WEEK 10 REPORT (1st – 5th June 2015) Oh! What a week, some would say! But, I chose to see one filled with opportunities to “Be all I can be”. Heavens decided to let loose with showers of rain. It was the very first day in the month of June, which also happened to be […]
About Valentina Germani
Ms. Valentina Germani is a Legal Officer with the Division for Ocean Affairs and Law of the Sea (DOALOS), where she has worked since 2001. Currently, she is the Programme Advisor of the United Nations - Nippon Foundation of Japan Fellowship Programme on Human Resources Development and Advancement of the Legal Order of the World's Oceans. Previously, her assignments at the Division included working on delineation of maritime zones, in particular the continental shelf, marine environment and biological diversity, fisheries, sustainable development and capacity-building.
From 2010 to 2012 Ms. Germani was seconded to the Secretariat of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, where she worked as a Legal Officer dealing with compliance and the UNFCCC intergovernmental negotiating processes. Before joining the United Nations, Ms. Germani worked as a Lecturer on the LLM Programme of the University of London, where she taught International Law of the Sea and International Environmental Law at the University College of London and Queen Mary respectively.
LLM (Master Degree in Law) in Public International Law - London School of Economics and Political Science, UK, 1999
LLB (Law Degree) - Cardiff Law School, UK, 1998
Entries by Valentina Germani
DOALOS Fellows 2015 | Week 9 Report: (May 25-31) The tenth week at DOALOS begun with a presentation by Luigi Santosuosso, Legal Officer at Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea, on Continental shelf and the work of the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf. He made the fellows to […]
DOALOS Fellows 2015 | Week 8 Report: (May 18-24) Week 9 at DOALOS began with a visit from Ms. Vatosoa Rakotondrazafy of Madagascar, a UN – Nippon Foundation 2014 Fellow. Ms. Rakotondrazafy enchanted the fellows with her colourful experiences during her fellowship programme as well as her consequent achievements since completing the programme. She related […]
DOALOS Fellows 2015 – Week 7 Report (May 11-17) The second week of May 2015 (week 7 of the Fellowship) at DOALOS was quite full of activities and the fellows spent another busy spell. A series of lectures were presented by several officers of the Division coming from a wide spectrum of expertise in maritime […]
Week 6 report (4-10 May 2015) The Fellows at DOALOS continued to work on their thesis outlines and national/regional matrixes on ocean governance. Some fellows consulted their respective countries’ Permanent Mission to the United Nations for more relevant information on their national maritime laws and policies that can be included in the matrix to make it […]
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