- The Steering Committee serves as the decision-making body of the CREWS Initiative and oversees the overall activities funded out of the CREWS Trust Fund. It comprises Decision-Making Members and Observers. The Steering Committee meets usually twice annually to discharge its responsabilities.
- The Government of France is the current Chair of the Steering Committee.
- The roles and responsibility for the CREWS Initiative are found in the CREWS Governance Document.
Brigitte Collet, Ambassador for Climate Change Negotiations, Renewable Energy and Climate Risk Prevention, France, and Chair of the CREWS Steering Committee.
The former Ambassador of France in Ethiopia (2012-2016), Brigitte Collet, was appointed Ambassador for Renewable Energies and Climate Risks Early Warning.
Brigitte Collet’s diplomatic career covers almost a 30 years span. She was notably the French Ambassador in Norway and the Legal Advice at the French Permanent Mission to the United Nations in New York (2004-2007).