Country: Austria Language: Spanish, French, English Expertise: Human Rights, Conflict Management, Mediation

Programme Manager

Agustin Nunez-Vicandi is Programme Manager for the Central African Republic country programme, using interreligious dialogue as a tool to support conflict resolution and the achievement of sustainablepeace; he is also currently responsible for the African Union portfolio and regional activities in Africa. Prior to joining KAICIID, Agustin was a human rights adviser for the Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) where he managed projects aimed at building the capacity of human rights defenders as well as national human rights institutions. Agustin also spent several years working for the OSCE Mission in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia overseeing the implementation of the Ohrid Framework Agreement, and later in a similar capacity contributing to reducing tensions, fostering peace, stability and security in Ukraine. He recently took a sabbatical to work with UNCDF in Myanmar, promoting financial inclusion and economic development. Agustin holds a BA in government from the University of Virginia and an MA in human rights from University College London.