Experts & Staff

WRI brings together 1,400 experts and other staff in working in seven programs: food, forests, water, energy, cities, climate and the ocean and four centers of excellence for business, economics, finance and equity. Our staff and researchers work globally to produce data-based solutions that generate real change on the ground.

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Program Experts & Staff

Cristina Albuquerque

Urban Mobility Manager

Cristina Albuquerque

Julio Alves

Research Analyst, Forests Program, WRI Brasil

Julio Alves

Laura Azeredo

Urban Development Analyst, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Laura Azeredo

Bruno Batista

Active Mobility Analyst, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Bruno Batista

Romeo Bertolini

Deputy Director, Head of Bonn office, NDC Partnership

Romeo Bertolini

Luana Betti

Urban Economics Coordinator, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Luana Betti

Valéria Blos

Senior Fundraising & Donor Relations Manager, WRI Brasil

Valéria Blos

Emer Byrne

Talent Acquisition Coordinator

Emer Byrne

Lara Caccia

Urban Development Specialist, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Lara Caccia

Imane Chafiq

Country Engagement Specialist

Imane Chafiq

Fernando Correa

Communications Analyst, WRI Brasil

Fernando Correa

Mario Daud Neto

G&C Analyst, WRI Brasil

Mario Daud Neto

Luiza Oliveira

Urban Development Coordinator, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Luiza Oliveira

Janneke de Vries

Director European Partnerships and Head of the Europe regional Office in The Hague

Janneke de Vries

Lucia Duran Aguado

Operations Coordinator, WRI Europe

Henrique Evers

Urban Development Manager, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Henrique Evers

Luciana Alves

Restoration Specialist

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Rafael Feltran-Barbieri

Senior Economist, WRI Brasil

Rafael Feltran-Barbieri

Tyler Ferdinand

Agricultural Resilience Associate, Climate Resilience Practice

Tyler Ferdinand

Jefferson Ferreira-Ferreira

Senior Geoprocessing Specialist

Jefferson Ferreira

Nancy Gonzalez Sedman

Talent Acquisition Manager, WRI Europe

Alexandre Grassigny

Project Coordinator Outreach, NDC Partnership

Bruno Incau

Regional Coordinator for Urban Development, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Bruno Incau

Adriana Jakovcevic

Road Safety Specialist, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Micheline Khan

Program Associate, Ocean Program

Micheline Khan

Joaquim Leite

Senior Country Engagement Specialist, NDC Partnership

Caroline Lesser

Director for International Cooperation

Caroline Lesser

Alexandra Lopes

Financial Specialist, WRI Brasil

Alexandra Lopes

Marcelo Matsumoto

GIS Research Associate, WRI Brasil

Marcelo Matsumoto

Caroline Medeiros Rocha Frasson

Climate Manager, WRI Brasil

Caroline Medeiros Rocha Frasson

Reynaldo Mello Neto

Senior Active Mobility Analyst, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Reynaldo Mello Neto

Sophie Mongalvy

Communications Manager, Food and Land Use Coalition

Sophie Mongalvy

Heyd Más

Program Manager, PACE

Débora Neves

Senior Financial Analyst, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Débora Neves

Klara Nilsson

Communications Associate, Food and Land Use Coalition

Mariana Oliveira

Project Coordinator, WRI Brasil

Joana Oliveira

Digital Communications Coordinator, WRI Brasil

Joana Oliveira

Laura Ombelet

Program Coordinator, PACE

Alberto Pallecchi

Program Manager, WRI Europe

Francisco Minella Pasqual

Urban Mobility Assistant, WRI Brasil Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

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