Sergio is the head of LUPA’s Community Conservation Team for Legado: Namuli. Since graduating with a B.S. in Forestry Engineering in 2015, Sergio served as an Assistant Field Researcher with the Abrupt Changes in Ecosystem Services Project. The ACES Project is a joint venture between Eduardo Mondlane Universtiy in Mozambique and the University of Edinburgh in the UK. Sergio also has extensive teaching and research experience in the area of forest protection, ecology and fire management.