Latin America Region: Natalia A. Maruscak
Ecopark Bs.As proyect
Natalia has been worked for the last 9 years as an Assistant to the Environmental Education Direction of Zoological Garden City of Buenos Aires, Argentina. As a Coordinator of Educational Activities, Trainer and Teacher related Education for Conservation and Biological Sciences topics she has trained teachers and students.
She has developed and coordinated several proposals and programs at the Zoo such as:
*Teacher´s Training Courses.
*Training Course of Guides, Environmental Educators and Communicators.
* Institutional Educational Project.
* Children´s Courses.
* Educational Campaigns.
*Artistic and Cultural Activities.
* Research Educational Programs.
Currently Natalia integrates the Area of “Program Planning and Project Contents” of Ecopark Bs.As proyect. Natalia has a degree in Biological Sciences (FCEyN) of the Buenos Aires´s University. Some of the courses she took were about specialization in Environmental Education, Climate Change, Assessment, Wild Life Zoo Management and Biology. Also, she coordinates several educational programs related to amphibian conservation in Argentina: “CoAnA initiative” and “Save the frogs! Bs.As”.
October 2017 – Present Regional Representative (Latin America)