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Dr. Achala Abeysinghe
International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)
Principal Researcher and Team Leader of Climate Law, Policy and Governance Programme
United Kingdom
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Dr. Achala Chandani Abeysinghe is a Principal Researcher and Team Leader of Climate Law, Policy and Governance Programme at International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), London. Dr. Abeysinghe also works as the legal advisor to…

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Dr. Achala Chandani Abeysinghe is a Principal Researcher and Team Leader of Climate Law, Policy and Governance Programme at International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), London. Dr. Abeysinghe also works as the legal advisor to the Chair of the Least Developed Countries Group- a group of 48 countries, in the UN climate change negotiations. She is a lawyer by training and a life member of the Bar Association of Sri Lanka.  Her research interests are in legal issues in the UN climate change negotiations, issues related to equity & fairness, adaptation to climate change and finance for climate change adaptation.

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