Catalina Vallejo Piedrahíta

Research Leader for the Natural Resources & Climate Lawfare Unit

Postdoc at UiB

Catalina Vallejo is a postdoc researcher at the University of Bergen, Faculty of Law, where she is studying the polycentric governance of climate change in the Amazon. She is a lawyer from Colombia, holds an MA in Peace Studies, and a Ph.D. in Law. In her doctoral dissertation, she studied climate change litigation against governments of the world and the emerging climate jurisprudence. She is affiliated as a researcher to the Universidad Autónoma Latinoamericana-UNAULA, in Medellin, Colombia, and to the Peace and Conflict Unit of the University of Innsbruck, in Austria.