Ms Alejandra Lopez Carbajal has more than seven years' experience in the field of climate change and international negotiations. She is currently Director for Climate Change at the Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs, with responsibility for coordinating the International Affairs Group of the Inter-ministerial Committee on Climate Change, a policy-making committee of the Federal Government. She was part of the core negotiating team at the 16th Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP16) and the 6th Meeting of the Parties of the Kyoto Protocol (CMP6) where the Cancun Agreements were adopted in December 2010. She previously worked at the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources. She holds a BA (Hons) in International Relations from the National Autonomous University of Mexico.