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António Guterres

 22nd May 2016 |  Sala dos Capelos da Universidade de Coimbra


Born in Lisbon (1949), António Guterres spent the most part of his childhood in Donas, a village in the municipality of Fundão.

He graduated in Electrical Engineering at Instituto Superior Técnico in 1971.

Current candidate for UN Secretary-General, he was Prime Minister of Portugal from 1995 to 2002 and held the position of UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) from June 15, 2005 to December 31, 2015.

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