Iglesias Picazo, Ana

Mail: ana.iglesias@upm.es

Phone number: +34 913365794/

+34 914524900 ext.1919

Present profesional position

Professor of Agricultural Economics

Position/Status in the CEIGRAM


Research areas

global change, agriculture, and water, with particular emphasis on economic impacts, adaptation and vulnerability


PhD in Agricultural Engineering

Publications (research papers, books, conferences)

Sánchez B, Álvaro-Fuentes J, Cunningham R, Iglesias A (2014) Towards mitigation of greenhouse gases by small changes in farming practices: understanding local barriers in Spain. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change, 1-34. DOI: 10.1007/s11027-014-9562-7

De Stefano L, Hernandez Mora N, Iglesias A, Sánchez B (2014) Water for rice farming and biodiversity: exploring choices for adaptation to climate change in Doñana, southern Spain. In: Stucker D and Lopez-Gun E (eds) Adaptation to Climate Change through Water Resources Management: Capacity, Equity, and Sustainability. Oxford, UK: Routledge / Earthscan.

Sánchez B, Iglesias A (2014) Implications of climate change for rice farming in the Doñana wetland (SW Spain). WETLANDS 2014. Wetlands Biodiversity and Services: tools for the socio-ecological development, Huesca, Spain, 14-18th September 2014

Sánchez B, McVittie A, Iglesias A, Álvaro-Fuentes J (2014) How much might Spanish farmers contribute to Mitigation?. Remedia Third Workshop, Valencia, Spain, 10-11th April 2014

Sánchez B, Álvaro-Fuentes J, Cunningham R, Iglesias A (2013) Mitigation by small changes in farmers’ practices: evaluation of local incentives to inform European policy. IX Spanish National Congress of Agricultural Economics, Castelldefels, Spain, 3-5th September 2013

Sánchez B, Álvaro-Fuentes J, Cunningham R, Iglesias A (2013) Farmers’ response to mitigation practices in Spain. Poster presented at the Remedia Second Workshop, Zaragoza, Spain, 11-12th April 2013

Sánchez B, Medina F, Iglesias A (2013). Typical farming systems and trends in crop and soil management in Europe. Deliverable 2.2 for EU SmartSOIL project, European Commission, Brussels. Available at http://smartsoil.eu/

Sánchez B, Iglesias A (2012) Spanish case study: Impacts of climate change on agriculture in Spain. WWF-Spain Training on Climate Change Adaptation, Madrid, Spain, 26-27th January 2012

Ciscar, J.C., Iglesias, A., Feyen, L., Szabó, L., Van Regemorter , D. , Amelung, B., Nicholls, R., Watkiss , P., Christensen, O.B., Dankers, R., Garrote, L., Goodess, C.M., Hunt, A., Moreno, A., Richards, J. y Soria, A. Physical and economic consequences of climate change in Europe, PNAS, Published online before print January 31, 2011, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1011612108 PNAS January 31, 2011.

Quiroga, S., Z. Fernández-Addad y A. Iglesias “Risk of water scarcity and water policy implications for crop production in the Ebro basin in Spain”. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discussion (HESSD) 7(4). 5895-5927. Índice de impacto: 2.462. 2010.

Medina, F. y A. Iglesias, Agricultural practices with greenhouse mitigation potential in Mediterranean countries: Evaluation and policy implications. Proceedings of the 9th European IFSA Symposium. Universität für Bodenkultur, Vienna. 1401-1410. 2010.

Iglesias A Policy issues related to climate change in Spain. In. Policy and strategic behaviour in water resource management, Dinar A, Albiac A. Earthscan, London art. cap. 9, pp 145-174. 2009.

Participation in research projects

Estudio de vulnerabilidad al cambio climático para el sector de arroceros en Doñana. Spanish Biodiversity Foundation project, coordinated by WWF-Spain.

BASE (Bottom-up Climate Adaptation Strategies towards a Sustainable Europe). EC, 7th Framework Programme (2012-2015)

SMARTSOIL (Sustainable farm Management Aimed at Reducing Threats to SOILs under climate change). EC, 7th Framework Programme (2011-2015)

ETC-CCA (European Topic Centre “Climate Change impacts, vulnerability and adaptation 2011-2013” ETC-CCA), European Environment Agency, Topic Center on Climate change (2011-2015)

DEWFORA (Improved Drought Early Warning and FORecasting to strengthen preparedness and adaptation to droughts in Africa), EC, 7th Framework Programme (2011-2013)

Animal Change (AN Integration of Mitigation and Adaptation options for sustainable Livestock production under climate CHANGE), EC, 7th Framework Programme (2011-2013)

Adaptation study (Reducing Vulnerability to Climate Change in ECA Agricultural Systems: Moldova, Albania, FYR Macedonia, and Uzbekistan.), World Bank (2010-2011)

WasserMed (Water availability and security in Southern Europe and the Mediterranean), EC, 7th Framework Programme (2010-2012)

Healthy Food for Life, EC, Marie Curie, International Research Staff Scheme (2009-2013)

ClimateCost (Full costs of Climate Change), EC, 7th Framework Programme, Policy relevant project (2009-2011)

CIRCE (Climate Change and Impact ResearCh: the Mediterranean Environment), EC, 6th Framework Programme, IP (2007-2011)

PICCMAT (Policy incentives for climate change mitigation agricultural techniques). EC, 6th FP, DG Agriculture, SSA. (2006-2009)

SWAP (Mediterranean dialogue on framing sustainability in water policy evaluation). EC, 6th FP, SSA (2006-2009)

ADAPTATION (Adaptation to Climate Change in the Agricultural Sector) DG AGRI. AGRI-2006-G4-05 (2007-2008)

Meda-Water Programme of the EuropeAid Co-operation Office, Coordinator of the MEDROPLAN project (Mediterranean Drought Preparedness and Mitigation Planning), (2001- 2005) (Project Coordinator)

Currículum Vitae