Juliano J. Assunção, the executive director of CPI’s Rio Office, is a professor of the Department of Economics at the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio). Juliano’s research focuses on...
Head of Policy Evaluation, Conservation
At CPI, Clarissa's research focuses on the protection of native vegetation. She has done extensive analysis evaluating the effectiveness of recent Amazon conservation policy efforts, and is currently assessing new challenges and opportunities for enhancing protection of tropical forest.
Natalie Hoover serves as the Program Director for Climate Policy Initiative in Brazil and is a founder of Scite Advisors LLC, a consulting firm focused on joining higher education and philanthropy in innovative partnerships to support large-scale research initiatives.
Senior Legal Analyst, Climate Law and Governance
Cristina Leme Lopes serves as an Analyst at CPI and holds a master degree in Environmental Law at the Sorbonne, Paris. Besides being a lawyer she is also a chemical engineer, which gives her multidisciplinary perspective in environmental...
Head of Policy Evaluation, Sustainable Agriculture and Infrastructure
Arthur Bragança is a Senior Analyst for Climate Policy Initiative’s office based in Brazil. Arthur holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) and a B.A. in Economics from the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG).
Senior Project Associate
Carolina is a Biologist and a Project Manager with experience in program implementation and multistakeholder partnerships to promote nature based solutions for sustainability. She is currently coordinating research projects applied for improving environmental public policies at CPI.