Jean-Luc has coordinated AEIDL’s editorial output since 1992. His activities are that of a journalist and editor combined: reporting on local development projects, writing articles, rewriting texts, coordinating the content of various publications, liaising with authors, conception and selection of publications and communication tools, etc. After working for the LEADER Observatory and the LIFE II programme, from 2002 to 2007 he was the project leader of AEIDL’s communication contract with the European Commission’s Regional Policy DG. He is currently a journalist and editor for AEIDL, FARNET and other projects. Before joining AEIDL, Jean-Luc worked as a journalist – on radio as well as in the written press – in Canada between1980 and 1990. Of dual French and Canadian nationality, he holds a master’s degree in Policy Analysis and speaks French, English and German.