Positive Planet US

Positive Planet US is a foundation helping the most vulnerable populations in the world to create a positive economy and sustainable development locally and globally.

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What We Do

Founded in 1998, Positive Planet has been using entrepreneurship to support domestic and international issues of economic, social, cultural, and humanitarian needs.

We are growing beyond our 11 million beneficiaries in 42 countries throughout Europe. Africa and the Middle East.

Positive Planet US supports and develops positive enterprising programs in the US and abroad. The supported micro-enterprises become economically autonomous and have long term sustainability and growth.

  • Africa
  • Middle East

Positive Planet International has 40 ongoing projects in more than 20 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle East.

The Positive Economy Institute accompanies nations, companies and cities in their positive transition around the world.

  • UK
  • Worldwide

Positive Planet UK executes entrepreneurial and green ventures, financial inclusion, women empowerment in the UK and Africa.

  • France

Since 2006, Positive Planet France has been using training, development and entrepreneurship to bring inclusion and employment in vulnerable neighborhoods.

Who We Are

The Positive Planet Foundation was founded by Jacques Attali in 1998 and has helped 11 million people in 42 countries. Today, the foundation is expanding to the United States. We are forming a new team with a mission to give the underprivileged the means to become entrepreneurs and create a positive economy.

Jacques Attali, Founder, Chairman and President of Positive Planet

Jacques Attali is a French economist, professor and writer. He was the Special Adviser to French President François Mitterrand for 10 years. He was also the founder and first chief executive of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. He founded 4 International Institutions : Action contre la faim, EUREKA, BERD and Positive Planet.

Ingrid Gonzalez, President of Positive Planet US

Coming from a humble background, Ingrid is passionate about helping others. She has worked continuously to make diversity, equity and inclusion a norm. She has worked the biggest and most innovative tech companies in the world. Currently, she’s the Head of Sales at Google Cloud New York. She has been a mentor to vulnerable girls in Kenya, part of the Global Give Back Circle “Mentoring Her” program and she is very active in supporting younger women in their career in the US.

“Nothing is more urgent than creating positive micro enterprises and making existing companies and territories worldwide more positive.”

Jacques Attali, Chairman of The Positive Planet Foundation

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Become a Employee or Volunteer

Apply yourself to a useful cause. Finance, communication, accounting, legal, commercial, marketing, digital…share your expertise with us and develop new skills.

Send your resume, expectations and motivation to recrutement@positiveplanet.ngo