To find out what European citizens think about our current consumption habits and what more can be done to improve their sustainability, the IEEP went to the Democracy Alive Festival on the island of Texel, in the Netherlands.
Senior Policy Analyst
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- nature conservation policy and implementation; marine policy; sustainable production and consumption; circular economy
Mia joined IEEP in April 2015. Her work has recently included coordinating and writing a policy paper on the EU’s role in advancing sustainable consumption, managing IEEP’s input to a study on the socio-economic benefits of marine protected areas and evaluating various aspects of EU Member States' implementation of the Nature Directives. She holds a MSc in Environmental Management and Policy, and a BSc in Environmental Sciences.
Mia also led the update of IEEP’s visual profile and new website.
IEEP organised a special session at the Natural Capital Initiative 2019 summit to discuss the socio-economic benefits that marine protected areas can provide to local communities, and the management and governance strategies required to realise them.
IEEP, together with SEI, Mistra and IVL, invited Swedish MEP candidates, business representatives and other stakeholders to an afternoon seminar in Stockholm to discuss science-policy solutions for a more sustainable Europe.
IEEP’s Mia Pantzar attended the 10th edition of the Monaco Blue Initiative in Monte Carlo last week to discuss the next steps for Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) and ecosystem services in the blue economy.
Ecopreneur.eu has launched a report proposing a strategy towards a more circular fashion industry in Europe. The report is based on the outcome of a 2018 workshop that brought together representatives from different stakeholder groups, including IEEP.