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Richard Amalvy

Chief Executive

Richard Amalvy has been a leader of several international NGOs and has co-developed programmes for peace in the Great Lakes region of Africa, the Middle East and the former Yugoslavia. He was a consultant in Youth Policy for the World Bank and in Public and General Affairs for the OECD, and was a director of the North-South Center of the Council of Europe and vice-president of the Conference of NGOs at the United Nations. He teaches management of organisations at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes Internationales et Politiques (HEIP) in Paris.

Distinctions

- Young Political Leaders Award, Aspen Institute France (2006)

Commitments

2021

- Strategy designadvocacy and communication strategy of the CBCC and the marketing and branding strategy of the Congo Basin Blue Fund and participation in the COP26 in Glasgow

- Moderation of the high-level round table "COVID-19 and the growing risks of substandard and falsified pharmaceuticals in Africa: a public health and safety issue

- Moderation of the high-level round table "From COP 22 to COP 26: The Congo Basin Blue Fund, an African and global issue

 

2022

- Audition by the President of the 76th United Nations General Assembly on Sustainable Development

- Moderation of the parallel event on Fake Medicines at the 72nd Session of the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Committee for Africa

- Launch of the Solutions from Africa consultation at COP27 in Sham el-Sheikh, Egypt