Olivier Dubois

Olivier Dubois

Senior Energy Financial Analyst, Senior Rural Institutions Officer, United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (UN FAO)

Olivier Dubois is Senior Natural Resources Officer and Coordinator of the Energy Programme within the Climate and Environment Division of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations. He has worked on land use intensification, forest management and institutional aspects of rural development in more than 40 countries in Africa, Asia-South Pacific, Latin America, the Middle East, and the Commonwealth of Independent States, through both long-term assignments with the Belgian Cooperation Agency, the German Consulting Company DFS (Deutsche Forest Service), the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), and FAO, and several short-term missions, including for the World Bank and the European Commission. An agronomist, land use and natural resource management specialist, Olivier has a Masters in Agronomy, certificates in Tropical Agriculture, Rural Economics and Sociology from the Faculty of Agronomy of Gembloux, Belgium, and a Masters in Environmental Management from the European Community Environment Programme.