Current (relevant to topic) Activities:
Professor, undergraduate and graduate courses in Law, Universidade de Itaúna, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil (as of May 2007). Courses taught include i.a. Business and Sustainable Development; The Human Rights Aspect of Sustainable Development; Sustainable Development – the legal evolution.
Leader of Research Group (CNPq registered) on Global Governance and Human Rights.
Member of the Scientific Steering Committee of the Earth System Governance Project (2009-2014).
Director of the Brazilian Branch of the International Law Association (Director of Studies), and member of the ILA International Committee on International Law on Sustainable Development as of 2002;
Relevant past activities:
Member of former ILA International Committees on Transnational Enforcement of Environmental Law; Legal Aspects of Sustainable Development (1993-2002); Outer Continental Shelf (2000-2010) – see www.ila-hq.org
Visiting Lecturer at Cal State Hayward, winter term 2000, course Regional Economic International and the WTO – a view from the South. (Jan. to March)
Ms (1993 – dissertation: European Community Investment Partners – law ruling international cooperation) and PhD (2000 – ) in International Law by the University of São Paulo (USP), Brazil; Graduate Certificate in International Law and Organisation for Development, Institute of Social Studies, 1996; Graduate Certificate in Gestão da Cooperação Técnica Internacional (Management of Technical International Cooperation)(FEA/USP/ABC/UNDP 1991); BS Degree in Law – Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas, 1986.
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