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Expert NameProf. Daniel Musa Gwary
TitleSenior Lecturer
DivisionDepartment of Crop Protection, Faculty of Agriculture
InstitutionUniversity of Maiduguri
Telephone234 803 690 5775
Work Experience1. Preparation of Drought and Desertification Policy & Drought Preparedness Plan for Nigeria 2005.; Preparation of National Adaption Strategy and Plan of Action 2. Establishment of t Woodlo Project in Musaram, Nigeria, for FME &l UNDP 2008 3. National Hazardous materials emergency and preparedness Plan for FME &l UNDP 2009 4. Development of Sustainable Land Management Plans For Desertification Control and Climate Change Adaptation In Komadugu Yobe Catchment And Lake Chad Plains 2009 5. Integrating Climate Change Risk and Resilience Into Sustainable Management of The Alluvial Plain of Nakaye Community, Katsina State, for FME and UNDP 2011 6. AIACC/GEF: Climate variability & change and food security in sub-Saharan West Africa Project AF 23. 2002-2004. On- going: Land Management Studies for CILSS/ECOWAS- Nig Thematic areas: PLANT PATHOLOGY, FOOD SECURITY, DESERTIFICATION & CLIMATE CHANGE
QualificationsBSc in Agriculture, University of Maiduguri, 1982 MSc. in Crop Protectio, University of Wales, Bangor, UK, 1988 PhDin Plant Pathology, University of Wales, Bangor, UK, 1988
Number of Publications71
Awards1. Royal Society of London Research Fellowship Award 1996-1997 2 United States Fulbright Senior Research Fellowship Award 2005/2006 3. Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 2007 [IPCC Team Member] for contribution to awareness on Global Climate Change, IPCC Lead Author (AR3 & AR4)
Other Activities1. Nigerian Society for Plant Protection 2. Member, Nigerian Negotiator to the UNFCCC 3. Member, Board of Trustees of Nigerian Environmental Study Action Team (NEST) 4. Lead Author on United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Publication Titled “Climate Change And Sustainable Development’: A Guide Book 2011 5. West African Farming Systems Research Network
Publications1. Ekanem, E.; GWARY, D.M. and Gwary, M. M. (2012). Impact of drought and desertification on Damasak community of Lake Chad Basin area of Borno State. Paper Presented at Alexander Von Humbolt Kolleg International Conference on the theme “The Socio-economic Sustainabilty of livelihood in the Lake Chad Basin” held in DRACC, Lugbe, Abuja, Nigeria 11-13th December, 2012 2. Olokesusi, F. and Gwary, D. (2010). Environment and Sustainable Development. In: Nigeria at 50 edited by Akande S. O. and A. J. Kumuyi A Publication of Nigerian Institute and Economic Research (NISER) Ibadan, NIGERIA 3. Gwary, D. M.; Bdliya B. S. and Bdliya J. A. (2009). Appraisal of yield losses in pearl millet due to downy mildew pathogen (Sclerospora graminicola) in Nigerian Sudan Savanna. Archives of Phytopathology and Plant Protection 42 (11):1001-1009 4 Smith, P.; Martino, D.; Cai, Z.; GWARY, D.; Janzen, H.; Kumar, P.; McCarl, B.; Ogle, S.; O’Mara, F.; Rice, C. Scholes, B.; Sirotenko, O.; Howden, M.; McAllister, T.; Pan, G.; Romanenkov, V.; Schneider, U. and Towprayoon, S. (2007). Green house gas mitigation in Agriculture. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 2184: 1-25 5. GWARY, D.M. Rabo, T.D. and Anaso, A.B. (2003). The Development of anthracnose phases on sorghum genotypes in Sudan Savanna of Nigeria. Journal of Plant Disease and Protection 111:96-103
DisciplineAgricultural Sciences
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