Professor / Researcher, Center for Global Change and Sustainability, South East Mexico
Fernando Tudela has had a distinguished career as a policymaker and academician. He served as Undersecretary of Planning and Environmental Policy at the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources of the Mexican Federal Government, chaired the Inter-Ministerial Committee for Climate Change in and headed regularly the Mexican delegation to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. He chaired the Climate Change Expert Group of OECD / IEA. He was also a professor and research team leader at various academic institutions, including Metropolitan Autonomous University and El Colegio de México. Fernando is the author of numerous books and articles relating to various aspects of environment and development.