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João Bernardo Vieira II

Guinea-Bissauan politician


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From Wikipedia

João Bernardo Vieira II, born in Bissau on August 17, 1977 is the Secretary of State for Transport and Communications of Guinea-Bissau and the spokesperson of the biggest party in Guinea-Bissau.Early life João Bernardo Vieira was named after his uncle João Bernardo Vieira who served as President of Guinea-Bissau from 1980 to 1998 and later 2005 to 2009. Vieira has a law degree from Universidade Lusídas Lisboa, Portugal and holds a master's degree in Sustainable International Development from Brandeis University, where he served as President of the Graduate Students Association. He was awarded a certificate of Emerging Leaders Program in Executive Education from Harvard Kennedy School of Government and an Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Fellowship in South Africa.

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Brandeis University

Private research university in Waltham, Massachusetts