ICRD’s Senior Associate, C. Eduardo Vargas was recognized as a Latino Next Generation National Security & Foreign Policy Leader by New America and the Diversity in National Security Network.

The New America Foundation—in partnership with the Diversity in National Security Network—honored the contributions of 30 Latino rising-star professionals in US national security and foreign policy on September 16, 2019. This national security leaders list features experts currently serving in the US government, think tanks, academia, non-governmental organizations, the private sector, and the media. Selection was based on career excellence and leadership, current work in national security or foreign policy, contributions to their issues of expertise through thought leadership, and demonstrated service to their communities.

Prior to joining ICRD, C. Eduardo Vargas led international policy and development and advocacy projects within USAID, UN agencies, and civil society.

View the national security leaders list here.