PhD student in Political Science at the University of Aveiro - Portugal, Specialist in Environmental Law from Faculdades Integradas Curitiba and Law Degree from the Faculdade de Direito de Curitiba.
Francine has worked in the State of Paraná in large companies and organized civil society organizations (i.e., Natura, O Boticário and Instituto de Brasileiro de Educação Ambiental - IBEAM). Shen was a member of the Consultative Council of the Ecological Institute in Tocantins and Member of the General Council and General Coordinator of the Ecotropical Tropical Biodiversity Knowledge Center. At CantorCO2e Brazil (SP), she coordinated the area of sustainability, contributing to the definition of the eligibility of carbon credit projects under the spectrum of sustainable development; elaboration of diagnosis and development of socio-environmental indicators for CDM projects and voluntary market; as well as Strategic Environmental Consulting. For the Social Carbon Company (Brasilia), coordinated the creation of the Social Carbon Guidelines to support the registration system for carbon emission reduction projects in the voluntary market. At Natura (SP), the attributions were: assessment of the regulatory system created by the Convention on Biological Diversity, definition of access compliance criteria for genetic resources; Analysis and elaboration of TAP and CURB (Term of Prior Consent and Benefit Sharing Agreement). Professor of the Postgraduate Course on Sustainable Projects at the Federal University of Paraná (UFPR). Member of the Business Movement of Brazilian Biodiversity.
Currently as the Sustainability Director at GSS (Curitiba), she is involved in planning and development of corporate biodiversity strategies. Coordinates all studies and analyzes of the use of Brazilian biodiversity in products. Responsible for direct communication with CGEN (Genetic Heritage Management Council), regularization processes and interaction with the local community.
At Orma, Francine is a founder and Head of Regulatory Affairs, responsible for legal affairs, regulatory frameworks, incentive projects and awareness projects.