Pedro Duarte Blanco

Pedro Duarte Blanco

In college, I studied International Relations at the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, in my hometown Porto Alegre, Brazil. After graduating with a BA, in 2008, I’ve started a career in the Brazilian government.

Columbia’s HILI program has always seemed a natural choice for my postgraduate studies, as it focuses on the intersections between two of my long-term personal interests. After finishing it, I intend to conduct research and to follow a Ph.D.