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Independent experts nominated by country party

Domenico Gaudioso

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Other Disciplines
Environmental planning
Atmospheric Sciences
Natural Resource Management
UN languages spoken



Job function
Italian Environmental Protection Agency
Work experience
He has been researcher and head of unit with ENEA (1987-1999), and then with APAT (1999-2007), which changed its name into ISPRA in 2008. He has been involved in the preparation of the 1988 national energy plan, and of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd national communications to the UNFCCC. He has a specific qualification in emission inventories, and is included in the roster of experts of the UNFCCC; he has taken part in several official reviews of GHG inventories and national communications. He has taken part in several studies concerning the impacts of climate change in Italy. He is currently involved in the establishment of a set of indicators of climate change impacts, vulnerability and adaptation for Italy.
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
Degree in chemical engineering (110/110 cum laude), university of Rome “La sapiens”, 1978
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. “Impatti dei cambiamenti climatici sul settore energetico” (with a. masullo), “la vulnerabilità e gli impatti dei cambiamenti climatici in italia: elementi per una possibile strategia nazionale per l’adattamento”, edited by sergio castellari (ingv), forthcoming._x000D_
2. “Italian report on demonstrable progress under artiche 3.2 of the kyoto protocol” (coordinamento generale ed editing), ministero dell’ambiente e della tutela del territorio e del mare, november 2006 (
3. “Cambiamenti climatici ed eventi estremi: rischi per la salute in italia” (chapters 3 and 5), apat-oms, presented in rome, 25 june 2007. _x000D_
4. “Overview of the main findings of the IPCC third assessment report” (With v. Ferrara and a. Raudner). Paper presented at the international discussion meeting “flooding and environmental challenges for Venice and its lagoon: state of knowledge 2003”, Cambridge, 14-17 September 2003._x000D_
5. “Third national communication of Italy to the framework convention on climate change” (general co-ordination and editing), ministry for the environment and territory, 2003.
Other activities
1.Member of the scientific committee of the Kyoto-Lombardia project (2004-2007), a research on climate change and GHG abatement in Lombardy, funded by the ministry of the environment, APAT and the Lombardy region_x000D_
2.National reference center for air emissions, air quality, climate change and energy of the eionet network for Italy_x000D_
3.Member of the interest group (IG) on ‘climate change and adaptation’ within the network of European environmental protection agencies_x000D_
4.Member of the advisory board of the era-net circle project (climate impact research coordination for a larger Europe)
1. As a as contributor of two IPCC reports, he has received by the chairman of the IPCC a copy of the award certificate for the Nobel peace prize which was bestowed on the IPCC in 2007. _x000D_
2. He has been government representative in the IPCC bureau_x000D_
3. He is included in the roster of experts of the UNFCCC
Organisation name
Institute for Environmental Protection and Research
Organisation street address
Via Vitaliano Brancati 48, 00144
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