Expert Speaker

Alejandro Fuentes

Alejandro Fuentes

Organisation: Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
Expertise: Mr Fuentes has extensive experience in international programmes aimed to strengthen institutional capacities of judicial authorities and academic institutions, especially in the field of human rights

Biography

Alejandro Fuentes is a Senior Researcher at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (Sweden). He received his PhD (in International Law) and LL.M (in Comparative and European Legal Studies) from Trento University (It.), and Law degree from the University of Córdoba (Arg.). His research focuses on international human rights law, regional systems of human rights protection, cultural diversity, minority and indigenous peoples’ rights. He has extensive experience in international programmes aimed to strengthen institutional capacities of judicial authorities and academic institutions, especially in the field of human rights education. He teaches at the Master’s Programme in International Human Rights Law at Lund University.