Roberto A. Sánchez-Rodríguez



Dr Roberto Sánchez-Rodríguez is a Professor in the Department of Urban and Environmental Studies at the College of the Northern Border, a research institution of Mexico’s National Council of Science and Technology. He is an emeritus professor of the Department of Environmental Sciences of the University of California, Riverside. His research addresses the social dimension of global environmental change, vulnerability and adaptation to climate variability and climate change, disaster risk reduction, and sustainable development. Prof. Sánchez-Rodríguez is a Vice-Chair in WGII ​​of the IPCC Bureau, a member of Mexico’s National System of Researchers (level III), and a member of the Board of Directors of the MISTRA Urban Futures (Gothenburg, Sweden). He was a lead author of chapter 15 (Adaptation Planning and Implementation) in the WGII ​​of IPCC AR5,