Katia Vladimirova works on normative issues in global climate and sustainability politics. Her overall research interest is the challenge of a value shift towards sustainability through various mechanisms, in particular - through education. Dr. Vladimirova holds a double PhD in political theory and political science from the universities LUISS (Rome) and ULB (Brussels). She has been a visiting scholar at New York University and Boston University. Dr. Vladimirova has also worked at the United Nations Division for Sustainable Development and at UNESCO New York office.