Visuel Pierre Forestier

Pierre Forestier

Head of AFD’s Climate Division

2 published articles

Green Fund: A promising mechanism to finance sustainable development?
Interview

Green Fund: A promising mechanism to finance sustainable development?

The aim of the Green Fund, a commitment made by industrialized countries at the Copenhagen Conference in 2009, is to help poor countries combat climate change. In 2014, it was allocated over USD 10bn for its first four years of activity. What is its added value compared to the other existing...
Pierre Forestier
To tackle climate change, we must change the development model of our economies
Opinion

To tackle climate change, we must change the development model of our economies

The challenges posed by climate change cannot be met without transforming the development model of our economies. To achieve this, we need to come up with solutions to finance that transformation process and, more generally, to support countries and local authorities towards the development and...
Pierre Forestier