Minds of the Movement

An ICNC blog on the people and power of civil resistance

María Belén Garrido

María Belén Garrido is a research lecturer at the Pontifical Catholic University of Ecuador, a researcher at FLACSO, Ecuador, and a Ph.D. student at the Catholic University of Eichstätt/Ingolstadt. Her Ph.D. thesis is about civil resistance movements in Ecuador between 1997 and 2005. Her main expertise and publications are in peace and conflict studies with particular focus on civil resistance in the context of armed conflict and in semi-democratic systems. In 2019, she collaborated as moderator in an ICNC online course and participated in different trainings organized by ICNC.