Dr. Mariya Aleksandrova

Forschungsprogramm: Umwelt-Governance

Funktion: Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin und Projektleitung

Fachrichtung: Climate risk governance


  • Adaptation and Loss and Damage governance and finance
  • Climate funds
  • Social protection and just transitions for resilience to climate change


seit 02/2019 German Institute of Development and Sustainability (IDOS)
(bis 06/2022 Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE))
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin, Forschungsprogramm "Umwelt-Governance und Transformation zur Nachhaltigkeit"
11/2014-01/2019 Freelance Consultant, Climate and Disaster Resilience Specialist
09/2011-01/2015 Department of Economics, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Italy
Ph.D. in Science and Management of Climate Change
Dissertation title: “Water scarcity under climate change: impacts, vulnerability and risk reduction in the agricultural regions of Central Asia”
11/2013-12/2014 Euro-Mediterranean Centre for Climate Change (CMCC), Venice, Italy
Research affiliate
09/2012-12/2013 Centre for Development Research (ZEF), Bonn, Germany
Visiting Ph.D Researcher
07/2008-09/2008 United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT), Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Fukuoka, Japan
09/2007-06/2009 International University of Japan
Master of Arts in International Development
09/2001 - 09/2006 University of Economics Varna, Bulgaria
Bachelor’s in Construction Economy
Specialization: Regional planning 


  • Working Group on Social Protection and Climate Change (sub-group on climate finance), established under the Global Partnership for Universal Social Protection to Achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (USP2030)

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