Daniele Ponzi

Chief of Environment Thematic Group, Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department

Daniele has worked for 35 years in the field of environment policy and management as staff and consultant for various international organizations and Italian companies, including universities and NGOs. Since he joined ADB in 1995, he has held a wide range of responsibilities covering ADB’s corporate strategic environment agenda, and associated policies and knowledge management for green growth. Daniele has also been involved in country environment strategies and programs, and led the development/administration of several environmental and natural resources management loans, grants and technical assistance projects. From 2005 to 2008 he managed the Sustainable Development Division at the African Development Bank.

Blogs by this Author

  • Restoring coastal habitats like mangroves reduces the impact of increased storm surges and sea level rise.

    Building resilience with nature

    Published on Tuesday, 14 November 2017

    Nature-based solutions are gaining credibility as an effective way to make vulnerable communities more resilient against climate change.