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Purificación Canals

Ph.D in Biochemistry & Physiology, Universidad de Barcelona, Spain.

BSc. in Biological Sciences, Universidad de Barcelona, Spain.

Postgraduate Certificate in Education. Universidad de Barcelona, Spain.

Ever since she completed her degree in Biology in 1986, Puri Canals has combined her professional activity in various fields of the biological sciences with her social commitment to environmental issues and, in particular, to nature conservation.

She is currently the chair of MedPAN, the Mediterranean Protected Areas Network. The main objective of this organization is to create, perpetuate and operate a network in this field.

She lectures in Physiology at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences of the Rovira i Virgili University.

Her areas of interest are: Nature conservation, Integrated management of coastal marine areas and Negotiation of international agreement.