Silvia Maciunas is a senior fellow and previously the deputy director of environmental law at CIGI. Silvia’s research assesses how climate change protection measures are affected by the international legal framework within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. Silvia came to CIGI from Global Affairs Canada, where she served as deputy director within the Oceans and Environmental Law Division. She has held a number of positions within Global Affairs Canada. In addition to her fellowship at CIGI, Silvia is a consultant in international environmental and climate law.