Murilo Zacareli (August 1, 2016–May 31, 2017), is a PhD candidate in International Relations at the University of São Paulo, Brazil. He holds a Master’s degree in International Relations from the same institution and a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations and Foreign Commerce from the University of Ribeirão Preto (UNAERP). He is a researcher at the Center for the Studies of International Negotiations (CAENI) at the Institute of International Relations. His research interests are related to environmental politics, biodiversity regulation, non-state actors, and forest governance with a focus on non-timber forest products and sustainable development. The PhD research is supported by São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP).