Education: Master’s in Geography, IGE – Institute of Geosciences, UNICAMP – Universidade Estadual de Campinas. Focus in Environmental Analysis and Territorial Dynamics.
Post-graduate degree: PhD in Socio Ecological Research by the International Center for Development and Decent Work (ICDD), University of Kassel, Germany.
Master’s degree (MsC) in Regional Development Planning and Management, Department of Spatial Planning for Developing Countries (SPRING), University of Dortmund, Germany and Kwame Nkrumah University (KNUST), Gana.
Expert in Tourism Economy by FIPE, USP – Universidade de São Paulo.
Professional experience: German Institute of Agriculture in the tropics and Sub-Tropics (DITSL), University of Kassel, in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture of Mozambique, was a researcher and facilitator of the project with groups of peasants (action research) on climate change of the German Ministry of International Cooperation. By this Institute also worked on projects in Tanzania. Worked on Technological Incubator of popular cooperatives (ITCPS), UNICAMP; the Instituto Florestal of São Paulo State in southeastern Brazil, Parque Estadual da Ilha do Cardoso; on Creative Industries Strategic consultancy and projects, Ltda., São Paulo-SP, worked at the São Paulo State Secretariat for economic development and tourism(SCTDE).