Jérôme Piodi

Biographie de Piodi Jérôme

Jérôme Piodi is a graduate in contemporary history from the universities of Metz and Luxembourg. Following a period spent as a parliamentary assistant in the European Parliament in 2009, he was a project leader in the French Ministry of Defence in the Strategic Research Institute at the Ecole Militaire and subsequently occupied a similar position in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development (2013-2014). Since 2010, he has been an associate expert on defence issues at the Defence Observatory – ORION – of the Fondation Jean Jaurès.

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THE GEOPOLITICAL IMPACTS OF DESERTIFICATION IN THE SAHEL

n°56 Fourth Quarter 2015

In its General Assembly resolution (A/RES/62/195) of 19 December 2007, the United Nations declared the period 2010-2020 the “Decade for Deserts and the Fight against Desertification”. Almost eight years later on 23 October 2015 the Conference of the Parties for the Fight against Desertification (COP21) of Ankara concluded its work on a global agreement which calls for the restoration of degraded land, restrictions on the degradation of new  land and the protection of ...