National Coordinator, PPD, UN Mexico
Sébastien Proust works at the United Nations Program (UNDP) as the National Coordinator of the GEF Small Grants Program (PPD). The PPD supports local communities and civil society organizations in southern Mexico through direct funding to implement processes of change towards sustainability.
He has 18 years of experience in collaborative work with rural and coastal communities.
He has worked in areas related to the management of biodiversity and climate change, mainly in non-governmental organizations. He is a specialist in Andragogy and Alternative Energies. He has an MA from the University of Clermont Auvergne and a BA from the Sorbonne Paris Nord University.