Juliana Ferreira

Dr Juliana Machado Ferreira is the Executive Director of the organization Freeland Brasil, the south American branch of Freeland Foundation, an internationally respected counter wildlife and human trafficking organization. Freeland works with governments to protect vulnerable wildlife and people from organized crime and corruption.

Dr Ferreira’s background is in Science. As a white-lab-coat researcher, she completed her Ph.D in Genetics in 2012 (Universidade de Sao Paulo) with the dissertation “Contribution of Population Genetics to the Investigation Efforts on Wildlife Trafficking in Brazil: Development of Microsatellites and Analysis of the Genetic Structure of Paroaria dominicana and Saltator simiis (Aves: Passeriformes: Thraupidae)”. Her main goal in this area is to produce high quality scientific data which can be used in issues involving wildlife trafficking, its prevention and mitigation of its impacts. 

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Freeland USA

Town Square Office Building, 492 Hill Street, PO Box 522, Green Lake, WI 54941  USA

Phone: +(1) 920-229-2156

Freeland Thailand

92/1  Soi Phahonyothin 5, Phahonyothin Road, Phaya Thai, Bangkok 10400 THAILAND 

Phone: +(66) 2-278 2033 to 34

Fax: +(66) 2-278 2037


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