Rafael Jacques Rodrigues

Independent Consultant

Rafael Jacques Rodrigues, born in Brazil, is an independent consultant and researcher with a focus in environmental policies, sustainable development and international relations.

Currently based in Geneva, he has worked for the Inter-American Development Bank as a consultant on climate change policies and financing, supporting climate change budget planning and fiscal management in Brazil. He has also worked at the Global Platform on Climate Change, Trade and Sustainable Energy at ICTSD, conducting research on the multilateral negotiations at the intersection of trade and climate change. Previously, he was based in Brasilia and worked in the public service as an Environmental Analyst of the Ministry of the Environment of Brazil. He was the Deputy Head of the Office for International Affairs, and participated in a variety of multilateral negotiations and international cooperation projects.

With a background in International Relations, he has pursued interdisciplinary studies in Geography (Master, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil) and Development (Master, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Switzerland).

Bridges news

30 May 2013
Tomando por base o caso da Política Nacional sobre Mudança do Clima no Brasil, este artigo analisa os contrastes de sua implantação nos diferentes setores e entes federativos do país e identifica perspectivas de cooperação nessa seara. O presente artigo busca identificar acertos e descompassos na...