Julia Groß is a Manager at adelphi. She specialises in the topic areas of international climate and energy policy, market-based mechanisms for addressing climate change, and international cooperation. She works on research papers and policy recommendations and analyses the institutional landscapes and activities of individual organisations in the context of global climate and energy policy.
Julia Groß works on research and consulting projects for various clients, such as Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB) and the Federal Environment Agency (UBA). Her regional focus is on G20 countries, Eastern Europe and Central Asia. In addition to her experience in policy analysis and the preparation of publications in the areas she specialises in, she is experienced in the development of web-based tools and other information products for the evaluation, systematisation and visualisation of complex information in the field of international climate policy. Moreover, she supports the Secretariat of the International Carbon Action Partnership (ICAP), a network of more than 30 governments to exchange experiences and know-how on emissions trading systems.
Prior to her position at adelphi, Julia gained practical experience in the division "Legal Affairs Climate Protection and Energy, Emissions Trading" at the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB), where she examined the most recent reforms in climate protection law in the United States, United Kingdom, and Eastern Europe. During her studies, she worked at the Goethe Institute in Moscow and oversaw projects promoting German-Russian relations.
Julia holds a master’s degree in International Relations from the Technische Universität Dresden, Germany. In her master’s thesis, she investigated the activities of informal actors in international climate politics. She previously obtained a diploma from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO University), Russia, and spent a semester abroad at the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Germany.