Héctor Miguel is Research Analyst for the Climate Program. Héctor will support work led by the senior associates, and conduct independent research and quantitative analysis in support of WRI projects focused on raising national ambition toward climate mitigation targets, specifically on NDCs and long-term strategies.

Prior to this role, Héctor was Technical Analyst at WRI Colombia. He coordinated all of WRI Colombia’s engagements in the country, including Cities4Forests. He was responsible for collecting information, monitoring and coordinating activities with WRI teams and external actors for the consolidation of WRI in Colombia. He had a focus on city related projects in the country.

Previously, he was an intern with WRI Mexico, supporting the Coalition for Urban Transitions project through the analysis of urban development policies in Mexican cities. He was also a research assistant at the Universidad del Rosario, supporting the research process of land management instruments and the real estate market in Bogota, Colombia.

Hector Miguel studied Urban Management and Development at the Universidad del Rosario in Bogotá, Colombia and has additional education in Formulation of International Cooperation and Economic Development Projects from the same university.