Version 3.2_September 2016

Speaker: Gualter Baptista

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Dr. Gualter Barbas Baptista holds a degree in Environmental Engineering and a doctoral degree in Environmental Sciences, specialized in Ecological Economics and Political Ecology. He is actively engaged in civil society movements around environmental, climate justice, food and economics discourses since more than 15 years and has accumulated experience in agile methodologies by working with grassroots communities on hybrid techno-social projects. As the Director of Ecobytes he works as Drupal developer and maintainer, project and events manager, scrum master and consultant for several non-profit organisations and networks. He teaches at the University of Kassel on "The Limits of Growth: Perspectives for Agriculture" and is a member of the Editorial board of the journal Ecología Política.