Jean-Christophe DEBAR, Director, Foundation for agriculture and rurality in the world (FARM)
Agricultural Engineer, Jean-Christophe Debar started as agro-economist at the U.S Embassy in France, before becoming consultant on international economy and agricultural policy issues. Since 2011, he has been running the Foundation for agriculture and rurality in the world (FARM), created by the French Agency of Development, Crédit Agricole S.A. and other companies. FARM’s mission is to promote agricultures and productive and sustainable food branches, respecting producers’ interests in developing countries. It leads thinktank actions, with an entrepreneurial vision of agriculture oriented on the emergence of performing family farms, able to supply local and international markets.