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Pedro Affonso Ivo Franco

Associate Consultant Latin America and Global South

Pedro has an MA in International Relations and Cultural Diplomacy from Furtwangen University, Germany, with experience as a consultant, researcher and evaluator in Brazil, Africa and Europe. Pedro started his career as independent consultant in 2010 and as an associate with Tom Fleming Creative Consultancy in 2017. Pedro´s especial areas of interest include: creative clusters and hubs, their role in place-based and local development; creative economy and sustainable development and; participatory and good governance in culture.

By combining academic knowledge and professional consultancy experiences, Pedro has built a multidisciplinary approach. Connecting all these qualifications, it is Pedro´s drive to support cultural and creative entrepreneurs, cultural policymakers, practitioners and organisations to convert their potential into actions that can generate economic and mainly social and environmental benefits through Capacity Building, Strategic Planning, Research and Evaluation services.

Contacting Pedro

Email. pedro[at]