Redressing Gendered Health Inequalities of Displaced Women and Girls

University of Southampton

El Salvador - FLACSO

El Salvador - FLACSO Carlos Guillermo Ramos
Carlos Guillermo Ramos

Carlos is the coordinator of FLACSO El Salvador’s team for ReGHID. He is a Salvadoran sociologist, with extensive academic research experience in Central America and particularly in El Salvador. He has a long tradition and links of academic work with the Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO), as well as with other academic bodies in the country and the region. The M.Sc. Ramos worked as a professor and Executive Director of the Center for Information, Documentation and Research Support (CIDAI) and of the PROCESS Weekly of the Central American University “José Simeón Cañas” (UCA) of El Salvador between 1991 and 1994. He worked as a researcher for FLACSO El Salvador as of 1994 and was appointed Academic Coordinator of FLACSO in 1999. In 2009, he was appointed Director of FLACSO in El Salvador, a position he held until 2018.

During his professional career he has served as a member and head of various national instances, and currently serves as Academic Coordinator of FLACSO El Salvador and as Technical Secretary of the Knowledge Network on Citizen Security in Central America (CONOSE) in which 12 academic institutions of the region participate. He has carried out research and coordinated research teams at the national and regional level on issues of youth and violence, democracy and citizen security, poverty and social exclusion, local territorial development, and education and labor markets. He has at least 30 academic publications derived from his research in different countries and has been part of multiple editorial projects.

Mónica Alexandra Linares Laínez
Mónica Alexandra Linares Laínez

Mónica is the Principal Investigator of FLACSO El Salvador’s team for ReGHID. She is a sociologist from the University of the Ozarks and holds a master’s degree in Political and Social Studies from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM). She is a researcher at FLACSO El Salvador since 2013. She has also been a professor for the University of El Salvador and for the Department of Sociology and Political Sciences of the Central American University “José Simeón Cañas” (UCA), and has been a thesis advisor for the Department of Psychology and Public Health of the UCA.

She has participated in national, regional and international research projects and has coordinated research teams on topics such as: violence, perception of citizen security, food security, pregnancy and forced motherhood in girls and adolescents, among others, for national government institutions, United Nations agencies and other regional and international organizations. She has also investigated on social exclusion and youth; and has published on the topics of: violence in the educational environment, elections in El Salvador 2019, homicidal violence in El Salvador, and the situation and conditions of adolescents and women victims-perpetrators of violence in El Salvador.

Henry Oswaldo Garcia Estrada
Henry Oswaldo Garcia Estrada

Henry is a researcher of FLACSO El Salvador’s team for ReGHID. He is a sociologist, and has been a member of the research team at FLACSO El Salvador since 2019. He is also professor of General Sociology at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of El Salvador (UES) during the year 2021.

He has participated in research projects on secondary education, design of a system of labour market indicators, and determinants of homicidal violence in Central America.