Lecturer; Adjunct Associate Research Scholar in the Earth Institute
An anthropologist, Aldo Civico has been doing fieldwork in Colombia since 2001 focusing on internally displaced people and the paramilitary. Since 2003, he has been facilitating the peace efforts with the ELN guerrilla. Previously, he worked as a senior political adviser to Mr. Leoluca Orlando, mayor of Palermo (Italy) and leader of the anti-mafia movement La Rete. In the 1990s, as a freelance journalist, he worked for Italian and German media.