Former Collaborating Researcher
Leonardo Leal collaborated with UNRISD for the project Potential and Limits of Social and Solidarity Economy 2013-2014. For this, he contributed a think piece. At the time of his collaboration, Leonardo was a member of the Incubator in Solidarity Economy and Territorial Development Management at the Federal University of Bahia (UFBA-Brazil) UFBA. Since 2007, he has been coordinating the development and expertise of diverse solidarity economy initiatives in Brazil, especially community development banks in the north-east region.