Heidi Orfilda De La Paz Miranda
Ph.D. Student and CONACYT Fellow, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Moreles (UAEM)

UC MEXUS residency from February 2017 to April 2017
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Heidi Orfilda De La Paz Miranda

Heidi Orfilda De La Paz Miranda has expertise in international, environmental, trade and economic law. Her current interests are in the commercial regulation of the green energy certification system, commercialization of the carbon credit market, international law and foreign investment, energy law in Mexico and international investment arbitration in the energy sector.

During her stay at UC MEXUS, she will conduct a study of U.S. law as it applies to energy and the environment, deepening her understanding of the investment arbitration tribunal on environmental issues. Through her work she hopes to develop a body of work that can inform future policy on international trade and investment.

Master in Law with Commercial and Civil specialization by Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Morelos, México.

Master of Political Science, Centro de Investigación y Docencia en Humanidades del Estado de Morelos in Cuernavaca, México.

Master of Public Administration and Management, Université de Bretagne Occidental (UBO)
Institut de Préparation á l´ Administration Générale IPAG. Brest, France.

Internship: Université de Bretagne Occidental (UBO) Institut de Préparation á l´ Administration Générale IPAG in Brest, France. May 2012

Speaker at the XIX International Congress of Administrative Sciences Research, A.C. "Economic Integration and Business Development for Mexico in Globalization" at Durango, Mexico in 2015.

Speaker at the 16th Global Conference on Environmental Taxation on “The Legislative Effectiveness of the Regulation of Green Taxes in Latin America” at University of Technology Sydney, Australia in September 2015.

Founding member of Fundacion por la Paz y Equidad, a civil association which advices on Human Rights and Environmental Law.

Heidi Orfilda De La Paz Miranda can be reached at: especialidadesprofesionales88 @gmail.com