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17:00 - 18:30 11 April 2013

Democratisation in Mexico


Council Room | Rubin Building (link Map)
29–30 Tavistock Square | London | WC1 | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free of charge
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Alejandro Estivill, Mexican Ambassador to the UK and Northern Ireland, Alejandro Ives Estivill Castro is the Mexican Ambassador to the UK and Northern Ireland and novelist. He holds a BA in Hispanic Literature from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and a PhD. in Literature from El Colegio de México. He has taught at Harvard and Mexico’s Technological Institute (ITESM) and written numerous articles, related both to culture and international relations. After his entrance into the Foreign Service in 1993, he has served as special advisor to the Secretary of Foreign Relations, Political Affairs Attaché for the Mexican Embassy in Costa Rica, Chief of Staff for the Undersecretary of Foreign Relations, Director General for Cultural Affairs and Director General for North American Affairs.

Alejandro I. Estivill, Deputy Head of Mission of the Mexican Embassy to the United Kingdom, will discuss Mexico's transition to democracy and Mexico's foreign policy in this seminar.


Alexandra Skinner
+44 (0)20 7679 4999 | alexandra.skinner@ucl.ac.uk


School of Public Policy Seminar Series

Alejandro Ives Estevill Castro