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Expert NameProf. Bernadette Chouchani
TitleProfessor
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CityBEIRUT - LEBANON
CountryLebanon
Telephone961 3 243 192 /1 612815
Emailbas(at)ul.edu.lb
Work ExperienceOn 1995 - 1996 1 was the Team Coordinator of terrestrial flora for the project Gf / 6 105 (Biological diversity of Lebanon) . On 1998 - 1999 I was consultant for "Studies of the climate change impacts on the terrestrial Lebanese ecosystems" Project UNDPILEB195lG32 CNRS From 2000 I am a member of the National Committee of consultants for LED0 (Lebanese Environment and Development Observatory) Ministry of Environment / UNDP. Now I am leading a research project at the Lebanese University to update ,with the new techniques, the vegetation map of Lebanon . The original map was drawn using aerial photographs and field investigations. For the updating process I am using the GIS database and the satellite images.
QualificationsDEA en Biogéographie Université Paul Sabatier Toulouse III , 1970 Thèse de Doctorat de 3eme cycle en Phyto-écologie Toulouse,1972 Thèse de Doctorat d'état en Phytosociologie, Aix-Marseille III, 1978.
Number of Publications21
AwardsOffier des Palmes Académiques - French Government
Other Activities
Publications1. Abi-Saleh,B. Altitudinal zonation of vegetation in Lebanon - Ecologia Mediterranea 1982 . (VIII 355-364) 2. Abi-Saleh,B. & Safi,S. Lebanon's vegetation map at 1/500.000 f Explicative notice Ecologia Mediterranea, 1988 (XIV (1/2) : 123-141). 3. Abi-Saleh,B. et al. Terrestrial flora : Natural habitats and ecosystems . In UNDP - Ministry of Agriculture (Lebanon) Biological diversity of Lebanon . Project UNEP GF/6105 -92- 72 1996, no 3 4. Safi, S. & Abi-Saleh, B. Assessment of Lebanon's Vulnerability to Climate Change. Technical Annex B 1: Assessment of Bioclimatic Change, B 1.3-B 1.19, In: Ministry of Environment (Lebanon), Lebanon 's First National Communication under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Project LEB/95/G32A/IG/99, 1999. 5. Safi, S. & Abi-Saleh, B. Assessment of Lebanon's Vulnerability to Climate Change. Technical Annex B4: Terrestrial Ecosystems and Natural Habitats, B4.1- B4.38, In: Ministry of Environment (Lebanon), First National Communication under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Project LEB/95/G32A/IG/99, 1999.
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