Profile of HIGRADE participants

profile_photo_Romina Luz Schaller
Name: Romina Luz Schaller (Peru)

Environmental Engineering and Biotechnology

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Research topic

Climate protection through forest conservation using the example of the REDD+ mechanism: legal aspects of implementation with special focus on Peru


At UFZ since

December 2011

Why did you come to the UFZ?

I decided to specialize in the area of environmental law. Two institutions gave me the opportunity to continue my research topic: The Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt, through scholarship and the UFZ through its location and resources.

What do you like about the city you live in?

Leipzig is great. Beautiful forested areas and parks, nice city!

How do you like it at the UFZ / in HIGRADE?

Valuable inputs, knowledge and resources for doing a PhD, friendly atmosphere at the UFZ.

Personal information ("what else to do", etc.)