Mario Guido, Project Coordinator

Mario¬†Guido serves as the Coordinator of the Global Detention Project’s “Global Immigration Detention Observatory” project, helping oversee collaborative work between the GDP and external partner organisations on developing detention data in key geographic regions to raise awareness of human rights concerns. He holds an LLB in European Legal Studies from the University of Reading and an LLM from University College London. He previously worked at the Advice in Individual Rights in Europe (AIRE) Centre and at Children and Families Across Borders (CFAB) in London. Guido’s academic research has focused on the involvement of private entities in the provision of employment for prisoners through the lens of the International Labour Organisation Forced Labour Convention.