Everyone involved in the Breathe/Respirar project.

Breathe/Respirar banner with researchers gathered around it

For more information about the project, contact Miguel Kanai.

University of Sheffield

Core team

Current team


Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA)

Core team

Current team


Urban Development Secretariat, Buenos Aires City Government

  • Álvaro García Resta, Secretary of Urban Development
  • Javier Irigaray, Director General, Urban Anthropology Directorate
  • Aníbal del Olmo, Chief of Staff, Urban Anthropology Directorate

  • Angélica Gomez Pizarro, Operating Manager, Education for Sustainability, Ministry of Education, Buenos Aires City Government 
  • Beatriz Zumalave Rey, National Institute of Agricultural Technology (INTA)
  • Daniel Kozak, Faculty of Architecture, Design and Urbanism, University of Buenos Aires (UBA-FADU) and CONICET
  • Work Practice Instructors: Carlos Copa, Mariela Laskman, Florencia Madeo, Camila Pavez, Santiago Rodríguez Alonso, Jessica Tevez (UBA-FADU)
  • Volunteers: Cecilia Cruz, Eliana García, Clara Nogues, Graciela Passarelli

International collaborators

  • Marta Fajardo, Architect, Grupo Verde Ltd. and Director, Latin American Landscape Initiative (LALI)
  • A. Alberto Yanosky F., Chair, IUCN Paraguayan Committee; Chair, Birdlife International Americas, Paraguay
  • Max Martin, Orcatec Galapagos, Ecuador
  • Ursula Bustillos Daza, Architect, Founder and Director of the Grupo de Pensamiento Sustentable, Portal Urbano, Bolivia
  • Laurent Troost, Architect and Urban Planner, Brazil

Advisory board (TBD)

Partner institutions  

  • Argentine-British Chamber of Commerce (CCAB)
  • Argentine Landscape Architects Centre (CAAP)
  • Argentine National Institute of Agricultural Technology (INTA)
  • Buenos Aires City Government, Green Schools Programme
  • Central Society of Architects (SCA)
  • Council of Agriculture, Food and Agroindustry Professionals (CPIA)   
  • Hunter’s Bar Infant School, Sheffield
  • International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA