Partecipazione a convegni e interventi

TitleDate fImportant?
Perugia (Italy) - 5th-12th of May 2015
Participation to the panel Faces and images of the Americas: between genocide and ethnic ransom with the lecture A disputed heritage. The identification and differentiation process of the Quilombola communities in the Ribeira Valley (S. Paulo, Brazil), analysed by an intangible cultural heritage inventory.
Johannesburg (South Africa) - March 19 to 22, 2013
I participated as a representative of the Italian Local Right Programmes.
Bologna (Italia) - 5 – 7 maggio 2012
Participation in the sessions regarding family budget. See the full seminary programme
Perugia (Italia) - 3 – 10 maggio 2012
Participation to the panel Centrality of the margins and new kind of citizenship with the lecture The differentiation of the Brazilian peasantry and its struggles for citizenship.
Roma (Italia) - 4-7 luglio 2011
Course "Le Relazioni Istituzionali: conoscere l’iter legislativo regionale e locale per un’attenta e puntuale attività di lobbying sul territorio".
ActionAid provided the course.
Participation certificate.
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) - June 11-14, 2009
The paper, It was one of us. Land and economy among the lower Amazon caboclo peasant is available in the LASA site. Download.
Araras (SP), Brazil - 13-16/10/2010
I went to the I Meeting of Agroecology of the S. Paulo state with two quilombola (afro-descendant) young boys. During the Meeting, I organized a workshop about landraces.

View the Meeting certificate.

View the presentation for the workshop (in Portuguese).
Registro (SP), Brazil -
In the IV Ribeira Valley Research Seminary I presented two poster, one about landraces (download it, in Portuguese ), the other one about juçara palm (Euterpe Edulis) (download it, in Portuguese). During the Seminary I attended the debate about the challenges and the best practices of research in traditional communities.

View the Seminary certificate.
Instituto Socioambiental - ISA - 8 de setembro de 2010
Complete proposal title: Food security and sustainable development in Brazil, and, in particular, among the indigenous and traditional people of Xingu and Ribeira basins, by the conservation and sustainable use of plant genetic resources.
Instituto Socioambiental - ISA - 9 de agosto de 2010
Torino (Italia) - 5-9 luglio 2010
Summer Academy “Migrazioni italiane nella glocalizzazione”, organizzato dal Centro Altreitalie.
More information here (in Italian).
Participation certificate.
Instituto de Botânica - IBT - 21/06/2010
Instituto Socioambiental - ISA
Cuiabá (Mato Grosso, Brasil) - 22-23 maio 2010
Oficina de Intercâmbio Tecnológico de Meliponicultura entre Comunidades Produtivas, Pesquisadores e Organizações da Sociedade Civil: sistemas de produção, conservação e regulamentação do mel de abelhas nativas; organized by Instituto Sociedade, População e Natureza. I presented the the Lower Amazon situation, and invited a representative from the Coroca producer association and from the Leste de Minas Gerais region.
More information here.
Participation certificate.
Viçosa, MG (Brazil) - 13-15 Oct. 2009
The Associação Brasileira de Agroecologia, in partnership with the Associação Nacional de Agroecologia and the University of Viçosa organized the event.

In this meeting some agroecological experiences was presented.

I participate with a poster (in Portuguese) about the seeds fair of quilombola villages (see more about the fair here).
Torino (Italia) - 23-27 ottobre 2008
Visit the Tamuá blog to know more about my participation in this event.
Belo Horizonte, MG (Brasil) - 1-4 de junho de 2008
Perugia (Italia) - 6-12 maggio 2008
The paper will be published in the Congress proceedings.
Santarém, PA (Brasil) - 8-9 de novembro de 2007
Brasília, DF (Brasil) - 4-7 de outubro de 2007
Dallas, TX (USA) - March 27-29, 2003
Paper: The Concept of Sem Terra and the Peasantry in Brazil, published in the Journal of Developing Societies, Vol. 19, No. 2-3, 334-364 (2003).
Novara (Italia) - October 11, 2002
Other speakers: Bruna Peyrot e Adriano Ciocca Vasino. Visit the La Nuova Regaldi web site.
Washington, DC (USA) - September 6-8, 2001
Paper: Movimento Sem Terra and migrations, in English and in Italian.