Philosophy of Education Research Group (GIFE)

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Organization profile

Organization profile

The GIFE Philosophy of Education Research Group arises as an initiative of the philosophical-pedagogical academic work that brings together the research interests of teachers, students and graduates of the Quito Campus of the Salesian Polytechnic University of Ecuador. The research group aims to rethink the foundations, strengths and perspectives of the educational fact in context and propose alternatives that contribute to the socio-cognitive transformation of the country, through research on the fundamental principles of all types of progress centered on the human being conceived as a naturally educable being.

Research lines:

Humanities, Sciences of Human Behavior, Intercultural Education and Interdisciplinarity
Philosophy of Education


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UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities


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