Linda Miriam Cerdeira


Biography

Linda Cerdeira is the Programs Coordinator of CES/UC|Promundo-Portugal and coordinates the Fatherhood and Caregiving area (PARENT program). She is a PhD candidate in Feminist Studies at the University of Coimbra and a researcher at the Centre for Social Studies. She graduated in International Relations and specialized in Human Rights. From 2013 to 2019 she was the Program Coordinator of Instituto Promudo, in Brazil. With a background of 15 years of experience in sociocultural and gender projects in Portugal and Brazil, she led several research and action oriented projects using gender transformative methodologies with a focus on masculinities.