PCNS Experts
Leonardo Paz Neves
Researcher, FGV IIU

Leonardo Paz Neves is an International Intelligence Analyst at the International Intelligence Unit from the Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) and Lecturer at the Department of International Relations from the Ibmec College. In addition, he worked as Project Coordinator and Coordinator for Studies and Debates on the Brazilian Centre for International Relations (CEBRI), also worked together with the Civil Affairs Section of the Brazilian Joint Centre for Peacekeeping Operations (CCOPAB), from the Brazilian Armed Forces and is the former Executive Coordinator of the Group of Analysis on International Conflicts Prevention (GAPCon/UCAM). He has experience in Political Science and International Relations, focusing on international conflicts, failed states/rogue states, security policies, peace operations, security policy in South America and US, democracy, development, South-South cooperation, human rights and aspects of Brazilian soft power.