Gianfranco Gabriele NUCERA

Sapienza University of RomeResearcher in International and Space Law

Gianfranco Gabriele Nucera is Researcher in International and Space Law and Aggregate Professor of “Environmental Justice and Climate Change Law” at the Department of Political Sciences of Sapienza University. PhD in International Law and Human Rights, from 2017 to 2020 he was Post-doctoral Research Fellow in Space Law. In 2017, he participated in the research program “50 Years of Space Law. Space Law in 50 Years” of the Centre for Studies and Research of The Hague Academy of International Law. He currently participates in various research projects, among which: OSL – Outer Space Law for International Cooperation and Sustainable Development, in collaboration with the Italian Space Agency and the Kenya Space Agency; HABITABLE – Linking Climate Change, Habitability and Social Tipping Points: Scenarios for Climate Migration, Horizon 2020, funded by the European Commission. Full list of publications on


The Global Conference on Space for Emerging Countries 2022

16-20 May 2022

Quito, Ecuador