Gesù Antonio BÁEZ

Born as Jesus-Anthony BAEZ DONNARUMMA

Date of Birth: 28 June 1988 in New York City, USA

Nationality: Italian, American, and Dominican

 

EDUCATION:


SOAS University of London     London, United Kingdom     Sept 2018 - Present

Master of Science in International Politics


University of York     York, United Kingdom     Sept 2016 - August 2017

Post-Graduate Certificate in Human Rights Defense


University of South Florida                 Tampa, Florida          Jan. 2010 – 2012

Bachelors of Arts in International Relations
Bachelors of Arts in Italian Studies
Bachelors of Arts in French Studies

Degree Concentration for International Relations B.A: Latin American and European Affairs and Foreign Policy

Tau Sigma National Honor Society

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Pax Tecum Global Consultancy

London, United Kingdom 
Founder and Chief Diplomatic Consultant      April 2018 - Present


Teach for Italy (TFI)

Rome, Italy

Member of Board of Directors                                      June 2017 - Present



Global Vision Institute

Geneva, Switzerland and London, United Kingdom

Member of Board of Advisors                                       December 2016 - Present


International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG)

London, United Kingdom                                         

International Development Coordinator                    January 2016 - August 2018

International Development Officer                           December 2014 - January 2016 

Committee and Projects Officer                               August 2013 - December 2014


UN Women - EmpowerWomen.org          

Global (London, United Kingdom)                                               

Champion Rep for Women's Economic Empowerment        July 2014 - March 2016


Latin American and European Business Communications Consultant

* Freelance basis. Contracted by several client companies, such as EMAT, CurioCity, and TopVillas, to increase their exposure in either continent to potential clients and business partners through communications and media (i.e.: European businesses to Latin American market and Latin American businesses to European market). Also aided their client relations in both areas, in particular Brazil.


Elevate EMEA                            

Paris, France            

Latin American Business Research Analyst                  April 2013 – August 2013


ADVOCACY WORK:


UHC 2030 Alliance
                 2016 – 2017 
             

Key Stakeholder 
 
United Nations Working Group to influence political attention for universal health coverage (UHC) for women’s, children’s, and adolescent’s health in support of the Global Strategy set by the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s). Worked to develop strategic framework and engage with key political stake holders to identify opportunities work women and children’s UHC.


INVITED TALKS:

Barclay's Stakeholder Event on Int'll Women's Day   8 March 2018

London, United Kingdom

Keynote Guest speaker

Private Event


Edinburgh Latin American Forum                                    13 February 2018

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Topic: Women's empowerment in Latin America - where is it going?

Website: https://www.latamforumedinburgh.com 


Kings College London                                               20 and 23 February 2017

London, United Kingdom

Topic: International Relations Career Challenge

Website: http://unchallenge.org/speakers/ 


TEDx DeiraWomen                 29 October 2016

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Topic: It's time that men confessed to having female role models

Website: www.tedxdeirawomen.com


The African Youth Advocate Platform                       17 January 2016

Rabat, Morocco

Topic: Advocacy for Women and Entrepreneurs            


PUBLICATIONS:

Click here for list of publications

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS:

 

UN Women (2016). Voices of Change. Empower Women Initiative. New York, NY: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women


PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

The Royal Institute of International Affairs (Chatham House)
Elected member since 2018


VOLUNTEER WORK:


UNICEF UK                                                              

London, United Kingdom

Volunteer Project Coordinator                                   November 2013 – May 2015

UNICEF France                                                           

Paris, France 

Part-Time Volunteer in Outreach Awareness                  July 2012 – June 2013

  

SKILLS AND OTHER:

 

- Fluent in oral and written English, Italian, Spanish, French, and Portuguese.

- Intermediate in oral and written German.

- Conversational in Romanian and Arabic.

  

EXTRA:

- In December 2012, was guest speaker on BBC program “World Have Your Say” in London (UK), discussing the Palestine’s Observer Status in the United Nations and the result in future Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.


Full CV available upon request.