December 16, 2019 - Paris High seas, what is at stake?

An event organised by the National Museum of Natural History, with Julien Rochette. Since the middle of the 20th century, human activities on the high seas have continued to increase and threats to their ecosystems and species have increased. Called “high seas” or “international waters”, marine areas beyond national jurisdiction (ABNJ) cover almost half of […]

December 4, 2019 - Paris Land take for business parks in France : drivers and public policy

REGISTRATION A presentation by Alice Colsaet at this symposium organized by the Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development More information

October 31, 2019 - Paris Adaptation to climate change: let’s give it some political momentum

FULL EVENT – REGISTRATION REQUIRED The drought and heat wave that hit France this summer remind us that the country needs to prepare for the impacts of climate change. Some regional authorities and economic sectors have begun to address this subject, and the State has taken the first steps in this direction. But as the […]

October 22, 2019 - Bruxelles COP21 RIPPLES – What are the key elements of an adequate global response to climate change?

A dialogue organised by Bruegel, Climate Strategies and IDDRI. The objective is to present a synthesis of the key findings of the COP21 RIPPLES project and to focus on technology, finance, industrial transformations and the political economy, which have been identified as key leverage points for triggering transformation. To participate, please contact Marta Torres Gunfaus […]

June 20, 2019 - Paris Sustainable Blue Tourism

REGISTRATION Eco-union association, IDDRI, ADEME and FFEM organise the first Blue Tourism Forum at AFD’s offices in Paris. During the day, one conference and three round-table discussions will be organised to present the conclusions of the report “Blue Tourism: towards a sustainable coastal and maritime tourism in regional seas” and to present recommendations and experiences […]

May 28, 2019 - Paris Climate: changing behaviours and lifestyles… a collective challenge

Register [in French] This conference’s programme, organised as part of the 16th International Forum on Weather and Climate, is led by Lola Vallejo and Jean Jouzel.  More information

May 7, 2019 - Paris The IPBES global biodiversity assessment: messages and options

Just after the IPBES plenary, to be held in Paris, IDDRI will organise a session of the Sustainable Development and Environmental Economics Seminar (SDDEE) to examine its key lessons: what messages can be taken from it, which subjects have resulted in negotiations or consensus, and, above all, what are the next steps further to this […]

May 4, 2019 - Paris European elections: how to build a more sustainable Europe? Answers from the candidates!

VIDEOS [in french] Debate with the candidates Debriefing of the debate Sustainable development issues are an important part of the public and political debate. The climate and environmental emergency has re-mobilised civil society, in particular young Europeans, in demand for a project that will bring hope. At the same time, the mobilisations observed in European […]

March 8, 2019 - Abidjan Workshop on how to take vulnerabilities into account for the allocation of concessional funds.

Patrick Guillaumont and Laurent Wagner presented at the African Development Bank’s headquarters the conclusions of the study on how to take vulnerabilities into account for the allocation of concessional funds.

June 18, 2018 - CNRS Summer School : Integrated Assessment Models

Clermont Ferrand Arnaud Diemer organises a CNRS School on Integrated Asssessment Model (IAM). A five days program dedicated to investigate How to integrate Climate, Energy and economics? William Nordhaus, Yale University, will open the conference on IAM, DICE AND RICE. Download the program More information: By Calips [CC BY-SA 3.0 (], from Wikimedia Commons […]