E15 Experts are leading thinkers and practitioners from developed and developing countries reflecting a wide range of perspectives on trade and sustainable development. The experts’ participation in any E15 activity is on a personal basis and does not represent an official commitment of the organisations they are affiliated with.


Harro van Asselt

Research Fellow at Stockholm Environment Institute

PhD (cum laude), VU University Amsterdam; MA in Law (specialization: international law), VU University Amsterdam. Research Fellow and NORD-STAR postdoctoral fellow, Stockholm Environment Institute’s Oxford Centre. Researches international climate change law and policy, including the use of market-based mechanisms, climate-trade policy interactions, reduced emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (REDD), European climate policy, and clean technology agreements. Former: Marie Curie fellow, Environmental Change Institute at Oxford; Researcher, Institute for Environmental Studies at VU University Amsterdam; Visiting Associate, Department of Value and Decision Science at Tokyo Institute of Technology; Visiting Research Scholar, Dean Rusk Center at University of Georgia School of Law. Has published numerous book chapters and articles in peer-reviewed journals.


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