Head of Unit, Natural Resources for Development OECD
Dr Lahra Liberti Dr Lahra Liberti is Head of the Natural Resources and Development Unit in the OECD Development Centre, where she is in charge of the OECD-wide Policy Dialogue on Natural Resource-based Development since 2013. From 2007-2013, she worked at the Directorate for Financial and Enterprise Affairs, where she led a multi-stakeholder process to develop and pilot the OECD Council Recommendation on Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains of Minerals from Conflict-Affected and High-Risk Areas. She also contributed to the 2011 update of the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises. When she first joined the OECD in 2007, she served as Adviser on International Investment Law and was responsible for the Investment Committee’s work-stream on international investment agreements. She holds a doctorate in International and European Law from the University of Rome “La Sapienza” and the University of Paris “Panthéon-Sorbonne”. She is a qualified attorney in Italy.