IFIT Staff / Intern
Nicolás Parra Sánchez
Nicolás Parra Sánchez is an intern at the Institute for Integrated Transitions (IFIT) based in Bogotá, Colombia. Prior to joining IFIT, Nicolás supported the research team of the Centro de Pensamiento y Diálogo Político (CEPDIPO). There he focused on monitoring and evaluation of different points in the 2016 Colombian peace agreement. Previously he was part of the Analysis of Public Policies and Public Management Research Group of the Universidad Nacional de Colombia.
Nicolás is a political science student and is currently pursuing postgraduate work in Justice, Victims and Peace Building at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia. He has also taken courses related to peace and development with the Jurisdicción Especial para la Paz (JEP), the Universidad Católica de Chile and the Colombian Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism. Nicolás has a special interest in the issues of land development, political participation, conflict resolution, and the reincorporation of ex-combatants through community tourism projects.
Working languages: English, Spanish, Portuguese and Italian