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Hervé Schiavetti was born on 6 July 1956 in Marseille (Bouches-du-Rhône).
He holds a degree in Sociology and a certificate in Political Economy from the University of Aix-en-Provence.

He began his political life in 1992 when he was elected Regional Councillor of Provence Alpes-Côtes d'Azur in the opposition.

In 1997, Mr. Schiavetti was elected in a by-election as General Councillor of the Bouches du Rhône for the canton of Arles-Camargue. Re-elected in 1998, he then took over the Presidency of the Commission for Spatial Planning. During the 2004 departmental elections, he was re-elected in the first round for the same canton and has been sitting since 2007 as 2nd vice-president and Delegate for the protection of natural resources and the prevention of environmental risks.

From 1995 to 2001, Hervé Schiavetti was First Deputy Mayor of Arles. On 25 March 2001, Hervé Schiavetti was elected Mayor of Arles. On 9 March 2008, Hervé Schiavetti was re-elected Mayor of Arles. In March 2014, Hervé Schiavetti was re-elected Mayor of Arles.

In addition, Mr. Schiavetti was: President of the Pays d'Arles from 2001 to 2014, President of the Camargue Regional Park from 2005 to 2014, President of the Syndicat mixte des traversées du delta du Rhône from 2002 to 2015, President of the Syndicat mixte interrégional d'aménagement des digues du Rhône et de la mer (Symadrem) from 2005 to 2014.

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