Facundo Calvo

Policy Analyst, Trade and Agriculture

Facundo Calvo is Agricultural Policy Analyst at the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD). He writes regularly on agricultural trade policies, WTO agriculture negotiations, and sustainable trade in food and agriculture. 

Prior to joining IISD, Facundo worked for the Permanent Mission of a developing country to the World Trade Organisation (WTO). He was involved in the agricultural negotiations at the WTO Committee on Agriculture in Special Session (CoASS) and the WTO Director General's Consultative Framework Mechanism on Cotton (DGCFMC). He has a profound understanding of the trade policy issues that affect the food security and rural livelihoods of WTO Members.

Based in Geneva, Facundo holds an LL.M. in International Economic Law and Policy (IELPO) from the University of Barcelona and a master's degree in International Economic Relations from the Latin American School of Social Sciences (FLACSO). He is fluent in English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese.



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Areas of expertise
Food and Agriculture
Staff type
IELPO LL.M., International Economic Law and Policy, University of Barcelona
Languages spoken
English, French, Spanish, Portuguese