Marina Campos

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Marina Campos was a doctoral student at Yale University at the time of her visit to ACT.  She visited on two separate occasions to work with ACT researchers on a plan for research develpoment on sustainable agriculture and development in Altamira, PA.

Prior to joining the Rainforest Foundation US, Marina was an independent consultant on capacity building initiatives related to climate change for several environmental organizations,including Forest Trends and The Nature Conservancy-Brazil. Before consulting, Marina was the State Coordinator on Climate Change for the State of Amazonas, Brazil. In this position she provided technical assistance to the creation of the State Law on Climate Change and oversaw the implementation of climate change programs, including a payment for environmental services program and the creation of Brazil’s first Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD) project in the Juma Reserve. Marina received a B.Sc. and M.Sc. from University of São Paulo, Brazil and a Ph.D. in Social Ecology from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies.