Peter Hjerp

IEEP Associate

Specialist Subjects:

EU Funding Instruments, environmental law, environmental policy intergration, environmental assessments


Peter worked at IEEP for over fifteen years on a wide range of environmental topics. He has managed large consortiums for major EU projects on environmental integration into EU funding instruments. These projects have provided guidelines on climate and biodiversity proofing of Cohesion Policy and CAP and guidelines on the benefits that can be achieved through investments in biodiversity, nature protection and green infrastructure. He has also contributed to several transposition and implementation studies as well as the regulatory development of EU legislation, including Impact Assessments. Peter also has a well established reputation in environmental assessments, contributing for example to the policy assessment of TEEB the development of Strategic Environmental Assessment. In late 2014 Peter co-funded Ecocentric Consulting. Peter holds Master’s degrees from both London School of Economics and Helsinki University of Technology.

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