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Expert NameDr. Walter Alberto Pengue
TitlePROFESOR
DivisionINSTITUTO DEL CONURBANO (ICO)
Institution
CityBUENOS AIRES
CountryArgentina
Telephone+54 11 4469 7500 / 7235
Emailwapengue(at)ungs.edu.ar
Work ExperienceWalter Pengue is an expert in rural development and the evaluation of rural transformation in South America. He leads project in The Pampas, Chaco plains and Del Plata Basin among official and private institutions. He is specially dedicated for family farming, local communities and local consume. The evaluation of environmental services under the focus of ecological economics is other of his skills. Agroecology is the tool that he is working on for rural development in little towns, native areas and restoration of eroded areas in several parts of South America.
Qualifications• AGRONOMIST with Breeding specialization – UNIVERSIDAD DE BUENOS AIRES – 1991 (ARGENTINA) • MASTER IN ENVIRONMENTAL AND TERRITORIAL POLICY – UNIVERSIDAD DE BUENOS AIRES – 1999 (ARGENTINA) • DOCTOR IN AGROECOLOGY, SOCIOLOGY AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT – UNIVERSITY OF CORDOBA, SPAIN - 2006
Number of Publications25
Awards
Other Activities1. International Society for Ecological Economics, ISEE, Member of the Scientific Comitte for the Meetings at New Delhi (2006) and Nairobi (2008) 2. Argentinean and Uruguayan Society for Ecological Economics, ASAUEE, President, period 2008/2010 3. Scientific Society of Latin American Agroecology, SOCLA, Member of the Scientific Board (since 2006) 4. Magazine Revista Iberoamericana de Economía Ecológica, REVIBEC, Member of the Scientific Board (since 2004) 5. UNEP. International Panel for Sustainable Resource Management (since 2009)
Publications1. Binimelis, R, Pengue, W.A. and Monterroso, I ‘‘Transgenic treadmill”: Responses to the emergence and spread of glyphosate-resistant johnsongrass in Argentina,. Geoforum- Geoforum (2009), doi:10.1016/j.geoforum.2009.03.009 2. Pengue, W.A. Agrofuels and Agrifoods. Counting the externalities at the major crossroads of the 21st century. Bulletin of Science, Technology and Society. Vol 29, N 3, 167-179 (2009), 3 Pengue, W.A. Bioinvasiones y Bioeconomía: El caso del sorgo de alepo en Argentina. Editorial FLACSO Guatemala. Book. 2009. 4. Pengue, W.A. Agricultura industrial y transnacionalización en América Latina. México. UNEP/PNUMA and UACM. Book. 2005. 5. Morello, J, Pengue, WA and Rodriguez, A. Etapas de uso de los recursos y desmantelamiento de la biota del Chaco. Fronteras. Buenos Aires. 2005.
DisciplineAgricultural Sciences
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