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18e ambassadors' briefing

Mr Olivier POIVRE d'ARVORAmbassador for the Poles and Maritime Issues, presented the consequences of global warming.
IHEDN - Briefing des ambassadeurs

the consequences of global warming

On Wednesday 22 September 2021, the 5e session of the Ambassadors Briefing in 2021, organised by the Institut des Hautes Études de Défense Nationale.

On this occasion, Lieutenant General Benoit DURIEUXDirector of the Institute, and the Ambassador Sylvain BERGERDiplomatic Adviser and Director of the Department of Europe and International Affairs, welcomed the Ambassador Olivier POIVRE d'ARVORAmbassador for the Poles and maritime issues, by videoconference.

©IHEDN© le Général de Corps d’Armée Benoit DURIEUX, directeur de l’Institut, et l’Ambassadeur Sylvain BERGER, conseiller diplomatique et directeur du Département de l’Europe et des Affaires Internationales
IHEDN© Lieutenant General Benoit DURIEUX, Director of the Institute, and Ambassador Sylvain BERGER, Diplomatic Adviser and Director of the Department of Europe and International Affairs.
©IHEDN© M. Olivier POIVRE d’ARVOR, Ambassadeur pour les pôles et des enjeux maritimes
IHEDN© Mr Olivier POIVRE d'ARVOR, Ambassador for the Poles and Maritime Issues

Some sixty foreign ambassadors and representatives in Paris attended the session. The briefing gave rise to an exchange between the foreign representatives and the ambassador for the poles and maritime issues. This event provided an opportunity for diplomats and foreign representatives living in France to gain a better understanding of the French position on the issues of protecting biodiversity, the political response to global warming, and the changing geostrategic role of the oceans and maritime resources.