Mariachiara Alberton

Mariachiara Alberton

Mariachiara Alberton

Senior Researcher
Institut für Vergleichende Föderalismusforschung

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Research areas:

  1. Multi-level governance of the Environment in different legal systems
  2. Intergovernmental relations concerning environmental matters
  3. Climate change and energy transition
  4. Public participation in environmental decision-making
  5. Water governance

Dr. Mariachiara Alberton (PhD in Law and economics, University of Siena, 2007) is Senior Researcher in Environmental Law and Policy at the Institute for Comparative Federalism of Eurac Research. Her research interests focus on the multi-level governance of the environment, especially on the horizontal and vertical intergovernmental interactions in different legal systems. She is the author of several books and peer-reviewed publications on different environmental topics, such as climate change, biodiversity, environmental impact assessment, public participation in environmental decision-making, water, the implementation of EU environmental legislation, environmental liability. Through the years she has coordinated and participated to several international and national funded projects on the same topics.


CV with full list of publications:

MAGAZINE Science Stories that Inspire


Auf dem Weg in Richtung Klimaneutralität: Szenarien für Südtirol

Eurac Research hat im Auftrag des Landes eine umfassende technische Studie erstellt

08 June 2021eureka

The “Green deal for a sustainable future”: 2021’s European Development Days