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Dr. Mehdi Ghorbani
I am Assistant Prof. at faculty of natural recources , Universsity of Tehran. My research background consist of Natural Resources Co-Management, Natural Resources Governance, Sustainable Development, Social Networks in Natural Resources Management, Indigenous Ecological Knowledge in natural resources management and Human-Environment Systems Modeling. I am Manager of Environmental sociology group in Iranian Sociology Society. Also, I am manager of some projects in Iranian governmental Organizations about Resources Management.

Mohammad Abaee Shoushtary, Industrial Engineering
Mohammad Abaee Shoushtary, Industrial Engineering

Makuena Linake - Journalist
Sensitising the public about the Climatic Changes (Shepherds, support groups and people at the rural areas who are mostly hit hard by the effects of CC

Dr Nkoyok jacdueline PhD
research on environmental management,training on land mangement agro ecology ,advocacy,capacity building

Professor Ben Boer, Environmental Lawyer
Ben Boer, Environmental Law Professor, Wuhan University, China and University of Sydney, Australia

Dr. Mohammad Rahimi
Working on West Asia(Ira, Afghanistan) climate change impacts on agriculture and water resoureses and climate modelling.

Rossella Soldi, Environmental Expert
18 years of professional (post-graduate) experience in rural development with focus on environmental issues (including water, energy and climate change), agriculture and agro-industries, tropical forests, sustainable development, natural resources management, small-scale fishery, land use, crop status monitoring and food security. Has extensively worked in third countries (including LDCs) since 1994. In-country professional experience in Asia (Indonesia, Laos, Bangladesh, The Philippines) and in the Pacific region (Solomon Islands with duty travel to Vanuatu, Fiji and Western Samoa) but also in Africa (Tunisia, Uganda), Moldova, Kyrgyzstan and Bosnia-Herzegovina. Has worked within EU and WB-funded projects in close liaison with national authorities, local agencies/institutions and NGOs. Familiar with the Logical Framework Approach and the PCM from project design to formulation, budgeting, implementation and evaluation. Strong skills in project accountancy review (accounting systems, financial reporting and expenses monitoring). Practical experience of M&E. Strong experience in indicator-based monitoring, through the use of impact and performance indicators (result-based-management) as well as regular (monthly, quarterly) reporting. Strong experience as assessor of EU programmes: (i) Non-State Actors and Local Authorities in Development’; (ii) Forestry, Environment and Sustainable Management of Natural Resources, including Energy; (iii) Asia Pro Eco; (iv) Tsunami and post-Tsunami; (v) SWITCH-Asia; and (vi) 7th FP Theme 6 ‘Environment, including Climate Change’. Projects were assessed also against cross cutting themes including poverty, gender issues, and community participation. Has regularly performed on-the-job training, capacity building and institutional strengthening tasks within cooperation projects. Over 10 years of team leadership and coordination of complex projects and technical assistants. Excellent analytical, communication and report writing skills in English (and Italian).

Mr. Dennis Fenton
Experience in over 50 countries on four continents; expertise in strategy and policy development, programme design and management, project design, monitoring and evaluation systems, partnership building, negotiation and advocacy, small grant facilities, knowledge management and resource mobilisation; significant experience coordinating large and complex technical assistance programmes and managing multi-cultural teams.

Mohamed QARRO, professor - researcher
Interested to all issues relating to forest mangement, biodiversity, relationship with users, desertification

Juliane Zeidler, Senior Environmental Consultant
Communications and capacity building are key to transformation toward a more sustainable world. Under the umbrella of climate change, sustainable land management, biodiversity much needs to be done to enhance understanding for an enhanced decision making and management arena.

Ntyam Franck Philemon, agricultural communicator
In order for us to tackle the Africans' living conditions and reduce poverty and undernourishment in Africa, need a good communication and a broad awareness in the agricultural sector. even in the promotion of the role of the housewife. That is why therefore I am a young Cameroonian, resident in Douala ayannt the potenckialité who wants to offer my expertise to the development of Africa and the world in general.

Ms. Panduleni Taati, Student
Creating awareness in drought reduction and environmental free things

Erdogan Ozevren
UNCCD National focal point I am interested as professional, most important thing is share knowledege and to find useful information for combating desertification. I am forest engineer and have experience on watershed managment. project prepare and implementation on soil conservation. rural development.

Moustapha Moussa, student in master of ecology
I am ready to work and be a volunteer everywhere.

Manal Elewah, Environmental Engineer
I believe that awareness should start as early as possible for our future generation to live in the world we want.

Xeniya Mironova, MA in Human Rights
Xeniya is looking for an internship opportunity and for a job.

Kolade Iyiola, Assistant Environmental Research Officer
Kolade Iyiola, Environmental Sustainability, Nigeria

Hileni Magano Shivolo, UNAM final year student
Looking for a hardworking, fast thinker, committed intern and worker? don't leave me, here I am with all the requirements u are asking.

Justina Shimwafeni, Agricultural student
Educating people on how to use the scarce resource in a sustainable way.

Kweedi Johanna, environmental biology and geography student
I am friendly, approachable and a fast learner and I love challenges. I am able to work under pressure and willing to always take chances as long as my employers have bright smilling faces. i have passion for nature though, especially in the field of marine related courses.

Mr Walter Ihula, Agriculture Student towards bachelor at polytechnic of Namibia
I am a male Namibian citizen currently based in Windhoek, studying towards bachelor in Agricultural Management.

Santosh Mishra, Forester
I have been working in forestry related job since 2009. I have finished my B.Sc in forestry six years ago. My areas of interest are sustainable resourses management, wetland ecology and climate change.

Abduallah Trabelse. Agricultural Engineer
I need to go forward to change opinion libyan people.

Rodolfo Silva, Civil Engineer
Masters´s student looking for an Internship early 2014. Fields of interest: Water scarcity, Land degradation, desertification.

Adamu Reuben, Agricultural Science Student
Being from a wealthy Nation full of Poor People, I would Love to volunteer in any program that aims to reduce poverty and promote distribution of wealth.

Isabelle AMSALLEM, Tropical Agronomy Engineer, Science writer and editor
I’ve been working as a consultant to support reporting process of France for the Convention. I’ve been working for years on impact indicators for projects to combat DLDD and as a Science writer on DLD

Prof. Dr. Marc Bied-charreton
président d'honneur of the french scientific committee on desertification, member of the scientific committee of the french global fund for environnment; prof.ecologiacl economics

Emmanuel Oladipo, Climatologist
With a doctorate degree in Climatology and over 30 years of work experience, nearly half of which was with the UN System, as well as over two and half decades of interest in issues related to environment

Mahfuja Parven, Secretraite, Assistant Director of Asia
Mahfuja Parven,Secretraite, AssistantDirector of Asia(Health), IYC-Bangladesh Chapter

Abdul Rahman Ilyas, Agribusiness Development Professional
Agricultural Innovations and value chains attract me and I strive to bridge them for the benefit of small holders and entrepreneurs!

Dr. Kanysh Nurymgereyev, Land Use Planning Engineer
Hands on experience in Sustainable development, Natural resource management, Civil society development, Community development, Project concept design and management.

Fady Asmar, Agriculture and Forest Engineer, Ecosystem Management , Mediatot
Combating Desertification and Land Degradation; Climate Change; Sustainable Land Management; Mediation and Conflict Resolution; Strategy, policy and management of ecosystems, forests and rangelands, including: watershed management, silviculture, ecotourism, forest education, agro-silvo-pastoral systems, cultural aspects of biodiversity, protected areas, socio-economic aspects, integrated rural development, and project formulation and monitoring; Sustainable Rural Development; Education; Sustainable Livelihood Approach. Strong extra-professional experience in humanitarian and youth related organizations.

Mr Ibrahim Gadu
Renewable Energy Consultant

Mr. Dominique Wilson
Inspiring people to care about the Environment

Calixte HOUSSOU, Engineer in Planing and Environment
Ingénieur Planificateur Aménagiste : DESS en planification et aménagement du territoire, spécialiste des questions de l’environnement et du développement durable, 15 années d’expériences dans le doma

Ozlem Yavuz, Forest Engineer
I am a Division Director on Combating Desertification at Ministriy of Forestry and Water Affairs

Manfred W. Buch, Professor for Geography, Climate & Environmental Change and Sustainable Development Studies
Manfred Buch offers a unique combination of an in-depth academic education and professional consultancy background in all aspects of Climate & Environmental Change and Sustainable Development.

Cordula Ott, Social Anthropologist
My ideas on coherent approaches in global development and research approaches are rooted in over 20 years of work-experience in advice and practice on environment and development issues.

Rania Bou Kheir, Professor
Environmental sciences, earth observation

Ibrahima BANGOURA, Ingénieur des Eaux et Forêts
Spécialiste des écosystèmes de mangrove, consultant international en mangrove, Expert National chargé de la rédaction du rapport national sur la désertification (PRAIS) au compte de la CCNULD.

Mr. Azeez Tajudeen Olayemi, agricultural practitioner
When a farmer is technically and financially empowered, it is an empowerment to a Nation

Dr. Munir Zia, Soil Fertility Specialist
Soil fertility and plant nutrition specialist, agricultural advisor

Helena Wright, Environmental Researcher
Researcher in Climate Change Policy and Finance

Mr. Hudson Wereh Shiraku
A blogger, ICT4D Consultant, Researcher, Environmental Scientist

Mr. Onyango Willy
Poverty reduction volunteer

Ariel Dansky, Communications-for-Development
Communications and Public Information professional, bilingual English and Spanish, familiar w/ large donor reporting requirements, M&E and research experience in small farm commercialization projects

Sandor Szalai, Agrometeorologist
Background is meteorology, experience at met. service and university, practice in climatology and its applications, incl. climate change.

Prof. Dr. Hassan Hamed Mohamed HENDY Ex-cahirman of Ecology and Dray Land Agriculture Desert Research Center, Cairo Egypt
Working on UNCCD stratgy and alignment in Egypt and able to help any country ANGLO, FRANCO OR ARABIC To finalize NAP alignment, working on PRAIS

Mr RUZIMA Salvator
Graduate in Geological and Mineralogical sciences (bac+4) from the Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium, 1982) with specialised training in Physical Geography, Geomorphology and Tropical Climatology

Bright Gavu, Geomatic Engineer
I interact easily with people of diverse backgrounds, cultures, and professional levels. I am self-motivated, multi-tasking team player with leadership abilities; easily adaptable to changes.

Klaus Kellner, restoration ecologist
Research in Desertification, Land degradation and Drought related matters, including restoration and rehabilitation of degraded rangelands in arid- and semi-arid grass and savanna areas

DJORDJIJE VULIKIC, Consultant
My expertise is mainly focused on issues connected to climate change policy making, legislation, projects and programmes in respect to both mitigation of and adaptation to climate change.

Abd-Alla Gad Abd-Alla Gad, Professor of Soils and Environment
Assessment of land degradation and desertification processes, using remote sensing and GIS

Dr Vivek Saxena
Experience in UNCCD web based PRAIS reporting for 4th & 5th National report, CST correspondent since 2010 and negotiated during CoP-10 & CoP 11 as country representative, more than 19 years experience.

Fundación Agreste
We are a multidisciplinary CSO with many years of experience in consultncy about Environmental and Sustainable Development, as well as in NGO and network Management

Rajkanti Kala, Environmentalist and Climate Change student
Perfect work, perfect time, perfect thinking, perfect management can only save the Nature and Human kind.

Adhi Rachmat Hariyadi
Providing innovative, science-based solutions that address the environmental and natural resource management needs

Pulendran Tharmendra Monitoring and evaluation specialist
Tharmendra has been a development practitioner for the past nine years, specialising in project management and M&E. He holds post graduate qualifications in Development Economics and Urban Development.

Mr. Germain Roch MPASSI MOUMPASSI General Administator
I attended University and graduated in literature. Then I went back to University and learned administration, I mean how to manage administrative structures. To write strategies, plans, policies.

Dr. David Elliott
Experience in determining microbial community structure at landscape scale and in relation to land management. Knowledge of the role of soil microbes in land-atmosphere carbon flux.

Dr. Liz Ng'ang'a
I hold a PhD in social sciences focusing on science, technology and development, an MSc in African Studies and a BA in Literature and English language.  

D. Lucy Avilés Irahola, Agricultural Engineer with Ph.D. in Development Studies
15 years of work experience on gender mainstreaming, local development and participation in environmental and rural development projects. Experience in Latin America and, shortly, in Africa and Asia.

Alejandra Famozo, English Teacher, Spanish - English Interpreter
English teacher / Spanish speaker / Spanish -English interpreter / Business Instructor.

Pandi Zdruli, Professor of Soil and Natural Resources
Expertise in integrated analyses of land and water mng, climate change and food security. Knowledge mng, coordination, implementation, monitoring/reporting at country, regional and international level

Seroney Memba, Analytical Chemist
Analytical Chemist/ Quality Controller for best quality products/ services

Hassen Harabi, PhD student in planning
Ecotourism and combatting desertification in arid land area: New approach for development

Sheyla Felix, International Economics & Finance
Intern, Financial Engineering and Innovation. Seeking for an entry position starting January 2014.

Bajrang Lal, Agribusiness Innovation
My life is guided by convention that we should strive to better place than we found. I was active volunteer in organizing agriculture management program during my childhood days for my own farm.

Stephen Wagner, Pedologist, Geographer (PhD, Dr. rer. nat.)
I can provide hands-on experience on soil structure stability and soil forming processes, background in soil erosion/conservation. I am teacher for climate change, desertification and land management.

Ismail Muhammad NRM Specialist
Coordination and Networking with various national, regional institutions both government and non- government. Work as an ICIMOD country focal point for Afghanistan. Management and coordination of regional action research programmes. Resource Person for Co- Management Training for partners and communities Ability to conduct national and regional training and workshops -Closely worked with national programme implementing institutions in China, Bhutan, India, Pakistan and Afghanistan. -Extensively contributed to the development of ICIMOD Regional Rangeland Programme III. -Contributed to number of articles and conference papers. -Managed various AKRSP assisted forestry projects within Chitral with annual disbarment of Rs. 3 million. -Directly Supervised 10 project field staff in forestry projects -Rangeland Management Action Research -Community Mobilization and Development -Participatory Planning, monitoring and Evaluation

Chandra Bhan Gupta, Management Consultant
Experienced Solution Provider - Expert

Professor (Dr.) Kamal Narain Joshi
Professor (Dr.) Kamal Narain Joshi born on April 28 1952 in the heart of Indian Desert city called Jodhpur. During last 30 years he has extensively studied the characteristics of Indian desert

Cheikh Mohamed Vadhel Cheikhna
Specialist in Capacity building for CSOs; Communication, Decentralized and Participatory Approaches; fundraising for environment protection, poverty alleviation and improvement of arid and desert land

Nima Bah BARRY, Economist
With an MA in Economics, I am an environmental expert with more than 15 years’ experience working at national and international levels: African Union, UNCCD and Guinean Ministry of Environment.

Assane salifou, spécialiste en Éducation relative à l'Environnement,Coordonnateur d'ONG et consultant
Nous travaillons dans la sensibilisation et la formation des populations à la protection de l,environnement à travers la mise en oeuvre des 3 conventions des N-U sur l'environnement.

Redae Teclai Tesfai, Conservation biologist/ecologist
A long experience in the field of environmental conservation and natural forest/ woodland habitat conservation and DLDD related activities

Joevil Pepania, Master of Agriculture Science and Technology
I am working in MOSCAT (Misamis Oriental State College of Agriculture and Technology)

Prof Lindsay C Stringer, Scientific Researcher
Dryland researcher with expertise on links between land degradation and livelihoods. Good knowledge of UNCCD processes.

Francois Tapsoba, Economist
International Consultant having worked with several UN Agencies and African instituion on Policies, strategies and project development for SLM, desertification control and poverty reduction.

Gunilla Björklund, Physical geographer
Expert in the interphase climate adaptation/water policy/land degradation/drought

Tayyab Shahzad, SLM Expert
Have twenty years experience of working in Sustainable Land Management (SLM), land use planning for SLM, environment, NRM, livelihood, food security, REDD+ and poverty reduction by involving community participation. Prepared related projects for approval from donors. Some of the projects prepared received funding from multilateral, national and private sector agencies. Implemented such projects on the ground. Collected relevant data for planning and assessments of related interventions. Established targets and performance indicators, monitored and appraised projects implemented by NGOs and Government departments, prepared Agreements. Involved in funding and reviewed disbursements. Did monitoring, reviewed impact assessment of projects, coordinated course correction and budget revision. Wrote policies, strategies and plans. Initiated/maintained contact with stakeholders. Provided inputs for audits, guidelines, manuals and standard operating procedures. Prepared ToRs and involved in selection of missions. Coordinated program of missions and consultants and followed up their recommendations. Prepared guidelines for local level fund establishment helpful in cost recovery of the funds provided through internal lending by Community Based Organizations. Identified and reported best practices and lessons learnt. Coordinated training workshops for the community and staff of government and NGOs.

Saher ALkhouri, Rural planner
Rural planner, GIS and Remote sensing Specialist, Agriculture Engineer

Peter Smit, Land Restoration & Nursery Specialist
Start-up nurseries, grow trees and manage projects to restore forests, wetlands and all other degraded land to its original state and educating people about conservation and planting trees.

MOUNDAGA Benoît, Enseignant des Sciences de la Vie et de la Terre (SVT) des lycées d’enseignement général
Enseignant des Sciences de la Vie et de la Terre (SVT) des lycées d’enseignement général

RUPEREZA Herménégilde, Ingénieur Agronome avec une Maîtrise en IDS
Ingénieur Agronome de formation avec une expertise en Innovations Développement et Sociétés

Elena Laura Ferretti, Environment & Development Consultant
I can provide consultancy work for land management, biodiversity and poverty reduction

Ramazan Ertugrul APAYDIN Agricultural Engineer
Desertification monitoring and assessment. NAP monitoring and evaluation.

Mohamed Arbi Abdeladhim, PhD student
I'm PhD student, and I'm working for the institute of arid region as junior researcher, I'm interested by natural resources management in arid region.

Stefan Kuzmanovski, Environmental, Energy and Development Issue
Recent gradute from an intrendisciplinary program in Environmental Studies B.Sc. Program at an English-speaking university in Germany.

Dr Paul Galbally
Qualified industrial and environmental Chemist; Ph.D in Biosystems Engineering obtained at UCD, Republic of Ireland.   Currently employed on research into sustainable cultivation of energy crops.

Gorata Boikanyo, Agric Economist
Internships; Jobs in any sector; Fellowships / research; Advise and consultancy for NGOs, CSOs and others; Consultancy to Country Parties; Consultancy to support reporting process.

Md Nazmul Hasan, Soil & Environment Scientist
Soil Survey, Soil degradation, Fertilizer recommendation, Soil fertility, Trainer on the use of land and soil resources information.

Ms. Sandra Piesik
Re-use of agricultural waste:  I specialise in date palm leaf technologies and construction of building from date palms and other natural materials, particularity plants including agricultural waste.

Osero Shadrack Tengeya
I have done a Bachelor Degree in Environmental Studies (Resource Conservation), and  several MOOCs related to environmental Law and Policy, Global Warming Science and Energy Technology and Policy.

Habib S. Lamin, Climate Change & Sustainable Development
Climate change is a threat to humanity. Less developed and developing countries are most vulnerable to its adverse impacts, due to poor adaptive capacity and under-development.

Patricia Negreros-Castillo
Tropical silvicultorist, community forestry, forestry extension, forest certification.

Abdoulaye FATY
I am Senegalese nationality and holder of Master in continental hydrology at the University Cheikh Anta Diop of Dakar, looking for Internships; Volunteer work; Jobs in any sector; Fellowships / research; Advise and consultancy for NGOs, CSOs and others; Consultancy to Country Parties opportunities.

Mr. Derrick Oderson, Legal & Environmental
Derrick Oderson is an experienced and well trained Consultant specialising in Environmental Law, Environmental Policy and Environmental Planning and Management.  

Atef Kamel (Environmental consultant)
Biodiversity, climate change and environmental management consultant

Zoher Doctor - Social Enterpruner
Social Enterpruership, Cottage Industry, Home Made

Sylvanus S. P. Doe, Sustainability Consultant
Expert in building capacity of development-environment NGO, report analysis, creating awareness, sustainability policy thinker and development practitioner .

Dr. N.K.Bohra
Dr.N.K.Bohra, presently working as Research officer, Jodhpur. I am holding PhD degree in Botany and have 24 years Research experience. I have more than 60 publications in different Journals.

Fahd Rasul, assistant professor Agronomy, climate change, crop modeling
climate change mitigation specialist  in Pakistan .

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