Nick Bourguignon

Host Institute Institute of Environmental Science and Technology (ICTA-UAB)
Nick Bourguignon photo Topic Liquid encounters – fluid conversations around water, environment, and gendered naturecultures.
Supervisors Sergio Villamayor Tomás, Margreet Zwarteveen
Secondment 1 Defensoria del Vecino de Montevideo
Mentor Ana Agostino
Secondment 2 IHE Delft Institute for Water Education in The Netherlands
Mentor Margreet Zwarteveen
Fieldwork Uruguay and The Netherlands


Nick Bourguignon
did his Bachelors at the University of Warwick in Politics and Sociology, with an Erasmus year in Italy at the University of Pavia. He did his MA in Development studies with a specialisation in Agrarian and Environmental Studies at the International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University of Rotterdam.

He has volunteered with the United States Peace Corps in Cameroon. He worked as a research analyst at the Independent Office of Evaluation of the International Fund for Agricultural Development in Rome, contributing to multiple reports, including an evaluation synthesis report on gender equality and women’s empowerment.