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A lawyer specialised in marine and coastal issues, Julien Rochette is the coordinator of the Oceans and Coastal Zones Programme at the Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations (IDDRI), which he joined in 2007.
He provides legal and technical assistance to international, regional and national organisations, particularly in the fields of law of the sea, international marine environmental law, oceans governance and integrated coastal zone management.
Julien has been working both at the global and regional level, specifically in the Mediterranean, Pacific, Western Indian Ocean and Western Africa. In these regions, he supports the implementation of the Oceans Sustainable Development Goal and the development of actions dedicated to the governance of marine areas beyond national jurisdiction.
Julien is a member of several specialists groups and a regular lecturer in various French universities.