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Mission

Worldwide, Positive Planet has the vocation to prevent the emergence and the persistence of precarious situations in less advanced countries.

 

Our mission over the years

Positive Planet shares, worldwide, the mission and values ​​of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Our organization works on all the factors contributing to boost development in the field. Through its various programs, its goal is to have an impact on the greatest number of beneficiaries, thus contributing positively to transforming our world for future generations.

Over the years, Positive Planet has learned to capitalize on its operational development expertise to offer three value propositions for a shared, sustainable, and autonomous development of public institutions and private companies.

 

Since 1998, Positive Planet key numbers internationally are: 

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113000

people trained in financial education

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thanks to the work of Positive Planet with local financial actors (banks, institutions of microfinance, cooperatives, insurers and postal and telecom operators).
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21500

small producers trained

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In order to provide them with stable and secure income.
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contributors

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in France and around the world including volunteers, volunteering, permanent employees, and consultants.
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countries in which we operate

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South Africa, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Comoros, Ivory Coast, Egypt, Ghana, Lesotho, Lebanon, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Namibia, Senegal, United Arab Emirates
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Manifesto

Since its creation in 1998, Positive Planet International has aimed to prevent the emergence and persistence of precarious situations in the countries where it operates. 


Through its action, it also contributes to meeting the various sustainable development goals (quality education, gender equality, decent work, and economic growth, responsible consumption and production, etc.) through 3 main tools.

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3 main tools
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ACCESS TO INCLUSIVE FINANCE
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Positive Planet works with all local financial players (banks, institutions of microfinance,
cooperatives, insurers, and postal and telecom operators) so that they offer adapted and fair
financial services to everyone.
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POSITIVE ENTREPRENEURSHIP
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Positive Planet offers in particular to people in precarious situations or excluded, a completely
free, tailored, and local service to support business creation and training adapted to their
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SUPPORT FOR SMALL PRODUCERS
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In cooperation with major international buyers, particularly of agricultural products, Positive
Planet supports small producers for free, to structure their organization and activity in order to
generate secure and stable income for all the people who work in production.
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Executive Board

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Jacques Attali
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Jacques Attali
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President
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Positive Planet
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@jattali
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Professor, economist, writer, honorary state advisor, founder of Action Against Hunger, EBRD, Eureka, Planet Finance and Microcred, special advisor to the President of the French Republic from 1981 to 1991.
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Lyes Bouabdallah
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Lyes Bouabdallah
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CEO
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Positive Planet International
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@lyesbouabdallah
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Lyes Bouabdallah has been working for Positive Planet since 2017, where he wore different hats before becoming CEO of Positive Planet International in 2019.
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Claudia Ruzza
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Claudia Ruzza
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Chairwoman of the Executive Board
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Fondation Positive Planet
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@clauria_
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Claudia Ruzza has been Chairwoman of the Executive Board of the Positive Planet collective since August 1, 2020. She had many experiences in various sectors before joining, in 2014, Positive Planet in France to satisfy her thirst for commitment and "make herself useful to the most precarious people”.
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Isabelle Santenac
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Isabelle Santenac
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Managing Partner
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EY
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@IsabelleSant_EY
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Isabelle Santenac is in charge of supporting the teams in charge of client accounts, as well as offering companies the appropriate tools and solutions to succeed in their transformation and prepare them for the future of the insurance business.
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Jean-Philippe Courtois
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Jean-Philippe Courtois
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Executif Vice President
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Microsoft International
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@JP_Courtois
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Executive vice-president at Microsoft internationally, Jean-Philippe Courtois is also president and co-founder of Live for Good. Co-chair of the World Economic Forum's Digital Divide Working Group.
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Christian Fleuret
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Christian Fleuret
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Chief Operating Officer
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Pinto
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An entrepreneur at heart and passionate about small business, Christian Fleuret founded the accounting and business consulting firm Fleuret associés in 1976. In 1994, he created Starinvest, one of the major players in the field of wealth and tax engineering in France.
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Farhad Hessabi
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Farhad Hessabi
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Senior Vice-President & General Manager
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SAP Continental Europe
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Alexandre Allard
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Alexandre Allard
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President
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Groupe Allard
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Alexandre Allard is a French entrepreneur known in particular for the creation and sale of ConsoData and the rehabilitation of the Royal Monceau in Paris. From the 2000s, he developed projects that were part of a social responsibility approach as well as cultural partnerships.
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Olivier Marchal
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Olivier Marchal
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France office President
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Bain & Company
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@marchal_o
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Olivier Marchal is the President of the Paris office. He joined Bain & Company as a consultant in the London office in 1986 and was involved as a manager in the creation of the Brussels office in 1990, before joining the Paris office in 1993 where he was appointed Partner and then Director in 1998.
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Joël Pain
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Joël Pain
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Managing Partner
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Up&Up
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@joel_pain_
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Managing Director of the "mission" investment company CroiSens until August 2020 while managing Up & Up, a consulting agency in the fields of: impact investing, inclusive business, responsible sourcing (traceability of purchases, clean supply chain ...)
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Marc Rennard
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Marc Rennard
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PDG
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Orange Digital Investment
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@MarcRennard
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Marc Rennard joined Orange in 2003 as Director of a subsidiary in Madrid and became CEO of Orange Middle East and Africa in 2004 before becoming Executive Vice President of the Orange Group, in charge of Mobile Financial Services and Customer Experience. He was behind the launch of Orange Bank in France.
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Robert Sebbag
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Robert Sebbag
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Member
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Former Vice-President | Sanofi
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Philippe Varin
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Philippe Varin
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Executive Board President
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Suez
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Philippe Varin is a business leader who has spent his entire career in the manufacturing industry. After 25 years with Péchiney, he became Chairman of the Executive Board of PSA Peugeot Citroën. Since May 2020, he has been Chairman of Suez.
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Anthony Khoi
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Anthony Khoi
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Member
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President | AERIUM
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Founding members

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Jacques Attali
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Jacques Attali
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President
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Positive Planet
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@jattali
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Professor, economist, writer, honorary state advisor, founder of Action Agaisnt Hunger, EBRD, Eureka, Planet Finance and Microcred, special advisor to the President of the French Republic from 1981 to 1991.
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Jean-Michel Darrois
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Jean-Michel Darrois
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Lawyer
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Cabinet Darrois-Villey
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As a lawyer, Jean-Michel Darrois advises groups, business leaders and managers, as well as family groups on the most sensitive transactions and litigation and has also chaired the Company Law Commission of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE).
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Philippe Peyrat
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Philippe Peyrat
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Executive Officer
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Fondation Engie
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@peyrat_philippe
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Executive Officer of the ENGIE Foundation and Director of Partnerships at ENGIE, Philippe Peyrat is also an advisor in economic diplomacy to the Belgian government. From 1993 to 1997, he was advisor for parliamentary affairs to the Ministry of National Education.