<b>Dr. Tarik Serrano</b> is currently a Post-Doc Researcher in the Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technologies of the Autonomous University of Barcelona. <br> His research topics have focused on incorporating and developing methods for the MuSIASEM approach. He has experience in analysis of rural systems, GIS, energy and food. <br> Tarik has led or participated in projects in India, Laos, EU, Guatemala, USA, Mauritius and Ecuador. As a former Prometeo Researcher, he has recently developed integrated methods of analysis for rural territories under the MuSIASEM scheme for the assessment and new design of agrarian policies in Ecuador.