Psychosocial Research Group (GIPS)

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Organization profile

Organization profile

The Psychosocial Research Group (GIPS) emerged directly linked to the Psychology degree program at the UPS Quito Campus, thus beginning a sustained process of research development in this area of ​​knowledge.

Research lines:

Mental health
Work, Consumption and Psychology
Psychology and Education
Political, Social and Community Psychology


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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 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions


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