Jovanka is a PhD student at the Institute for Environmental Science and Technology - Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (ICTA-UAB). She holds a Master degree in Environmental Sciences (JEMES - Joint European Master Studies in Environmental Sciences, Erasmus Mundus Programme) and a Bachelor degree in Ecology and Environmental Protection from University of Belgrade, Serbia. Her PhD thesis investigates the development of Reducing of Emission from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) mechanism in Mexico. Jovanka was also involved as a collaborator in the CECEEC (Civil Society Engagement with Ecological Economics) and the EJOLT (Environmental Justice Organisations, Liabilities and Trade) FP7 projects supported by the European Commission.
climate change, REDD+, payment for ecosystem services, equity, environmental justice
Email UAB: Jovanka.Spiric@uab.cat
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