Silvio Marcio Montenegro Machado

Marcio is a lecturer in Human Geography at the Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of Bahia - Santa Inês Campus (Brazil). He is part of the research groups GeografAR - UFBA and Geopraxis - IFBA . Marcio has a background in regional and urban development and has done research on territorial transformations and socio-spatial formations in frontier regions (Sant'Ana do Livramento and Rivera). More recently, he has studied land conflicts in Brazil-Uruguay borders by looking at opportunities and challenges for peasant activities in Santana do Livramento (Brazil) and Bella Unión (Uruguay). His currently research is exploring peasantry and common land use.

Experience

  • 2011–2014
    Mestre em Geografia, UFSC