Maria R. Murmis, Principal Consultant and network creator, works in environmental and social impact evaluation, planning and design in development and investment projects in agriculture and rural infrastructure. She specializes in project design in compliance with the standards of international financial organisms and the interface with project design and evaluation teams. She has ample experience as leader of interdisciplinary environmental and social expert teams and collaboration in cross-boundary teamwork.
She has a Master of Science Degree in Energy and Resources from the University of California at Berkeley and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Toronto.
She has consolidated a network of social and environmental consultants, with expertise in the different aspects of project evaluation, planning, design, construction and operation of investment and development projects in agriculture and rural infrastructure. Relying on this network, she puts together teams according to the needs of each client and project.
The Network works on:
Social and Environmental Impact Assessment and Management Plans
Identification of environmental aspects and requirements of development and investment project design
Advise on sustainable investment in land and project evaluation
Support in community consultation and participatory processes and crafting of reports.
We specialize in medium and small size projects in agriculture, rural infrastructure, forestry and mining. We also offer our services for specific studies and evaluations that form part of larger scale initiatives in the same sectors.
Documents may be provided in English and/or Spanish.