Center for Urban and Regional Studies - National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CEUR-CONICET) (Argentina)
It is the purpose of the CEUR to contribute to a national scientific strategy supported by research support, the training of human resources, the dissemination and transfer of knowledge, and interaction with other local, national and international institutions of scientific culture and socio-technical promotion. , for the advancement of science as well as for the economic, social and cultural progress of the country.
In this framework, the following specific objectives are proposed:
- Investigate priority issues related to urban and regional development in Argentina and Latin America, in their relationship with the global context and in their interface with other dimensions of analytical approach (technological innovation, gender, energy, health, environment).
- Encourage the production of knowledge, its circulation and dissemination through quality scientific publications and other means of scientific dissemination accessible to a broad audience.
- Train human resources through the incorporation of scholarship holders and thesis management.
- Strengthen interest in urban and regional issues, as well as territorial planning.
-Encourage linking and transfer activities, through the various instruments that CONICET has regulated to make the scientific-technological knowledge produced available to society.See more