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Manuel A. Alculete Lopes de Araújo (born 11 October 1970) is a Mozambican politician who has been Mayor of Quelimane since December 2011. He has served as a Member of Parliament for Maganja da Costa Constituency, Zambezia Province, Shadow Minister for Youth, Sports, Tourism and Culture and Shadow Secretary of State for Europe, North, Central and South America.
He has lectured in Economics, Development Economics, International Relations and Comparative Foreign Policy at Pedagogical University, Instituto Superior de Ciencias e Tecnologias de Moçambique, Universidade A Politecnica and Instituto Superior de Relações Internacionais.
Manuel de Araujo, was a Campaigner for the Portuguese and Spanish African Speaking Countries (Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, Sao Tome e Principe) and then a Campaign Coordinator for the Southern African Development Community Project on Policing and Human Rights at Amnesty International (London). Previously, Manuel de Araujo was also a researcher for the Southern African Research and Documentation Centre (SARDC) Human Development Report Project
Born: October 11,1970
Education: Mozambique:BA,Honors degree,Instituto Superior de Relações Internacionais. Zimbabwe: MPS, University of Zimbabwe and SARIPS. United Kingdom: SOAS, University of London (MSc) and the University of East Anglia (PhD, 2011).
Political Party: MDM (Democratic Movement of Mozambique).