Diego Salama MA
|Acting Head of Communications
Diego Salama joined UNU-MERIT in May 2013 as Research Assistant to the Education Director, and since 2015 he has worked as Communications Officer. In February 2022 he assumed the role of Acting Head of Communications. He supports the Director with responsibilities encompassing partnerships, programme and project management, liaising with UN System, institutional governance and reporting.
Diego is also a PhD candidate in the History of International Relations at Leiden Univers y. His dissertation focuses on UN Peace Operations and the history of the UN.
Diego holds a BA in International Relations from University College Maastricht and an MA in International Relations (cum laude) with an emphasis on History from Leiden University.