1963-2018 - 55 years of Research for Social Change

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Santiago Daroca Oller

Former Collaborating Researcher

Santiago Daroca Oller collaborated with UNRISD for the project Politics of Domestic Resource Mobilization for Social Development, as part of the research team for Bolivia.
Santiago is sociologist, graduated from the Catholic University of Chile. In the last year of his BA he participated in a research internship programme in the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC). He was a research analyst in UNRISD from 2005 to 2007, working for the programme on Civil Society and Social Movements.

In Bolivia Santiago worked at the Ministry of Strategic Planning and Popular Participation on topics related to the municipalities' participative planning processes, and in the Municipality of La Paz in the Office of Human Development. He then joined UNDP – Bolivia and worked in the Human Development Report Office for three years.

Santiago holds a Masters in Economic and Social Science – Globalisation and Social Protection from the University of Geneva and the University of Lausanne, Switzerland and, at the time, he was carrying out PhD research at the University of Lausanne, examining the relation between social movements actions and the structures of inequalities.