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Catherine Simonet

Research Associate

Global Risks and Resilience

Portrait of Catherine Simonet

Her previous work has centred on adaptation in the Least Developed Countries and the impact of climate shocks on economic development and climate vulnerability. She holds a PhD in Development Economics from the Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches Internationales (CERDI), France, and has previously worked for the French think tank Foundation for International Development Study and the European Commission Joint Research Center (JRC). Her country experience is focused on sub-Saharan Africa in countries including Burkina Faso, Niger, and Mali, and in Pacific countries including Tonga and Polynesia.

  1. Understanding patterns of resilient economic development in Senegal

    Research reports

  2. Understanding patterns of climate resilient economic development: synthesis report

    Research reports

  3. Resilience Scan: January-March 2015

    Research reports

  4. Resilience scan 2014

    Research reports

  5. Economic losses from disasters

    Briefing/policy papers

  6. Disaster mortality

    Briefing/policy papers

  7. Review of the Zero Draft of the Post-2015 Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction

    Working papers