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Pierre Calame

Pierre Calame has for twenty years been Senior civil servant in various positions related to physical and urban planning, housing, internatio- nal cooperation. In 1985 he was appointed General Secretary of Usinor, the industrial group in the iron and steel industry. Since 1988, he is the General Director of the Foundation Charles Léopold Mayer for the Progress of Humankind, a Swiss-based international foundation, devoted mainly to the mobilization of knowledge and experience to help face the next decade’s major challenges.

Pierre Calame is the member of the Founders’ Committee of the China Europa Forum. He is working on the development of a dialogue between Chinese and European societies, a prototype of what could be in the future the society-to-society dialogue between other parts of the world. Author of numerous books and publications, his most recent work is « Essai sur l’oeconomie » (ECLM 2009) in reference to the Greek word « Oikos », meaning « home ».

4 publications | A video | 2 proposals | 8 Analyses/working papers/articles | 6 public contributions

4 publications

A video

2 proposals

8 Analyses/working papers/articles

6 public contributions