IEEP has submitted feedback to the European Commission’s public consultation on the EU classification system for green finance, with a focus on mitigation in the agriculture, forestry and bioenergy sector.
Senior Policy Analyst, Agriculture and Land Management Programme
- Ecological Economics,
- marine policy and marine protected areas,
- water policy and related environmental policies,
- innovative financing mechanisms for biodiversity conservation,
- including Result-Based Payments and Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES)
Dr Daniela Russi has a PhD in Environmental Sciences/Ecological Economics. Her interests include 1) Marine policy and marine protected areas, including management and governance strategies to enhance biodiversity protection and generate socio-economic benefits for local stakeholders; 2) Water policy and the related costs and benefits; 3) Market-based instruments and innovative financing mechanisms for biodiversity conservation, including result-based payments and payments for ecosystem services; 4) Multi-criteria approaches to environmental policymaking and analysis.
She has published peer-reviewed papers in international journals and contributed to numerous reports, books and book chapters. Daniela’s mother language is Italian, and she is fluent in English and Spanish.
IEEP, Wageningen University & Research and Navigant held a workshop on 18 November to explore where crops for non-food purposes could be grown in Europe in the future. Current policy seeks to steer these crops to abandoned or degraded land, but the workshop looked at how much is available, where it is and how suitable this land might be in practice.
The European Commission is organising its 2nd Carbon Farming Roundtable on 23-24 September to present a study conducted by IEEP and partners.
When Kosterhavet Marine National Park (KHNP) was established in 2009, it enclosed an entire existing island community – known for its tourism and small-scale fishing – with the strongest nature protection designation under Swedish legislation.
The Torre Guaceto Marine Protected Area includes a multi-use area employed for small-scale fishing. Its fishery rules were elaborated with a participation process involving resident fishermen.