Senior Program Assistant, ICGEB, Co-chair, Global Young Academy
Felix Moronta is a visionary scientist with extensive training in strengthening the interface between science, policy, and society. His primary goal is to bridge biotechnology and sustainable food security.
His professional dedication has been focused on assisting countries in fulfilling their international biosafety obligations. Furthermore, he has collaborated with multilateral agencies to improve the international governance of biotech products. These efforts are aimed at ensuring that biotech products are not only safe but also meet international standards.
As the Co-Chair of the Global Young Academy, he is committed to promoting international, intergenerational, and interdisciplinary dialogues. His experiences have enabled him to develop a keen understanding of the nuances and challenges involved in bridging the gap between science and policy.