaboration in
youth areas, human rights, and intercultural relations.

IUS Interculturality Network (RIUSI)

Fostering Social and Cultural impact through academic collaboration in youth areas, human rights, and intercultural relations.

 

Our Network

Mission:

The mission focuses on the social and cultural impact through academic activity in very specific aspects such as youth, human rights, environmental protection, ecumenical and religious dialogue, and intercultural relations

Vision:

To Contribute to the creation of knowledge in the field of interculturality, from a collaborative ideal, among the members of the RIUSI.

Objectives:

• Develop and strengthen academic relations between IUS members through virtual communication resources (skype, videoconferences, among others).

• Strengthen the research field of RIUSI through an articulated work between -at least- two members that make it up.

• Contribute to the field of Continuous Training on Intellectuality, through a pedagogical proposal in online and regional modality, which allows a contribution to training and intercultural regulations of the region..

Mission:

The mission focuses on the social and cultural impact through academic activity in very specific aspects such as youth, human rights, environmental protection, ecumenical and religious dialogue, and intercultural relations

Vision:

To Contribute to the creation of knowledge in the field of interculturality, from a collaborative ideal, among the members of the RIUSI.

Objectives:

• Develop and strengthen academic relations between IUS members through virtual communication resources (skype, videoconferences, among others).

• Strengthen the research field of RIUSI through an articulated work between -at least- two members that make it up.

• Contribute to the field of Continuous Training on Intellectuality, through a pedagogical proposal in online and regional modality, which allows a contribution to training and intercultural regulations of the region..

Approach

• The collaboration of the member of the IUS network is carried out through the collaborative and rotating annual period. However, three-year planning of activities are carried out, which is reviewed every two years; the monitoring of the planned activities are reviewed by the IUS that are coordinating during the respective period

Partnership Institutions

Areas of Research

 

Indigenous peoples and urban and rural territorialities.

Teacher training with the intercultural approach.

 

 

Immigration and human rights.

Interculturality and social justice.

Pedagogical resources for intercultural education.

 

Areas of Research

 

Indigenous peoples and urban and rural territorialities.

Teacher training with the intercultural approach.

 

 

Immigration and human rights.

Interculturality and social justice.

Pedagogical resources for intercultural education.

 

Projects & Highlights

Team

 

General Coordinator

Fernando Garcés (Universidad Politécnica Salesiana del Ecuador)

Contact

Email: riusi@ius-sdb.com

lgarcesv@ups.edu.ec

 

Member

Silvia Castillo (Universidad Católica Silva Henríquez)

Contact

Email: scastillos@ucsh.cl

 

Member

Carlos Bustos (Universidad Católica Silva Enríquez -Chile)

Contact

Email: cbustosr@ucsh.cl

 

Member

Jose Sarmento (Católica Don Bosco de Campo Grande)

Contact

Email: josefsarmento@gmail.com