Teresa Maria de Moura Anjinho

Deputy Ombudsman

Teresa Maria de Moura Anjinho was born in Coimbra in the 3rd October, 1974. She holds a degree in Law (University of Coimbra), a master’s degree in Human Rights and Democratization from the University of Padova (Italy), and i salso a PhD student and researcher at the Faculty of Law of New University of Lisbon. She was a Member of the Parliament and State Secretary for Justice of the XX Constitutional Government. Seha was also a member of the Coimbra Municipal Assembly and of the Commission for Equality and Against Racial Discrimination. She has dedicated her academic and professional life to the study, teaching and advocacy of human rights, with emphasis on the right to equality and non-discrimination.