French Scientific Committee on Desertification

Comité Scientifique Français de la Désertification
Marc Bied Charreton - Membre du CSFD

Bied-Charreton Marc

Professor emeritus of the University of Versailles Saint-Quentin en Yvelines: economics of environment and natural resources; development of less developed countries, especially in arid and semi arid zones; international cooperation; expert for the French ministry of foreign affairs and the United nations convention on desertification.

Member of the scientific committee of the French fund for global environment, in charge of land degradation projects. Member of the strategic committee of the OSS, in charge of the “OSS stategy 2020” document. Seminars in the master on development of the University d’Auvergne (CERDI) and in various Universities.

Main activities

Member of the French scientific committee on desertification and honorary chairman; ex member of the steering committee of the Desernet International (DNI); in charge of the redaction of various scientific documents on land degradation, desertification and sustainable land management; in charge of the redaction of the French report to the United nations convention on desertification since 2000.

Specialist of the questions related to indicators: assessment indicators, evaluation of the impacts of development project on sustainable land management.

(Co-)author of the following CSFD document(s)
2007 - Dossier thématique
- N° 6
Lutte contre la désertification
2012 - Fiche d'actualité
El hadji Daouda Sylla, ornithologue, prÈsente la collection d'oiseaux de l'Afrique de l'Ouest aux jeunes des Club jeunes de l'IRD de Mbour (SÈnÈgal) et de Gouvieux (France)
2007 - Fiche d'actualité
desertif-Climate-eng
2008
- Other publications
Integrating the combat against desertification and land degradation into negotiations on climate change: a winning strategy
local-indicators-en
2012
- Indicators
Local impact indicators
land-degradation-neutrality-en
2016
- Topical issue
Publication of a new CSFD topical issue on Land degradation Neutrality
African-great-green-wall-ENG-2012
2012
- Topical issue
The African Great Green Wall project
CSFDletter2UNCCD_AGTE3may13
2013
- Other document
Comments of the Draft recommandations of the AGTE / UNCCD
Cornet-2002-Johannesburg-EN
2002
- Summary
Desertification and its relationship to the environment and development