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Laurence Tubiana

Founder Iddri
Workarea Gouvernance mondiale, biodiversité, climat
Address Institut du développement durable et des relations internationales
41, rue du Four
75006 Paris

Laurence Tubiana is:

  • Nominated CEO of the European Climate Foundation (ECF)
  • Special Representative for the 2015 Paris Climate Conference
  • Professor, Sciences Po Paris and Professor, Columbia University
  • Founder and Director, Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations (IDDRI)
  • Co-Chair, Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) Leadership Council
  • President, French Development Agency (AFD) Board of Governors

Laurence Tubiana is a French economist and diplomat. She was appointed French ambassador for international climate negotiations in connection with the 2015 COP21 Climate Change Conference in Paris. She founded and has headed the Paris-based Institute of Sustainable Development and International Relations (IDDRI), is a professor at Sciences Po, and served as senior adviser on the environment to the former French Prime Minister Lionel Jospin. She was a Professor at Columbia University in New York and has been responsible for conducting international environmental negotiations for the French government and has also been a member of the Economic Analysis Council (Conseil d’analyse économique) attached to the French Prime Minister’s office.