Victor Tafur D. is a lawyer from the Universidad Javeriana in Bogota. He holds a Ph.D. and M.A. in Environmental Law from Pace University in New York, and is also Associate Professor and Director of the Environmental Diplomacy Program at the same university.
His Ph.D. thesis dealt with Comparative Environmental Energy Law in Latin America. He is also an Associate Governor of the International Council of Environmental Law with Secretariat at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. His research focuses on International Environmental Governance and Justice and International Negotiations.
He is currently part of the research team of the Normandy Chair for Peace, as Director of the line of “Peace, Transitional Justice and Environmental Issues”.