Cristina Udelsmann Rodrigues

Academic Discipline:

Anthropology, Geography, Sociology

Interests Keywords:

urban; development; migration

About me:

Cristina Rodrigues combines her extensive regional experience – particularly in the Portuguese speaking countries – with a doctorate degree in African Studies in Social Sciences from the University Institute of Lisbon in Portugal. She brings more than a decade of research and evaluation experience on United Nations, European Union, USAID, and government-funded projects in Africa. Her experience includes conducting baseline assessments, surveys, mid-term and final program evaluations, project evaluations for child labour, human trafficking, gender policy, civil society, social protection, education and environmental protection activities in Africa. She is currently a Senior Researcher with the Nordic Africa Institute in Sweden. She speaks fluent English, Portuguese, Spanish and French.

I am interested in the following geographical area(s):

Sub-Saharan Africa
Southern Africa

Components of the GCRF I am interested in:

Equitable Access to Sustainable Development
Sustainable Economies and Societies
Human Rights, Good Governance and Social Justice