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Membership and Mobilization Officer, International Council for Adult Education | Chile

Sebastian is a Masters student in Political Science at the Université Laval in Québec City. He is currently a member of the Observatoire Jeunesse Oxfam Québec, working for youth engagement and active participation in international development and civil society organizations.

As Secretary General of the Student’s Federation of the Universidad Católica in Chile, in 2011 he participated in starting a student’s movement for the right to education, the biggest social movement after the end of dictatorship in Chile.

He is also a member of CIVICUS’ Youth Action Team, whose primary role is to provide strategic, informed advice on how youth participation can be better mainstreamed in CIVICUS’ programmes and on how CIVICUS can develop new activities to strengthen youth voice in civil society.


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