Justyna Pozarowska

Dr. Justyna Pożarowska

Senior Associate Researcher
+32 2 614 8029

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Work experience

Counsellor General, Public Procurement Office (Poland), (2014 - onwards)

Senior Associate Researcher, Institute for European Studies, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (2014 - onwards)

Researcher – Environment and Sustainable Development, Institute for European Studies, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (2008 - 2013)

  • international institutions theory, institutional interactions and complexes
  • biodiversity, access to and benefit sharing from genetic resources, the Nagoya Protocol on ABS, traditional knowledge, CBD, WTO/TRIPS, WIPO, FAO, UNCLOS, WHO

Civil servant, Public Procurement Office (Poland), European Law and International Cooperation Department (2003 - 2008)

  • International and European law on public procurement, green public procurement (GPP), environmental management systems EMAS/ISO 14001, eco-labelling, integrated product policy (IPP), life-cycle assessment

Contract employee, Istituto Italiano di Cultura a Varsavia (Poland) (2001 - 2003)

Education

European Integration and Law, National School of Public Administration KSAP / Ecole Nationale d’Administration ENA (2004 - 2005)

International Relations, Warsaw University (1995 - 2000)

Latin-American Studies, Centro de Estudios Latinoamericanos CESLA-UW (1998 - 2000)

Activities

Attendance as an observer in the meetings of the text based negotiations of the Nagoya Protocol: meeting of CBD COP-10 (October 2010), Nagoya, Japan; meeting of WG ABS-9 Cali, Columbia (March 2010) and its continuation in Montreal and Nagoya (July 2010, September 2010, October 2010); meeting of WG ABS-8 Montreal, Canada (November 2009); meeting of WG ABS-7 Paris, France (April 2009).

Chapters

  • WALLBOTT, Linda, WOLFF Franziska & POŻAROWSKA Justyna. 2014. The Negotiations of the Nagoya Protocol: Issues, Coalitions and Process, in Oberthür, Sebastian and Rosendal, Kristin G. (eds.), Global Governance of Genetic Resources: Access and Benefit Sharing after the Nagoya Protocol, Abingdon: Routledge, pp. 33–59. Link
  • OBERTHÜR, Sebastian & POŻAROWSKA Justyna. 2014. The Impact of the Nagoya Protocol on the Evolving Institutional Complex of ABS Governance, in Oberthür, Sebastian and Rosendal, Kristin G. (eds.), Global Governance of Genetic Resources: Access and Benefit Sharing after the Nagoya Protocol, Abingdon: Routledge, pp. 178–195. Link
  • BLED Amandine (Universite Saint-Louis), OBERTHÜR, Sebastian & POŻAROWSKA Justyna. 2014. Transparency and Disclosure in the Governance of Access to and Benefit Sharing from Genetic Resources, in Gupta, Aarti and Mason, Michael (eds.), Transparency in Global Environmental Governance: Critical Perspectives, Cambridge MA: MIT Press, pp. 157–180. Link
  • POŻAROWSKA, Justyna. 2014. Aggregated public procurement: technics and instruments, in Olejarz, Magdalena (ed), Public procurement in European Union after modernisation: new EU directives coordinating procurement procedures, Warsaw: Public Procurement Office, pp. 56–66. Link
  • POŻAROWSKA, Justyna. 2014. Instruments to support development of innovations, in Olejarz, Magdalena (ed), Public procurement in European Union after modernisation: new EU directives coordinating procurement procedures, Warsaw: Public Procurement Office, pp. 145–161. Link

Conference Papers

  • POŻAROWSKA Justyna. 2011. Assessing the Impact of the Nagoya Protocol on the Evolving Institutional Complex of ABS Governance (co-authored with S. Oberthür), Paper presented at the Fridtjof Nansen Institute and the Institute for European Studies' workshop on Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) Governance after the Nagoya Protocol: Architecture and Actors, Oslo, Norway, 26–27 September 2011.
  • POŻAROWSKA Justyna. 2011. Understanding the Dynamics of International Governance Architectures: The Nagoya Protocol and ABS Governance (co-authored with S. Oberthür), Paper presented at the International Workshop on the Fragmentation of Global Environmental Governance: Causes, Consequences and Responses. German Development Institute, Bonn, Germany, 29–30 August 2011.
  • POŻAROWSKA Justyna. 2010. Access and Benefit-Sharing: The Evolution of the Institutional Complex for the Governance of Genetic Resources (co-authored with S. Oberthür), Paper presented at the 51st Annual Convention of the International Studies Association “Theory vs. Policy? Connecting Scholars and Practitioners”, New Orleans, US, 17-20 February 2010.
  • POŻAROWSKA Justyna. 2009. Access and Benefit-Sharing: The Evolution and Dynamics of the Institutional Complex, Paper presented at the Amsterdam Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change, Earth System Governance: People, Places, and the Planet, Volendam, the Netherlands, 2-4 December 2009.

Peer Reviewed Articles

  • POŻAROWSKA, Justyna. 2015. Innovation partnership, Public Procurement Law Quarterly, Vol. 3 No. 46, pp. 203–211. Link
  • OBERTHÜR, Sebastian & POŻAROWSKA Justyna. 2013. Managing Institutional Complexity and Fragmentation: The Nagoya Protocol and the Global Governance of Genetic Resources, Global Environmental Politics, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp. 100–118. Link

Commissioned Research & Policy Work

  • OBERTHÜR, Sebastian, GERSTETTER Christiane (Ecologic), LUCHA Christine (Ecologic), McGLADE Katriona (Ecologic), POŻAROWSKA Justyna, RABITZ Florian & TEDSEN Elizabeth (Ecologic). 2011. Intellectual Property Rights on Genetic Resources and the Fight Against Poverty. Study for the European Parliament. Brussels: Directorate-General for External Policies of the Union. Link