Luís Nuno Barbosa

Luís Nuno Barbosa

Junior Research Assistant

Postgraduation, Economics, University of Minho (Portugal), 2014
BA, Economics, University of Minho, Portugal, 2012
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Nuno Barbosa is a Junior Research Assistant at the United Nations University (UNU-EGOV) since 2022.

He has previously contributed to the Operating Unit in projects related with capacity building for education and activity monitoring.

As a student, he was a co-founder and President at Young Minho Enterprise, a junior enterprise of University of Minho. Prior to this position, he worked as a project manager, translator, digital marketer, and coordinator of volunteers in large scale events. He is currently President at CIVITAS Braga, a nonprofit organisation for the Advocacy and Development of Civic Rights, and coordinates Beneficiary Logistics at Virar a Página, a volunteer-based emergency food aid in Braga, Portugal, started during the COVID-19 pandemic. He is also an activist in movements focused on women’s rights, climate justice, and LGBTQIAP+ rights.