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Expert NameMs. Stella Maris Navone
TitleProfessor, researcher, Director
InstitutionAgronomy Faculty, Buones Aires University
CityBuenos Aires
Telephone54 11 4524-4028
Work ExperienceFrom 1981 up to the date, I have been working on research and extension activities related with land degradation, land use systems, climate change and remote sensing. I also have been working as consultant in programs and conventions of UN – FAO at national, regional, and international level. In 2006, I was part of the Global Desserts Outlook, as lead author of Chapter 3 and participating in Chapter 4. I also was part of many other activities related to the subject mentioned as expert for Latin America and Caribbean. In June 2009, I was one of the expounders in a Conference in High Mountain glacier in Tromso, Norway, referred to Climate Change. Natural resources and remote sensing have been my professional and academic fields since I became an Agronomy Engineer
QualificationsEngineer, Agronomy, Buenos Aires University, 1981. Master Sciantae in Soil Science , Buenos Aires University. 1996 -Magister Science in Soil, Buenos Aires University and INTA
Number of Publications70
Awards1. 1999. Selected by the "Citizen Ambassador program - People to People International” Argentinean expert in Soil science. Australia. 2. 1998. Selected by the "Citizen Ambassador program - People to People International” Argentinean expert in Soil science. South Africa. 3. 2002-Invited Expert representing Argentina for UN – FAO to “Expert Consultation on Strategies for Land Cover Mapping and Monitoring” reunion in Artimino, Italy
Other Activities1. Director of Remote Sensing Research and Application Center. CIATE. Facultad de Agronomía. Buenos Aires University. 2. Land degradation Assessment (LADA) national team –permanent national consultant and coordinator of Puna site 3. Consultant of Land Degradation issues in Global Environmental Outlook 4. UNEP 4. FAO/UNEP Invited expert. “Strategies for Global Land Cover Mapping and Monitoring” Workshop, Florencia, Italy, May 6 to May 8, 2002 5. Invited by the Ministers of Environment representing FAUBA and LADA in “The fifth session of the CRIC” Buenos Aires, Argentina UNDC United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification. 12 to 21 March, 2007. UNCCD Developed by United Nations Conference on Desertification (UNCOD)
Publications1. Stella Maris Navone, 2003, Remote sensing in Natural resources studies, 190 Pages, Editor EFA-ISBN 950-29-0736-1 2. Stella Maris Navone; Hector G.Rosatto y Fernando Vilella (Coordinators), 2004, Remote sensing and GIS in Argentina Land degradation issues - Centro de Investigación y Aplicación a la Teledetección de la FAUBA, 178 pages, Editor EFA-ISBN 950-29-0806-6 3. Stella M. Navone, Impacts and adaptation of climate change in livehood and food security can we act in time?, 2009, Proceeding of the Conference in High Mountain glacier-UNEP,GRIDArendal, Norwey, in press. 4. Navone, S.-Lead Author, 2007,Chapter 3 .- Land, Coordinator Lead Author: D. Dent -Global Environment Outlook 4- United Nations Environment Program- 5. Stella M. Navone; Elena Abraham, 2006, Status and Trends of deserts-” in “Global Desert Outlook” –Chapter 4: State and trends of the World’s deserts, pages. 73-88, Editor :Environmental Program of the United Nations–UNEP
DisciplineNatural Resource Management
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