Eduarda is a development officer at RMI. Originally from Brazil, she is now based in New York City, where she focuses on bilateral and multilateral cooperation partnerships, broadening RMI’s scope of work in the Global South.
Eduarda has over eight years of experience managing climate and energy projects at international organizations, such as the World Bank, Inter-American Development Bank, and the United Nations, with a regional focus on Latin America and Africa. Prior to RMI, she worked at Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) on policy and regulatory frameworks and gender mainstreaming to achieve Goal 7 of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Today, she is an advisor to the UN Development Programme’s energy governance working group and an advisor to Student Energy. Eduarda has been recognized for her work with environmental education and energy projects — she was named as one of the Global Wind Energy Council’s (GWEC) Revolutionaries in 2022, an AMP Global Youth Visionary in 2021 and received the North American Association for Environmental Education’s (NAAEE) 30 Under 30 award in 2019.
MPA, Energy Policy, Columbia University
BA, Political Science, University of Brasilia