PhD, Innovation and Environmental Studies
Marco carried out his PhD at UNEP DTU Partnership researching how blockchain technology could accelerate the implementation of the Paris Agreement and the Sustainable Development Goals. More specifically, he explored blockchain as a foundational technology to enable innovative governance models, specifically towards the new Paris Agreement carbon market mechanisms. Marco has experience developing national accounting systems through the Initiative for Climate Action Transparency (ICAT) and the Capacity Building Initiative for Transparency (CBIT). Additionally, he has managed climate finance projects under the ADMIRE project with external partners across the broader international community in the context of the Paris Agreement. He holds a Master’s degree in Environmental Science from the University of Copenhagen and is certified in blockchain business innovation and application through MIT Sloan Executive Education.