BIO

Irene del Barrio is currently working at the EEA, where she gives support to the European Commission in the reporting of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive, as well as co-chairs the Technical Group on Marine Data and IT (TG Data) and coordinates the development of data products to be published in WISE-Marine. Her background is on Environmental Sciences and she has worked as well in Spain in the implementation of different marine environment-related legislation, as well as participated in projects on maritime spatial planning, maritime security and marine pollution response.