Prof Dr Marjan Peeters (M.)

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Marjan Peeters holds the position of Professor of Environmental Policy and Law since April 2008. Marjan started in 1987 with studying environmental law. Since then, she has been focusing on understanding how a high level of environmental protection can be effectively and efficiently reached based on the rule of law and in the context of sustainable development. Core research attention goes to legal aspects of climate change, regulatory instruments for emission reduction, and the way how law deals with uncertain risks. 

The latest books are the `Research Handbook on EU Environmental Law' (2020), co-edited with Mariolina Eliantonio, and `Climate Change Law' (2016), co-edited with Daniel A Farber. Since September  2022, Marjan takes part to the Greendeal-NET project: GreenDealnet | Homepage |

All publications by Marjan can be found here  ( this Maastricht University list provides Dutch and English publications).

Marjan leads the courses “European Environmental Law” (master) and “International Environmental Law” (bachelor, contract course) at Maastricht University.  Marjan is a member of Maastricht Centre of European Law and of the Institute for Transnational Legal Research (Metro).