Alexandra Haché

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Alexandra Haché
Forename Alexandra
Surname Haché
Type Consultant
Country Belgium
WPs 2

Alexandra Haché is the author of the POERUP country report on Spain and was a subcontractor to SCIENTER.

She is a sociologist, PhD in social economy and a researcher on ICT for the public good. She had a post-doctoral position for the Institute of Prospective Technological Studies where she developed research in support of policy making in the field of eInclusion. She has also worked on the impact of social computing and Web 2.0 on civil society potential for self-organisation and social innovation and on sustainability models for Open Education. In 2006, she completed a PhD in social economics entitled "The counterglobalisation movement versus Information and Communication Technologies: Uses, Values and Practices on contemporaneous activism".

Since 2004, she has been involved in the use and development of free software tools for social and political transformation within neighbourhood communities, engaged research networks, social movements, immigrant teenagers and women groups. She has been contributing to the design of those tools by producing research, improving the software usability and by providing training. She is involved with the development of, a free, federated and self-managed social network site used by thousands of collectives engaged with social economy and political transformation mainly located in Spain and Latin America.