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Expert NameDr. Harifidy Rakoto Ratsimba
TitleDr. Eng.
DivisionUniversity of Antanarivo, School of Agronomy, Department of Water and Forest
Telephone00 261 340800627 / 33116161
Emailrrharifidy(at); rrharifidz(at)
Work ExperienceParticipating in several research projects in Madgascar, especially on spatial issues of natural resources managment. It has many branches from the Classic forest production, planning, the natural resources monitoring, to the implication of local communities assessment.
QualificationsPhD in Carbo Stock and spatial analysis of deforestation and degradation 2011; Master in Conservation of endemic and threatened species of plams of Madgascar 2005; Engineer in Conservation of endemic and threatened species of palms of Madgascar , 2004
Number of Publications12
Other Activities
Publications(1)- Rakoto Ratsimba H., Rakoto P.Y., Ratovoson A.A.A and Rabenilalana F.M., 2013. Forest ecosystem resilience and rainfall variability in the South-eastern part of Madagascar. Proceedings, United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) 2nd Scientific Conference , Bonn, Germany. (2)- Eckert S., Rakoto Ratsimba H., Rakotondrasoa L.O., Rajoelison L.G. and Ehrensperger A, 2011. Deforestation and forest degradation monitoring and assessment of biomass and carbon stock of lowland rainforest in the Analanjirofo region, Madagascar. Forest Ecology and Management 262 (2011) 1996– 2007. (3)- Plugge D., Baldauf T., Rakoto Ratsimba H., Rajoelison G. and Köhl M., 2010. Combined biomass inventory in the scope of REDD (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation). Madagascar Conservation and development, Vol; 5, 1 :23 – 34. (4)- Rakoto Ratsimba H., Rajoelison L. G., Eckert S., Hergarten C. and Ehrensperger A., 2010. Carbon assessment of a tropical rainforest: evaluating REDD baseline - North East of Madagascar. International Union of Forest Research Organizations IUFRO. XXIII IUFRO World Congress, Seoul. (5)- Rakoto Ratsimba H., Rajoelison L.G., Rabenilalana F.M., Bogaert J. and Haubruge E., 2010. Multi-scale analysis of carbon stocks and deforestation monitoring – Case of the Eastern tropical humid forest of Madagascar. Proceedings, International Union of Forest ResearchOrganizations IUFRO Landscape Ecology Working Group International Conference, Bragança.
DisciplineNatural Resource Management
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