Pablo Cortes Ferrandez*

University of Deusto


Received Sylff Fellowship in 2018.
FR: University of Deusto
TO: Jesuit Refugee Service-Latin America and the Caribbean (JRS-LAC)(Colombia)

Academic achievements, social engagement initiatives:
Journalist and master degree in International Humanitarian Action. He was engaged with the Jesuit Refugee Service in Latin America and Caribbean (JRS-LAC).
Current affiliation: Researcher Human Rights Institute University of Deusto

PhD candidate in the Human Rights Institute of the University of Deusto in Bilbao (Spain). The thesis aims to understand the role of the humanitarian community in the protection of urban displaced people and host communities in informal settlements. As part of a research team in the Preparedness and Resilience to address Urban Vulnerability (PRUV), he is currently working on a project of humanitarian protection and resilience in Colombia. He started working in Colombia in 2013 and has conducted research in Colombia on urban displacement, urban violence and the key role of the humanitarian sector. He has a master's degree in International Humanitarian Action with the NOHA network.

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