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Ana Isabel Xavier

Associate Professor at the Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa

Anna Xavier is an associate professor in international relations and researcher in European studies, security, and defence. Since 2020, she has been a member of the board of the Portuguese Atlantic Commission. Ms Xavier is a regular trainer of the European Security and Defence College courses (CSDP), Training for Eastern Partnership Countries, and CSDP Reflection Seminar, as well as Technical Assistance and Information Exchange instrument of the European Commission (TAIEX). From 2015 to 2017, she served as Deputy Policy Director at the Ministry of Defence. She is an analyst in international affairs in RTP, the national public television, with a weekly magazine on Europe, and a contributor on worldwide politics.
Updated: April 26, 2022