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Expert NameProf. Anders Hjort-af-Ornas
TitleDepartment of Water Professor. Research, post-graduate training
DivisionDepartment of Water and Environmental Studies
InstitutionLinköping University
CityGoteborg
CountrySweden
Telephone46 031 122955
Emailandershiort2004(at)yahoo.com
Work Experience1.From 1992 to 2011, Linkoping University, working as professor, research, post-graduate training. Interdisciplinary interaction with business community Research programs on small enterprises, natural resources and socio-culture, dryland development within the EPOS programTema Institute, Department of Water and Environmental Studies. 2.From 2008 to present, Kimoa Consulting Ltd; working as director. International consultancies on the interface between environmental and social impacts of development intervention 3.From 1993 to 2008, ENS Consult AB; working as director. International consultancies on the interface between environmental and social impacts of development intervention 4.From1993 to 2002, EPOS, Tema Institute, Linkoping University; work as Swedish Coordinator dryland husbandry project, Addis Ababa and Uppsala 5.From 1992 to 2004, EPOS, Tema Institute, Linkoping University; work as Swedish Coordinator Pastoral Information Network, Nairobi and Linkoping
QualificationsM.Sc. (Engineering) Stockholm Institute of Technology,1969 Ph.D. (Anthropology) Stockholm University, 1979 Docent (Assoc Prof) (Stockholm University), 1980
Number of Publications
Awards1. Docent (Assoc. Prof.) Stockholm University 1980 2. Editorial Board (Editor) Nomadic Peoples Journal 1980 3. Member Executive Committee IAI (In. Afr. Inst.) (84-90)
Other ActivitiesMembership in Professional Societies: -Swedish Anthropology Union, SANT -Swedish Geography and Anthropology Union, SGAG Board member, Indevelop/Hifab 1987-91 (approx) -Vice Chairman ACTS (African Centre for Technology and Science 1991-99 (approx) -International Association of Impact Assessments, IAIA 1985-90 -Member International Steering Committee, Aqua-Media International Ltd, Publisher of Hydropower & Dams
Publications1. A.H. & G. Dahl 1974 "Having Herds Pastoral Herd Growth and Household Economy" (330 pp) Stockholm Studies in Social Anthropology 2. A.H. & U Suedin 1992 "Cultural variation in concepts of Nature" Geo Journal 26:2:167-172. 3. The Multipurpose Camel: Interdisciplinary Studies on Pastoral Production in Somalia, Uppsala University (350 pp) 4. " Local models global change - community impacts and sustainability visions" in U Suedin B. Ariansson (ods) 1992 - Society and the environment. Kluwer Academic Publishers. 5. AH and Kassim Farah, 1997 (in press) "Environmental securitz and know-how. Combining university training and research on pastoralism EA" IRDC Currents
DisciplineAnthropology and Sociology
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