USAID/South American Region
Regional Amazon Environment Specialist
Mónica has more than 30 years of experience designing projects, methodologies, strategic planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of conservation and sustainable development projects in the Amazon. At present she is an Amazon environmental specialist at USAID. She has worked for NGOs such as Conservation Interactional, Amazon Conservation Association and Peruvian Association for Conservation. She has taught courses at the University of Missouri, University of Turku, Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina and Pontifical Catholic University of Peru. She holds a doctoral degree in Ecology from the University of Turku (Finland).