Danielle Coenga, Administrator

Danielle Coenga is a socially engaged feminist researcher. As a researcher consultant for the United Nations Development Program (UNDP - Brazil) and for human rights NGOs, she has always worked to promote gender equality, to fight homophobia and to protect human rights. Today, Danielle is doctoral candidate in political science and feminist studies at the Université du Québec à Montréal. As part of her doctoral thesis, she will focus on gender equality in United Nations programs. She holds a master's degree in social psychology from the University of Brasilia and a master's degree in international studies from the Université du Montréal. Her master's work dealt respectively with homophobia in discourse on same-sex civil unions and the integration of sexual orientation and gender identity in international cooperation programs.