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Mauricio Vieira

Chair on Countering Illicit Trade & Preventing Transnational Organized Crime, University for Peace

Maurício Vieira is currently Assistant Professor and Chair on Countering Illicit Trade and Preventing Transnational Organized Crime at the University for Peace. He holds a PhD in International Politics and Conflict Resolution from the University of Coimbra (Portugal), a Master’s degree in International Relations from the University of Coimbra (Portugal) and a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the Universidade de Fortaleza (Brazil). In addition to his current position, he is an Associate Researcher at the Observatory of Nationalities, associated with the Ceará State University and at the Laboratory for the Study of Conflict and Violence of the same university.

Conference

O Conceito de Fronteira: Desafios Pós-Modernos à Segurança Internacional, Escola de Segurança Multidimensional – ESEM

Publications
  • Sainz-Borgo, Juan Carlos; Vieira, Maurício (2021). “Crimen Organizado, violencia y construcción de paz. Una dinámica multidimensional”, Revista Fuerzas Armadas, 17-22.Vieira, Maurício (2020). “Reflecting on the Role of the United Nations Peacebuilding Fund (PBF) in Africa”, Conflict Trends, African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD), Issue 2, 2020.

    Vieira, Maurício (2020), “Framing the fragmentation of peace: an analysis of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)”. Meridiano 47 – Journal of Global Studies, 21 (junho). https://doi.org/10.20889/M47e21005.

    Vieira, Maurício (2017), “From DDR/SSR to social cohesion: how security is embedded in the UN Peacebuilding model in Sierra Leone”, Cabo dos Trabalhos, 14, 1-7.

    Vieira, Maurício (2017), “A ZOPACAS e a Segurança do Atlântico Sul: o Caso da Serra Leoa”, IDN Cadernos, 25, 313-332.

    Vieira, Maurício (2016), “Sierra Leone: Promoting peace or prolonging violence? The duality of the UN Peacekeeping”, Conflict Studies Quarterly, 16, 72-92.