October 15, 2019 - Paris Agenda 2030 for sustainable development: a challenge for all, or for no one?

Four years later, the UN Secretary General’s progress report and the Global Sustainable Development Report warn of the delay in achieving the SDGs. At the first SDG Summit at the level of Heads of State held at the end of September within the framework of the United Nations General Assembly, calls for accelerated action were […]

October 3, 2019 - Le Pré Saint Gervais Evolution of agricultural and energy policies: an interpretation for the future of the sector

Register A participation by Pierre-Marie Aubert et Jeanne Cadiou during this fourth workshop of the cycle “Biomethane development: what are the challenges for sustainable agriculture?” (Développement du biométhane : quels enjeux pour une agriculture durable ?) organised by WWF France and GRDF.

September 30, 2019 - Berlin Marine Regions Forum
September 25, 2019 - Paris What are the messages of the IPCC report on oceans and cryosphere? 

Alexandre Magnan intervenes at this press conference, organised by the National Observatory on the Effects of Global Warming – ONERC at the Ministry of Ecological and Solidarity Transition, to present the main messages of the IPCC Special Report on Oceans and Cryosphere, made public on the morning of September, 25th 2019. 

September 20, 2019 - Vincennes Biodiversity Platform 2020

COP15 to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) will be held in late 2020 in China (Kunming), and will see the adoption of a new global framework for post-2020 biodiversity governance. This negotiation process is underway and the agenda for discussions ahead of Kunming is already very full and complex. To make it easier for […]

September 20, 2019 - Paris Forests and biodiversity: what needs to change?

Register [French-speaking event] Frédéric Amiel participates during the debate-workshop “Forêts et biodiversité : que faut-il changer?”  with the GRET and the Kinomé association at the TroPikantes student, cultural and critical festival. “Biodiversity and the global economic system: what are the links? What are the levers for action?” The debate is divided into three parts: Condemn the global economic model that fosters pressures on […]

September 6, 2019 - Paris Appropriation of the SDGs by citizens: situational analysis and perspectives

Register A participation of Damien Barchiche in this session co-organised by FOCUS 2030 at the 12th Forum Mondial Convergences “Inequalities – Transitions – Solutions” taking place from September 5th -6th 2019.  Research: where are the French in regards to the Sustainable Development Goals? How do their opinions compare to those of Germans, English and Americans? Communication: how to educate and sensitise […]

July 8, 2019 - Climate change: global challenge, social approaches

Sébastien Treyer and Henri Waisman will be speaking at the Olivier Legrain Sciences and Societies 2019 Conferences, which will take place at the École normale supérieure (ENS) on 8 and 9 July 2019. Monday, July 8: 17h-19h : Session 2 : Energy : Reducing greenhouse gases by 100%, what does this mean? Animation: Hervé Kempf […]

June 26, 2019 - Paris Blue Futures: addressing the Pacific Ocean-Climate Nexus

A conference organised by the New Zealand Embassy in France and IDDRI, on the sidelines of the exhibition on the cultures and peoples of Oceania at the Quai Branly Museum. Speakers include:  H.E. Jane Coombs, Ambassador from New Zealand in France André Abreu, Tara Expedition Raphaël Billé, Secretariat of the Pacific Community Maina Sage, French […]

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 […]