Visuel Pierre-Arnaud Barthel

Pierre-Arnaud Barthel

Senior project manager and lead expert in the Local Governments and Urban Development Division

2 published articles

Insecure settlements: 3 billion slum dwellers by 2050
Interview

Insecure settlements: 3 billion slum dwellers by 2050

In the world’s poorest countries, up to 90% of the population live in insecure settlements. The development of slum areas is a direct consequence of poor city planning and a lack of affordable accommodation.
Pierre-Arnaud Barthel
Digital revolution(s): Cities on the front line
Opinion

Digital revolution(s): Cities on the front line

Digital data has become a key resource to build sustainable and smart cities. For AFD’s Gwenael Prie and Pierre-Arnaud Barthel, development actors must step up efforts to integrate this new paradigm.
Gwenael Prié, Pierre-Arnaud Barthel