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Ariella D’Andrea

Legal Consultant

Ariella is an independent legal expert, specializing in fisheries, aquaculture and water resources law, policy and institutions.

She has been working on development projects since 2002 with several international organizations and firms, providing legal assistance to governments around the world aiming at the sustainable management of natural resources, as well as the protection of human rights and consumer rights. More specifically, Ariella’s expertise focuses on the review and drafting of national legislation for the domestication of international law principles and on the harmonization of legislation at the regional level. She is fluent in English, French, Italian and Spanish and has participated in several conferences and meetings, including training and consultation workshops with stakeholders.


Bio facts


Citizenship: South Africa
Qualifications: National Diploma in Police Administration Majoring in Criminal Law, Law of Criminal Procedure and Evidence and Investigation of Crime.
Other Training: Professional criminal and civil investigator, member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Computer Crimes Seminar for Investigators.
Countries of Work Experience: Botswana, Djibouti, Kenya, Namibia, Mozambique, South Africa and United Republic of Tanzania.

Citizenship: Italian

Qualifications: Attorney at the Rome Bar; Law Degree (laurea magistrale), University of Rome La Sapienza; Master’s Degree in Multimedia Communication, University of Rome La Sapienza; French Baccalauréat, Lycée Chateaubriand of Rome.

Other Training: French and Italian mother tongue; Cambridge proficiency in English; UN language training in Spanish; training courses (legal drafting, landscape law and human rights law.

Countries of Work Experience: Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados,Belize, Bosnia and Herzegivina, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Chile, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Gabon, The Gambia, Grenada, Gutemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Hondurus, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Kenya, Lebanon, Madgascar, Mali, Mauritania, Mexico, Montenegro, Morocco, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Panama, Phillippines, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Suriname, Tanzania (and Zanzibar), Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates. 


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