Member of the European Parliament
Yannick Jadot is the head of the Green list to the European election in France. He started as a worker in the field of development and international solidarity. In 2002, he became campaign manager at Greenpeace where he pursued his work against nuclear energy and overfishing. He joined politics after the national Green debate in 2007 called the Grenelle de l’environnement. Yannick was elected to the European Parliament with the French Green wave of the 2009 European elections. He is one of the spokespersons of the Greens/EFA group on climate and trade.