Laura Turley is the Senior Science-Policy Manager at the Geneva Water Hub – a Centre of Competence on Water for Peace, situated between the University of Geneva and the World Meteorological Organization. Laura holds a PhD in Environmental Governance from the University of Geneva. Prior to her role at the Geneva Water Hub, she worked at the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) for over a decade as a Policy Advisor and Research Associate.
In her current role, Laura’s research focuses on the institutions, infrastructure, actor strategies and partnerships that can support water cooperation and peace in shared river basins. She is also interested in the science-policy interface, both in terms of its application and also as an object of analysis.
Freshwater governance, institutional analysis, allocation, justice and equity, infrastructure, science-policy interface, boundary spanning, cooperation, peace.
Dr Laura Turley