- Senior Advisor, Land Rights and Self Government, Latin America
- +45 5373 2832
- Miscellaneous Information:
Region(s): Latin America
Focus area(s): Land rights, self-government, local media development
Fields of expertise: Indigenous peoples' rights, Indigenous land rights, Indigenous autonomy, Indigenous women and youth, Latin America, AV-resources
Languages: Spanish, Portuguese, English, Danish
Alejandro Parellada has been working with indigenous peoples in Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, Brazil, Paraguay, and Mexico since he joined IWGIA in 1991. Alejandro Parellada’s main focus is indigenous peoples’ land rights and communication. He has worked with the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights for many years. Alejandro Parellada holds a Master in History of Religions and Social Anthropology from the University of Lund in Sweden.