Emerson Salguero


Emerson Salguero




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SVC Selected


Emerson Salguero is Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations with specialization in Public Policy at Francisco Marroquin University of Guatemala. He is a political leader in citizen participation in Guatemala and Founder and Executive Director of Involúcrate, an organization dedicated to fostering citizen participation and encouraging youth engagement in politics. He has more than 4 years in project management and leadership in civil society organizations, international cooperation and the private sector. He is a specialist in public affairs, strategic communication, youth, democracy and political analysis. He has managed strategic alliances, public relations with different stakeholders and citizen-political training programs that have impacted more than 25,000 people in Guatemala. For this reason, he has represented Guatemala internationally. Emerson is co-author of the book ‘We Have a Dream’ with his dream “More Youth in Politics”, Peace Ambassador 2019 by the European Commission, One Young World Ambassador and Community Solutions Fellow 2023 of IREX.