Maximiliano Cortes Sotomayor works together with the team and partners on the concept and design of the Global Soil Week 2019, which will focus on ‘Creating an Enabling Environment for Land Degradation Neutrality in Africa’. He holds a master’s degree in International Development and Environmental Policy from Sciences Po Paris and a master’s degree in Political Science from the Freie Universität Berlin.
Maximiliano has professional experience on sustainability and development issues assuming diverse roles in social programs, in academia, in the private sector and in the public service in Brazil, Chile and Germany.
His research interests evolve around the interdependencies between intertemporal equity and the legal, political, economic and environmental dynamics of natural-resource-driven development.
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