Senior Fellow, Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs, Brown University
Alice Plane focuses on the various stakes that climate change poses to the planet’s ecosystems, including human societies, with a specific perspective on equity. She has worked in France, Madagascar, and Afghanistan, assuming roles of humanitarian and aid program officer, consultant, and diplomat for France and for the E.U. From 2016 to 2020, she headed the Climate Unit within the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, coordinating international climate negotiations for France. She served as an expert reviewer for the International Panel on Climate Change’s latest special reports and its 6th assessment review (2021-2022).