Florence Pichon

Associate, Climate Change and Human Settlements research groups

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Languages: English, French (fluent spoken, intermediate written), Thai and Burmese (basic spoken)

Florence has over 10 years of experience researching factors that enable vulnerable people to better manage climate and disaster risk. She also researchers how to reform the humanitarian and development sectors to deliver finance more effectively for climate change adaptation. She is currently based in Bangkok, but has experience working in Myanmar, Madagascar, Ethiopia, and the Democratic Republic of Congo.


Climate change adaptation; climate finance; climate and disaster risk assessment.

Before IIED

  • Project coordinator, Blue Ventures, Madagascar
  • Research officer, Overseas Development Institute, London
  • Researcher, World Bank, Myanmar
  • Technical advisor, Red Cross Climate Centre