Adriana Montanaro-Mena

Vita

Adriana Montanaro-Mena is Costa Rican and lives in Vienna, Austria. She studied Graphics Design and Communication Science at the University of Costa Rica, and 2017 she finished her doctoral studies at the Department of Communication at the University of Vienna. She researches indigenous rights and ecological conflicts in cases of the construction of large dams in Latin America, using the case studies of ›El Diquís‹ in Costa Rica and ›Belo Monte‹ in Brazil (2006 – 2011).