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GCL Program Alum elected Congressman in Peru
Alberto de Belaunde (GCL’15) was elected Congressman in Peru following very contested general elections. He forms part of the Peruvians for Change political party (Peruanos Por el Kambio, PPK) led by Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, President of Peru.
An important part of Alberto’s legislative agenda is the advancement of human rights, particularly women’s rights.
Alberto studied law at the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru, he has a master’s in government and public policies, a certificate on public administration and public policies, and is currently pursuing a master’s in territorial planning from the University of Barcelona.