Seminar “Greening Jobs by the Way of Development”

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On Friday, May 26 of 2017, the PPGTE / UTFPR an invitation from prof. Dr. Christian Luiz da Silva, from PD2T, the interesting seminar with the theme “Greening Jobs by the Way of Development” by Prof. Dr. Paulo Afonso Bracarense Costa.

The lecture dealt with the book of the same title, based on his master’s degree in public policies developed at the Universities of Humboldt in Berlin and Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder), in which the author presents a proposal for application of the concepts of employment and green work, as well as the indicator of density of green jobs, allowing a more precise construction on jobs and their environmental impact. An interesting discussion on possibilities of applying the indicator followed the lecture.


Master thesis defenses of our group

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At the beginning of February (Monday 6th, Tuesday 7th and Wednesday 8th) several of the members of our group will defend their master’s theses. Check below for more details on the issues of those public defenses:

Environmental licensing and the diffusion of conflicts: a multicase study of hydroelectric power projects in the state of Paraná

PPGTE (Masters): Flávia de Faria Gomes, 02/02/2017 from 2.30 pm to 5.30 pm, Room C-301


Source: Blog do Senildo Melo

The strategic planning of a federal university hospital and its regional performance in public health policies

PGP (Master degree): Luana de Assis, 07/02/2017 from 09h00 to 12h00, Room A-302


Source: Fluxo Consultória

Electric energy as an instrument of human development and a challenge to the National Energy Plan

PGP (Masters): Márcio Eduardo Zuba 08/02/2017 from 09h00 to 12h00 Room A-302


Source: InterAmerican Clean Energy Institute


Participation at the 3rd SNPD

3rd National Seminar on Planning and Development (SNPD)

UTFPR’s group of researchers took part in the 3rd National Seminar on Planning and Development (SNPD) from 19 – 20 October 2016 at Candido Mendes University in Campos dos Goytacazes, Rio de Janeiro.


On Wednesday 19 October during the opening ceremony, Prof. Rosélia Piquet of UCAM and Prof. Christian Luiz da Silva of UTFPR talked about teaching and research on regional development and planning in Brazil and as well as current questions in Technology and Development, and then debated about cities of the future and the future of the cities.

Several of our researchers (masters and PhD students) presented their research on Thursday 20 October.

The protocol of the seminar is available here.