May 9, 2019 - Paris Future Earth Day

REGISTRATION After a first Future Earth day in France in December 2016, the French office of Future Earth and the French National Committee for Global Change (CNFCG), in partnership with IDDRI, are organising a second event in May 2019. This will be an opportunity for the French community to learn more and share information about […]

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 […]

April 19, 2019 - Paris Distributional effects of border carbon adjustments

Registration Oliver Sartor presents during this event on the theme of carbon accounting and the distributional effects of border carbon adjustments, organised by the OFCE.  Provisional programme  

April 11, 2019 - Den Haag Operationalizing the Action Agenda for Biodiversity

A workshop organised by PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency, the Netherlands Ministries of Agriculture, Nature and Food & Infrastructure and Water, with IDDRI, IUCN, IVM-VU and WCMC.  Aleksandar Rankovic and Matthieu Wemaëre present the topic: “Structuring the Action Agenda for biodiversity and linking it with post-2020 negotiations and implementation” during the session about “the Action Agenda towards, and […]

April 10, 2019 - Madrid Before the Blue COP

A presentation by Sébastien Treyer, during the opening session of this event organised in the framework of The Because The Ocean initiative, along with: Teresa Ribera, Minister for Ecological Transition in Spain Prince Albert II of Monaco Ambassador Peter Thomson, Special Envoy of the UN Secretary General for the Ocean. João Aguiar Machado, EU Commission, Director General, DG […]

April 9, 2019 - Paris Towards an agroecological Europe by 2050: impacts for climate change, biodiversity and soil health

Register A presentation by Pierre-Marie Aubert at the 5th Green Conference “Urban and sustainable farming” organised by CIB Natixis.  Pierre-Marie Aubert introduces the TYFA (Ten Years for Agroecology) scenario and explains the links with soil health and biodiversity. More information

November 15, 2018 - GDRI IDE Network Conference

Clermont-FerrandThe IDE-GDRI network holds a conference every two years, starting this year on 15-16 November 2018 at the Centre of Studies and Research on International Development (CERDI) and School of Economics, Université Clermont Auvergne in Clermont-Ferrand. The 2018 edition will cover all aspects of development economics. The GDRI-IDE Symposium will be held at the Center […]

June 19, 2018 - Nemera Mamo (Queen Mary University London)

Natural Resources and Political Patronage in Africa: An Ethnicit Level AnalysisAbstract : We investigate the effect of resource discoveries on ethnicity level political patronage in Africa using a large geospatial dataset of more than 250 ethnic groups in 15 countries over the period 1960 to 2004. We find that the first (or single first) resource […]