Milena Cunha dos Santos Do Carmo


Biography

PhD Student in Feminist Studies from the University of Coimbra, funded by the Portuguese Science and Technology Foundation (2019-2022). Sociology master by the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul and Specialist in Management of Public Policies of Gender and Race by the Federal University of Viçosa. Licensed and Bachelor in Social Sciences by the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul. Her researches are focused on dissident parentalities, in which she develops her PhD Thesis. She worked in Brazil on the theme of men's involvement in fatherhood and care, having already studied and worked the prevention of violence against women as coordinator of the Reflexive Groups for Men Authors of Violence against Women. She has coordinated projects at Instituto Promundo-Brasil and is currently a project consultant for PARENT - Promotion, Awareness Raising and Engagement of Men in Nurture in Promundo-Portugal.