Mariana Monjardim Barbosa is researcher of the Research Program on Law and the Environment (PDMA) at the FGV DIREITO RIO, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Member of the Rio de Janeiro Bar Association (AARJ). Member of the Brazil American Institute for Law and Environment (BAILE). Graduated summa cum laude from Getulio Vargas Foundation School of Law in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2010. Mariana organizes events about environmental issues sponsored by the PDMA.