Abigail Martinez Renteria

Abigail Martinez Renteria


  • EDU

Personal profile


Abigail is a PhD candidate exploring the role of online learning networks in (re)shaping the learning procesess and literacy practices of sustainable development activists in Latin America.  

Academic Background

International Master in Adult Education for Social Change (IMAESC)- University of Glasgow, University of Malta, Tallinn University, and Open University of Cyprus 

Dissertation: Exploring the Influence of Sustainable Development Educational Programmes on Adult Mexicans’ Sustainable Lifestyle: A case study of “MY World Mexico”

Funding: Recipient of European Commission's, Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) funded scholarship. Erasmus Mundus Master’s Scholarship (€50,000)

Diploma of Higher Education. Socio-Educative Intervention with Vulnerable Youths: Concepts, Experiences, and Tools- Autonomous University of Chihuahua, Mexico.

Bachelor in Education- Autonomous University of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico.

Funding: Recipient of Excellence Scholarship 2013-2017

Certificate of Higher Education Sustainable Development Education in Latin America- Havana University, Cuba

Academic Stay. Educational Sciences- National University of Cordoba, Argentina 


Expertise related to 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. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals


  • Education (General)
  • Continuing / adult education