Ana Guardião


Biography

Ana Guardião is a post-doctoral researcher at CES under the project ECHOES - European Colonial Heritage Modalities in Entangled Cities, and a researcher in the project The worlds of (under)development: processes and legacies of the Portuguese colonial empire in a comparative perspective (1945-1975). She got her PhD degree at the Institute of Social Sciences - University of Lisbon with the dissertation "Desafios coloniais na construção do sistema internacional de direitos humanos: os processos de descolonização no Quénia, Argélia e Angola (1950-1975)" within the Inter-University Doctoral Program in History (PIUDHist)). In 2019, she was a researcher at the Global Humanitarianism Research Academy. She holds a BA and in Political Science and International Relations and an MA in Political Science from the NOVA School of Social Sciences and Humanities. Her main research interests are the interconnections between internationalism and imperialism in the 20th century, with a focus on humanitarianism and human rights repertoires and practices related to population movements and vulnerable groups.


Latest Publications

Book Chapter

Guardião, Ana (2020), Os desafios do colonial: primeiras abordagens do CICV e do ACNUR ao problema dos refugiados nas guerras de independência do Quénia, Argélia e Angola, in Dores, Hugo Gonçalves; Guardião, Ana Filipa; Jerónimo, Miguel Bandeira; Monteiro, José Pedro (org.), Os Impérios do Internacional- Perspectivas, Genealogias e Processos. Coimbra: Almedina, 189

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Book

Bandeira Jerónimo, Miguel; Monteiro, José Pedro; Ana, Guardião; Hugo, Dores (orgs.) (2020), Os impérios do internacional: Perspectivas, genealogias e processos. Lisboa: Almedina

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Book Chapter

Guardião, Ana (2015), Cidade de Convergências: São Paulo no centro do intercâmbio do exilado português, in Cristina Montalvão Sarmento e Lúcia Paschoal Guimarães (org.), Culturas Cruzadas em Português (Portugal-Brasil, séc. XIX-XX) III. Lisboa e Rio de Janeiro: Almedina