Contact Information

Intercultural Bilingual Education in Latin America (IBE)
Siltavuorenpenger 5 A
P.O. Box 9
00014 University of Helsinki
juan.llorente [at]  

Cooperation and funding:

Ministry for Foreign Affairs
of Finland

Project Today

The project employs one full-time researcher, Dr. Docent Juan Carlos Llorente. In addition to Dr. Llorente, the following academic staff members have been involved in the project: Professor Hannu Simola (head of the project), Professor Jarkko Hautamäki, Professor Gunilla Holm, Professor Elina Lahelma, Professor Reijo Miettinen, and Dr., Docent Kari Kantasalmi.

In the project frame there is currently one post graduate student Ms. Tuija Veintie (MA), preparing her doctoral thesis on Ecuadorian context.

The Coordinator of the project is Ms. Saija Volmari (MA).