PhD Eugenia Sconfienza

Serves as Director of CIFAL Argentina.

She holds a Ph.D. in Social Sciences and a Master's Degree in Social Policy from the Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO - Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales). Also holds a Degree in Political Sciences from the University of Buenos Aires (UBA). 

Her specialization is in Non Profit Organizations (UdeSa) and holds a postdoctoral fellowship of CEIL - CONICET (Center for Labour Studies and Research – National Council for Scientific and Technical Research) in Argentina.

Her works also includes research on age related discrimination barriers to access employment and others types of discrimination such as place of residence or indigence, among others. She has an ample experience on corporate social responsibility, labour intermediation service and labour integration of disadvantages groups

Her experience includes founding “Cultura de trabajo”, an NGO that helps individuals who have been victims of labor exclusion (homeless or in housing vulnerability) to find permanent jobs. 

She has published several papers on labour market, informality and exclusion.