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Roberta Pierfederici works on the long-term decarbonisation pathways and their links with sustainable development objectives. She he is primarily in charge of the coordination and management of the COP21 RIPPLES project. She joined IDDRI in March 2015 to work of the Deep Decarbonization Pathways Project (DDPP) and the MILES project.
An economist by training, she has worked in different professional settings including research institutes and consultancies, specialising in sustainable development, energy and climate change issues.
Before joining IDDRI, Roberta worked for the Grantham Institute at the Imperial College London, where she conducted research within the AVOID2 project, providing advice to the UK Government on avoiding dangerous climate change. Before working at the Grantham Institute, she collaborated with ICF-International London as Associate Research Economist in the Climate Change team.
Roberta started her career in Italy where she worked for five years as a researcher at Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) and at the Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC). During this period, she conducted research on climate change economic impacts and scenarios, energy markets and policy effectiveness as well as the development of sustainability indicators.