Sandra Naumann

Sandra Naumann works as Senior Fellow at the Ecologic Institute and coordinates the Institute’s biodiversity activities. Her work focuses on the assessment and enhancement of European and national land use and biodiversity conservation policies and their links to climate change. She is particularly interested in the design and implementation of nature-based solutions and green infrastructure in rural and urban areas, focusing on the analysis of costs and benefits, ways to more effectively involve and engage stakeholders, valuing social perception and how to generate multiple benefits. She was also a member of the recent expert group on “Nature based solutions and renaturing cities” commissioned by DG Research, which contributed to the development of the EU Research and Innovation policy agenda.