Carolina Contreras

Carolina is an international relations specialist and environmental governance researcher. She is interested in exploring global environmental governance, and public and international policy. Currently, she is undergoing a PhD candidature within the School of Ecosystem and Forest Sciences at the University of Melbourne. Her research project focuses on sustainability governance and carbon-oriented climate adaptation and mitigation in coastal ecosystems in the Pacific.

Supervisors: Prof Rodney Keenan, Dr Kate Brooks, and Dr Rebecca Ford

More information at: ORCID | Google Scholar | LinkedIn | Sustainability Science Lab

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Carolina Contreras

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the lands on which we work and pay respects to elders – past, present and emerging. We aim to work together with Traditional Custodians to develop solutions to environmental problems in genuine partnership, respecting and appreciating their knowledge, culture, history and world views.