1. aboni's picture   Alejandra Boni Aristizabal Doctora en Derecho
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PhD in Human Rights and Democracy from the U. of Valencia; Associate Professor at the Departamento de Proyectos de Ingeniería (Dpt. of Projects Engineering) at the U. Politécnica de Valencia. Deputy Director of Ingenio (CSIC-UPV).

Visitor researcher at the Institute of Development Studies in Sussex (2007), Institute of Social Studies in The Hague (2009), Research Centre for Leadership in Action at New York University (2011), Instituto Pensar at U. Javieriana de Bogota (2011 and 2013)the Free State University in South Africa (2013 and 2014) and University College of London (2016-17). Special Lecture Nottingham University (2008-2012) and Honorary Professor of the University of the Free State in South Africa

Principal researcher in severeal research projects (2005-2013) on development education, international cooperation and development aid funded by AECID, UPV and Secretaría de Estado de Universidades. Partner of four European Projects: EDUWEL (2010-2014), SOCIETY (2013-2015), Global Engineering (2013-2015), Global Identity through Human Development (2014) and Students 4 Change. Social Entrepeneurship in Academia (2016-2019).

Her main research interest are in the area of human development, university, development education, international cooperation, project planning, grassroot social innovation and action research.

Main recent papers:

Boni, A. & Calabuig, C. Education for global citizenship at universities. Potentialities of formal and informal learning spaces to foster cosmopolitanism,  Journal of Studies in International Education, 2017, 21 (1), pp. 22-38 DOI: 10.1177/1028315315602926  

Hueso, Andrés; Boni, Alejandra; Fernández-Baldor, Álvaro, (2017) Embracing the complexity of policy processes in sanitation: insights from India, Development Policy Review 10.1111/dpr.12246 2017  

Victoria Pellicer-Sifres, Sergio Belda-Miquel, Aurora López-Fogués & Alejandra Boni Aristizábal, Grassroots Social Innovation for Human Development: An Analysis of Alternative Food Networks in the City of Valencia (Spain), Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, 2017, DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19452829.2016.1270916      

Belda-Miquel S, Boni Aristizábal, A. y M.F. Sañudo Pazos, Informal learning for citizenship building in shared struggles for rights:Cases of political solidarity between Colombian and Spanish organizations, Voluntas 2015. 10.1007/s11266-015-9598-7.

Boni, Alejandra, Leivas, Monique, De La Fuente, Teresa y Sergio Belda-Miquel, Grassroots innovation for human development. Exploring the potential of Participatory Video, International Journal of E-Politics Volume 7 • Issue 4 • October-December 2016 DOI: 10.4018/IJEP.2016100103.

Boni, A. & G. Millán. Action-Research using Participatory Video. A learning experience in San Lorenzo, Castellón, Spain
(2016), Commons, Revista de Comunicación y Ciudadanía Digital, Vol. 5 N. 1 pp. 113-135.

Boni Aristizábal, A. & Calabuig-Tormo, C.Enhancing pro-public-good professionalism in technical studies, Higher Education 2016, 71, 6:791-804. 10.1007/s10734-015-9916-4

Belda S, A. Boni, Cuesta, I and J. Peris, Are Rights-Based Approaches helping (re)politicise development NGOs?.Exploring the Spanish case."
International Development Planning Review, 38(2):135-157

Alejandra Boni, Aurora Lopez-Fogues & Melanie Walker, Higher education and the post-2015 agenda: a contribution from the human development approach, Journal of Global Ethics, 12:1, 17-28; 2016
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17449626.2016.1148757

Belda-Miquel S, Boni Aristizábal, A. y M.F. Sañudo Pazos, Informal learning for citizenship building in shared struggles for rights:Cases of political solidarity between Colombian and Spanish organizations, Voluntas 2015. 10.1007/s11266-015-9598-7

Lillo, P, Ferrer-Martí, L. Boni, A. and A. Fernandez-Baldor. Assessing management models for off-grid renewable energy electrification projects using the Human Development approach: case study in Peru Energy for Sustainable Development, Volume 25, April 2015, Pages 17–26 doi:10.1016/j.esd.2014.11.003

Alejandra Boni, Jordi Peris, Rosemary McGee, Míriam Acebillo-Baqué and Andrés Hueso. Exploring accountability discourses and practices in the Spanish aid system, Journal of International Development, Vol. 26, Issue 4, May 2014, 541-555      

Lacomba, J., Boni, A., Cloquell, A. y C. Soledad, Immigrant Associations and Co-development Policies. Among the Opportunities for Strengthening and the Risks of Cooptation in the Case of Valencia Region (Spain),Voluntas, septiembre 2014, http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11266-014-9491-9

Sergio Belda y Alejandra Boni, Más allá del debate de la financiación. Aprendizajes de la cooperación no gubernamental para una visión política de la cooperación al desarrollo, Revista de Economía    Mundial 2014, 36, 25-47.

A. Frediani, A. Boni and Des Gasper  "Approaching Development Projects from a Human Development and Capability Perspective", Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, 2014, 15:1, 1-12.

Boni, A. y Arias B. (2013), "People first. Rethinking educational policies in times of crisis using the capability approach", Scuola Democratica, 3, 797-816

Boni, A., Lopez, E. y Barahona, R. (2013), "Approaching quality of global education practices through action research. A non-governmental development organization–university collaborative experience", International Journal of Development Education and Global Learning 5(2) 31-46.

Boni, A.; Hoffmann Pinilla, A.; Sow, J., (2012) “Educando para la ciudadanía global. Una experiencia de investigación cooperativa entre docentes y profesionales de las ONGD”, Estudios sobre Educación, nº 23, pag. 63-81.

Lozano, J.F., Boni, A., Peris, J and Hueso, A. (2012) Competencies in Higher Education: A Critical Analysis from the Capabilities Approach, Journal of Philosophy of Education, 46, 1, 132–147.

Boni, A. and Gasper, D., (2012) Rethinking the quality of universities -- How can human development thinking contribute? Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, 13, 3.  

Belda, S., Boni,A., Peris, J. y Terol, L. (2012), "Rethinking capacity development for critical development practice. Inquiry into a postgraduate Programme",   Journal of International Development, 24, 571-584.

Boni, A., McDonald, P.  and Peris, J., (2012) Cultivating engineers’ humanity: Fostering cosmopolitanism in a Technical University. International Journal of Educational Development  32, 179–186.

Boni, A. (2012) Las capacidades para el desarrollo humano. Cuadernos de Pedagogía, nº 422, 92-95.

Boni, A. (2011) Educación para la ciudadanía global. Significados y espacios para un cosmopolitismo transformador, Revista Española de Educación Comparada, 17, 65-68

Boni, A. y Gasper, D. (2011)La universidad como debiera ser. Propuestas desde el desarrollo humano sostenible para repensar la calidad de la universidad, Sistema, 220, 99-115.     

Boni, A. Lozano, J.F, Walker, M., (2010) La educación superior desde el enfoque de capacidades. Una propuesta para el debate, Revista Interuniversitaria de Formación del Profesorado, 13, 3, 123-131.

Fernández-Baldor, A., Boni, A. y Hueso, A. (2012), Technologies for Freedom. Un estudio de la tecnología para el desarrollo humano, Estudios de Economía Aplicada, 30, 3, 971-996.                                

López, E, Boni, A y Peris, J.  Incorporando la perspectiva de género en pequeños proyectos. La experiencia del Almanario en 10 comunidades indígenas de Guatemala, Revista Iberoamericana de Estudios de Desarrollo / Iberoamerican Journal of Development Studies, 1, 1 (2012), pp. 85-101.

Boni, A, Peris, J. Acebillo, M. McGee, R. , Hueso. A.  y Calabuig, C.  Los discursos de la accountability en el sistema de cooperación al desarrollo español, Revista Española de Desarrollo y Cooperación, 29, 199-211 año 2012               

Peris, J. Fariñas, S, Lopez E, y Boni, A. Expanding collective agency in rural indigenous communities in Guatemala. A case for the Almanario Approach. International Development Planning Review, 34 (1) (2012)  pp.83-102         

Lacomba, J. y Boni, A. The Role of Emigration in Foreign Aid Policies: The Case of Spain and Morocco, International Migration Vol. 46 (1) 2008 pp. 123-150

Books and book chapters:

Alejandra Boni, Carola Calabuig and Victoria Pellicer, Transforming the System from Within: Experiences of a Development Cooperation Masters en Socially Just Pedagogies, Capabilities and Quality in Higher Education (Editors: Melanie Walker and Merridy Wilson-Strydom) Palgrave, London, 10.1057/978-1-137-55786-5_10 pp. 201-220, 2017.

Belda-Miquel, S, Boni Aristizábal, A y M.F. Sañudo Pazo, Hacia una cooperación internacional transformadora: Solidaridades y aprendizajes con movimientos sociales por los derechos humanos en Colombia, Icaria, Barcelona, 2016

Boni, A y M. Walker, Universities and Global Human Development.Theoretical and empirical insights for social change,
REFERENCIA LIBRO: World Sustainability Series, 2016, Routledge,  London

Boni, A. and Walker, M. (Eds) (2013) Universities and Human Development. A New Imaginary for the University of the XXI Century, London: Routledge.

Boni, A. and León, R. (2013), Educación para la ciudadanía global. Una estrategia imprescindible para la justicia social, in Intermon-Oxfam ed. La Realidad de la Ayuda 2012, Intermon Oxfam: Barcelona.

Fernandez-Baldor, A.;, Hueso, A. y Boni, A. (2012) From Individuality to Collectivity: The Challenges for Technology-Oriented Development Projects, The Capability Approach, Technology and Design (Editors: Oosterlaken, Ilse & Van den Hoven, Jeroen) Series: Philosophy of Engineering and Technology Vol.5 Springer-Verlag, pp. 135-151.                                                                           

Boni, A. McDonald P. and Peris, J. (2012), Cultivating global citizenship in engineering courses in Higher Education for the Public Good. Views from the South. (B. Leibowitz, ed.), 2012, Sun Press/Trentham Books, pp. 139-150.                   

Boni, A. Lacomba, J. The New Co-Development Agenda: Official and Non-Official Initiatives between Morocco and Spain, en Transnational Migration and Human Security (Editors: Thanh-Dam Truong and Des Gasper), Hexagon Series on Human and Environmental Security and Peace; Volume 7 New York: Springer-Verlag, /2011, pp. 91-101.

Boni, A y Perez-Foguet, A. (Ed.) Construir ciudadanía global desde la universidad ed. Intermon-Oxfam, 2006.

 

Associate Editor: Journal of Human Development and Capability (2009-) and Iberoamerican Journal of Development Studies (2012-)

Secretary of Red Española de la Red de Estudios en Desarrollo (2011-)

Vicepresident of the International Development Ethics Association (2011-)

External examiner of the Human Development Degree in St. Patricks College, Drumcondra, Dublin City University, 2013-2016 and Master in Social Development Practice, University College of London 2014-2017.

Accreditades as Full Professor by the Spanish Agency of Quality and Accdreditation in the Social Science area

 

 

 

 

2017

  1. Agustí Pérez-Foguet, Boris Lazzarini, Richard Giné, Enrique Velo, Alejandra Boni, Manuel Sierra, Guido Zolezzi, Rhoda Trimingham
    Journal of Cleaner Production,
    Vol: - pags 1 - 17
  2. Alejandra Boni, Carola Calabuig and Victoria Pellicer
    In Socially Just Pedagogies, Capabilities and Quality in Higher Education (Melanie Walker, Merridy Wilson-Strydom, Celia Jenkins, Caroline Barnes, Monica McLean, Andrea Abbas, Paul Ashwin, Alejandra Boni, Carola Calabuig, Victoria Pellicer y otros ) - Springer
  3. Victoria Pellicer-Sifres, Sergio Belda-Miquel, Aurora López-Fogués, Alejandra Boni Aristizábal
    Journal of Human Development and Capabilities,
    Vol: - pags 1 - 17
  4. Andrés Hueso, Alejandra Boni, Álvaro Fernández-Baldor
    Development Policy Review,
    Vol: - pags 1 - 19
  5. Alejandra Boni; Aurora López-Fogués; Gynna Millán; Sergio Belda-Míquel
    Action Research,
    Vol: - pags 1 - 20

2016

  1. María Ten Palomares, Alejandra Boni Aristizábal
    Letras Verdes. Revista Latinoamericana de Estudios Socioambientales,
    Vol: - pags 4 - 21
  2. Sergio Belda-Miquel;Alejandra Boni;Iván Cuesta-Fernández;Jordi Peris
    International Development Plannning Review,
    Vol: 38 - pags 135 - 157
  3. Alejandra Boni, Monique Leivas, Teresa De La Fuente, Sergio Belda-Miquel
    International Journal of E-Politics (IJEP),
    Vol: 7 - pags 26 - 39
  4. Alejandra Boni , Aurora Lopez-Fogues, Melanie Walker
    Journal of Global Ethics ,
    Vol: - pags 17 - 28
  5. Alejandra Boni, Gynna Farith Millán
    Commons. Revista de Comunicación y Ciudadanía Digital,
    Vol: 5 - pags 117 - 139
  6. Rhoda Trimingham, Boris Lazzarini, Agustí Pérez-Foguet, Neil Noble, Alejandra Boni, Manuel Sierra-Castañer, Francesco Mongera, Guido Zolezzi
    In Teaching Education for Sustainable Development at University Level (Walter Leal Filho (editor), Paul Pace (editor)) - Springer
  7. Victoria Pellicer Sifres; Pau Lillo Rodrigo; Alejandra Boni Aristizábal
    In Engaging Stakeholders in Education for Sustainable Development at University Level (Walter Leal Filho (Editor); Luciana Brandli (Editor)) - Springer
  8. Sergio Belda-Miquel;Alejandra Boni Aristizábal;María Fernanda Sañudo Pazos
    Icaria editorial
  9. Alejandra Boni-Aristizábal,Carola Calabuig-Tormo
    Higher Education,
    Vol: 71 - pags 791 - 804

2015

  1. Alejandra Boni; Carola Calabuig
    Journal of Studies in International Education,
    Vol: - pags 1 - 17
  2. Alvaro Fernández-Baldor, Pau Lillo, Alejandra Boni
    In Sustainable Access to Energy in the Global South. Essential Technologies and Implementation Approaches (Silvia Hostettler, Ashok Gadgil, Eileen Hazboun)
  3. Pau Lillo, Laia Ferrer-Martí, Alejandra Boni, Álvaro Fernández-Baldor
    Energy for Sustainable Development,
    Vol: 25 - pags 17 - 26
  4. Begoña Arias, Alejandra Boni
    In El voluntariado transforma si sabemos cómo

2014

  1. Fernández-Baldor, Álvaro; Boni Aristizábal, Alejandra; Lillo Rodrigo, Pau; Hueso, Andrés
    Journal of Human Development and Capabilities,
    Vol: 5 - pags 13 - 27
  2. Alejandra Boni
    Journal of Human Development and Capabilities: A Multi-Disciplinary Journal for People-Centered Development,
    Vol: - pags -
  3. Sergio Belda, Alejandra Boni, Jordi Peris
    In Derechos Humanos y Desarrollo El Enfoque Basado en Derechos Humanos en la Cooperación al Desarrollo - EBDH
  4. Alejandra Boni, Jordi Peris, Rosemary McGee, Míriam Acebillo-Baqué and Andrés Hueso
    Journal of International Development,
    Vol: 26 - pags 541 - 555
  5. Alejandra Boni, Sergio Belda, Ofelia García, Jordi Peris
    In Derechos Humanos y Desarrollo El Enfoque Basado en Derechos Humanos en la Cooperación al Desarrollo - EBDH
  6. Alexandre Apsan Frediani, Alejandra Boni and Des Gasper
    Journal of Human Development and Capabilities,
    Vol: 15 - pags 1 - 12
  7. Lacomba, Joan; Boni, Alejandra; Cloquell, Alexis; Soledad, Carlos
    Voluntas: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations,
    Vol: 25 - pags 1 - 22

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