Leonardo R. Perez

Dr. PEREZ R. Leonardo is a graduate of the Universidad Industrial de Santander (Bucaramanga -Colombia) where he studied political history. He obtained a MA at Limoges University, specializing in French political history, as well as a MA in Foreign Societies and International Relations, from the Sorbonne University Paris I. He holds a PhD in international studies from IHEID. Currently, he is working as Human Rights consultant for NGOs, States and Intergovernmental Organizations. His main areas of expertise are Self-determination, Indigenous Peoples and Minorities Rights, Traditional Knowledge and Drug Policy.