Fernando Burgés

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Fernando Burgés
Job Title: 
Head of Policy
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UNPO
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Fernando Burgés was born in São Paulo, Brazil. He holds a BA in International Relations (Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo), a Postgraduate Certificate in Nationalism Studies (Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest) and a Master in Political Science (University of Amsterdam). Fernando is currently based in Brussels, where he is Program Coordinator of the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), an international, nonviolent, and democratic membership organisation. Its members are indigenous peoples, minorities, and unrecognized or occupied territories who have joined together to protect and promote their human and cultural rights, to preserve their environments and to find nonviolent solutions to conflicts which affect them. 

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