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Lucas Lopez

Areas of expertise
Forestry, payments for ecosystem services
National University of Misiones (Argentina)

Lucas is an enthusiastic young Forest Engineer with experience at the national and international level in forest conservation programmes and working with rural families. While studying at the National University of Misiones (UNaM), he did an internship at the Silviculture Department at the University of Freiburg, Germany. In 2014, he returned to Argentina after finishing a Masters programme at the School of Natural Resources at the University of Missouri (US) through a Fulbright scholarship. Currently, Lucas is a faculty staff member at FCF-UNaM and continues working with NGOs in the area of payments for environmental services, as well as climate change projects.