French Scientific Committee on Desertification

Comité Scientifique Français de la Désertification
Cornet Antoine - Membre du CSFD

Cornet Antoine

Senior scientist IRD (Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, France), Ecology of arid lands, natural resources management .

Main activities

“Water budget and water use in natural arid and semi-arid ecosystems”, Madagascar (1971-1973). “Water balance, biomass production and vegetation dynamics of sahelian ecosystems”. Senegal (1974-1980). Leader of the project “Integrated study of desert ecosystem: natural resources management and development”, Mapimi Biosphère Reserve Mexico (1981-1986). “Society & environment in Arid Mediterranean regions” (1996-1998).

Information network “Réseau Zones Arides” (RZA 1986-1995), Member of the Scientific Committee of “Observatoire du Sahara et du Sahel” (1995 -2005), President of French Scientific Committee on Desertification (CSFD 1997-2003), Member of the Scientific and Technical Committee of “Fonds Français pour l’Environnement Mondial” (FFEM) (1998-2003), Member of Desert-Net International.

(Co-)author of the following CSFD document(s)
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The African Great Green Wall project
2012 - Fiche d'actualité
Biochar
2009 - 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