HTI Alumni

Manuel Jesús Mejido Costoya

Manuel Jesús Mejido Costoya

Associate Researcher, Institute of Sociological Research, University of Geneva, Switzerland

Manuel Mejido Costoya has worked for the United Nations in Geneva and Bangkok and has held teaching and research appointments in Chile, Switzerland, and the United States.  He has been the lead author of a number of U.N. technical reports, such as Harnessing the Second Demographic Dividend: Population Ageing and Social Protection in Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP, 2019); has contributed to several collected volumes, including Land of Stark Contrasts: Faith-Based Responses to Homelessness in the United States (Fordham University Press, 2021); and has published in journals like Social Compass, Philosophy and Theology, and the European Journal of Development Research.