Amid differences, forging a successful partnership

Philippe Orliange, director of partnerships at the French Development Agency, talks with Devex about France's partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and shares insights into what AFD looks for in a partner.

About the author

  • Jeff Tyson

    Jeff is a former global development reporter for Devex. Based in Washington, D.C., he covers multilateral affairs, U.S. aid, and international development trends. He has worked with human rights organizations in both Senegal and the U.S., and prior to joining Devex worked as a production assistant at National Public Radio. He holds a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University and a bachelor’s degree in international relations and French from the University of Rochester.