Mariana S. Ferreira
Director and Communications Manager
Mariana Silva Ferreira is Director and scientific communication manager at the International Institute for Sustainability Australia (IIS AU), assistant professor in the postgraduate course in Environmental Sciences and in the undergraduate course in Biological Sciences (emphasis on Ecology) at the Veiga de Almeida University (UVA).
She holds a bachelor's and master's degree in Ecology from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) and a PhD in Ecology from UFRJ/University of Sydney (Australia). She has experience in the areas of Population Ecology, Life History and Restoration Ecology. Mariana is currently a collaborative researcher and develops projects at the Vertebrate Laboratory (UFRJ) and the Laboratory of Ecology (UVA), belonging to the Wild Vertebrate Studies Center.
WePlan-Forests at the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration launchpad
Associations between socio-environmental factors and landscape-scale biodiversity recovery in naturally regenerating tropical and subtropical forests
A new approach to map landscape variation in forest restoration success in tropical and temperate forest biomes
Ecological restoration success is higher for natural regeneration than for active restoration in tropical forests
Hard times for the Brazilian environment
Forest restoration: a global dataset for biodiversity and vegetation structure
A global meta-analysis on the ecological drivers of forest restoration success
Webinar Series: A decision support platform for spatial optimisation planning of forest ecosystem restoration (WePlan – Forests)
WePlan – Forests: A decision support platform for the spatial optimisation planning of tropical forest ecosystem restoration