David Bargueno

Diplomat, U.S. Department of State
Pretoria, South Africa


David Bargueño is a U.S. diplomat, currently serving as a political officer in Pretoria, South Africa. His previous assignments include Pakistan, Brazil, and Washington, DC in the Secretary’s Office of Global Food Security. Other short-term tours of duty include Mozambique, Vietnam, and Peru. His doctoral research at King’s College, London focused on how corruption affects sustainable development in Brazil, South Africa, and India. David holds a master's degree from Yale and a bachelor's from the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton.

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  • A Case for Governance

    David Bargueno wrote “A Case for Governance” as part of the 2015 Humanity in Action Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship. The research essay was first published in… Read More