Skip to main content
Hello Visitor!     Log In
Share |

Norma Patricia Muñoz Sevilla

Patricia Muñoz Sevilla, Norma

Patricia Muñoz Sevilla, Norma

Honorary Distinguished Mentor, the POP Movement; Instituto Politécnico Nacional-CIIEMAD

Job Title

Honorary Distinguished Mentor, the POP Movement; Instituto Politécnico Nacional-CIIEMAD

A renowned biologist, with a PhD in biological oceanography and marine biochemistry specialty, Dr. Norma Patricia Muñoz Sevilla is the former head of the Climate Change Council for the Presidency of the Mexican Republic. Currently a researcher of the Interdisciplinary Center for Research and Studies on Environment and Development at the National Polytechnic Institute, Mexico she is affiliated with several prestigious environmental organizations. She is a member of the group of ocean experts in UNESCO-IOC, and also of the National Network for Interdisciplinary Research on Climate Change among several other global councils. With around 89 scientific articles and 15 books on coastal zones, environmental deterioration and climate change to her credit, Dr Muñoz also co-authored the National Seas and Coastal Policy of Mexico. She has approximately 41 awards for her professional performance, including the “Order of the Academic Palms”, awarded by the Government of the French Republic in 2011.

ARTICLES BY THIS AUTHOR

Environmental Justice and Equity: An Exploration through the POP Movement   ( International Organizations ), ( Sustainable Development )
Get Full Text in PDF Abstract Environmental Justice, defined as “The fair treatment and meaningful involvement of all people regardless of race, color, national origin, or income with respect to the development, implementation, and enforcement of environmental laws, regulations, and policies” (EPA), has been the object of study of this article in which it is shown how through the work of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), the problem of inequalities and problems that arise in the day for...