Dr. Christina Voigt
Professor of Law, University of Oslo, Department of Public and International Law
Christina Voigt is a renowned expert in international environmental law and professor at the University of Oslo. She is passionate about legal issues of climate change, environmental multilateralism, and sustainability. Professor Voigt has published widely on these topics and is a frequent speaker at international and national events.
For more than 10 years, she also worked as legal adviser and negotiator for the Government of Norway in the UN climate negotiations. She is currently the first co-chair of the Paris Agreement´s Compliance and Implementation Committee.
Professor Voigt is the chair of the Climate Change Specialist Group of the IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law and a member of the IUCN Climate Change Task Force. She is the official candidate for the position of chair of the IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law, for election at the IUCN World Conservation Congress in 2021.