Sonja Vilenius
 Doctoral Researcher, Master of Laws

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Areas of expertise
Environmental law; natural resource regulation; community benefit agreements



Sonja Vilenius is currently writing a PhD thesis on community benefit agreement, a regulatory instrument applied mainly in the mining context. Community benefit agreement has been developed to manage the complex relationship between mining companies and local communities. The focus of the research lies in the reasons for implementing this new regulatory instrument and its application possibilities. The thesis is theoretically engaging with regulatory theory.


Vilenius occupies a supportive task in environmental law.


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