Inauguration Ceremony, La Plata, September 4th 2017
On September 4th, the Maria Sibylla Merian Centre Conviviality-Inequality in Latin America was presented in Argentina at the Universidad Nacional de La Plata (UNLP). On the inauguration act, the director of the Centro Científico Tecnológico CCT CONICET La Plata Pilar Peral García and the President of UNLP Raúl Perdomo expressed the importance of the cooperation between research institutions from different countries. The thematic scope of the Maria Sibylla Merian Centre Latin America was also addressed as a challenging approach to the study of unequal societies. The director of the department of Social Sciences and the Humanities of CONICET, Dora Barrancos, emphasized the importance of the consortium for the transnational articulations in the analysis of Latin American societies.