The 2019 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank Group will be held from 11-14 June 2019, in Malabo, Republic of Equatorial Guinea. Find out more
A race against time
Thomas Legrand is a consultant at the Environment and Climate Change division. He works on the coordination of the Forest Investment Program and Pilot Program for Climate Resilience, both part fo the Climate Investment Funds. Holder of a PhD in ecological economics, his areas of interest include innovative financial mechanisms and private sector engagement strategies for climate, environmental and development outcomes.
In the face of an environmental crisis in Africa and elsewhere, one thing is clear: nature provides man with an abundance of essential services which must be preserved.