Portugal | Brazil
Applied Anthropology | Human Rights | Gender | Violence
Filipa Alvim is a researcher at CRIA – Network Centre for Research in Anthropology (CRIA-IUL) and has a Ph.D. in Social Anthropology by ISCTE - University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL), with the research project “Only Changes the Currency”: Representations of Human Trafficking and Sex Work in Portugal” (2009-2013), which sought to give voice to those directly and indirectly involved in the prevent and combat to the phenomenon of human trafficking and prostitution. The academic orientation lines are Human Rights, Citizenship, Gender, Sexuality, Migrations, Agency, Public Anthropology and Public Policies. Before, she worked with Amnesty International Portugal, in the areas of Human Rights, Domestic Violence, Trafficking in human beings and Female genital mutilation. At present is a professor of Introduction to Social Sciences in ISPA - Instituto Superior de Psicologia Aplicada/Superior Institute of Applied Psychology, and a professor of Anthropology in Universidade de Coimbra.