Researcher profile

Graciela Raga

Dr Graciela Binimelis de Raga

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico (UNAM)
Graciela is a Senior Scientist at the Institute for Atmospheric Sciences and Climate Change at UNAM. She graduated in Meteorology at the University of Buenos Aires and obtained a PhD in Atmospheric Sciences from the University of Washington. Her research covers aerosol and cloud processes, synoptic and climate phenomena, and short-lived climate forcers, reported in about 120 peer-reviewed publications. She was a Lead Author in WGI AR4 of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, which was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007. She received the Award for International Cooperation in Science, Technology and Innovation “RAICES” for Argentine personalities abroad, from the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation of Argentina. Graciela is also Co-Chair of the Regional Assessment of Short-Lived Climate Pollutants in Latin America and the Caribbean, sponsored by the Climate and Clean Air Coalition and UN Environment (UNEP), and is currently Lead Author in the UNEP Global Environmental Outlook report. She is also Chief Editor of the Atmósfera journal and Section Editor of PLOS-Climate.

Associated DMF projects

DMF team 1
Mexico 2024 (Raga)
Principal Investigator