Cláudia Pedra is a Portuguese woman with a degree in International Relations, ISCSP, and a Ph.D. in Strategy. She was Consultant to the High Commissioner of the United Nations for Refugees; Researcher of Human Trafficking for Asia, at Instituto Estudos Estratégicos e Internacionais; Researcher and Project Manager at the International Organization for Migration; and Executive Director of Amnesty International Portugal. Today, she is the Technical Coordinator of Bolsa de Valores Sociais, Soup Consulting’s Managing Partner, and a researcher and professor.
She has been working for over 20 years in the field of human rights, dealing with discrimination and education for the development of human rights. Pedra has published over 40 articles on Human Rights, International Relations and Third Sector Organizations Administration. She is the author of many more publications.