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Annalisa Savaresi

Senior Lecturer in Environmental Law, Univerity of Stirling, UK and Associate Professor in International Environmental Law, University of Eastern Finland.

Dr. Annalisa Savaresi is Associate Professor of International Environmental Law at the Center for Climate Change, Energy and Environmental Law (CCEEL), University of Eastern Finland, where she serves as Director for the Joint Nordic Master Programme in Environmental Law. She furthermore holds a research post at Stirling University, UK and visiting professorships at Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies (Italy) and the University of La Sabana (Colombia).

Annalisa is an expert in climate change law, with 20 years’ experience working with international and nongovernmental organizations. She has written extensively on emissions from land uses and measures to reduce these. Her work has been cited widely, including by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

Annalisa currently is Director for Europe of the Global Network on Human Rights and the Environment, associate editor of the Review of European, Comparative and International Law and member of the IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law. She has given evidence to the UK, the EU and Scottish Parliaments and sits on the Board of the body scrutinising Scottish public authorities’ compliance with environmental law after the UK’s exit from the EU.