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Expert NameMr. Vasumitra Vasu Mitra Arora
DivisionConservator of Forests, Uttar pradesh forest department
Telephone0091 0522 2206168
Work ExperienceWorked as Deputy Project Director in Watershed magement Directorate, Dehradun and looked after two externally funded Projects: European Union funded Doon Valley project and integrated watershed development project; Worked as Director in Ministry of rural development, Government of India and looked after desert development programme in India from 2007 – 2013; Looked after integrated watershed management programme in India from 2009 – 2013; Looked after integrated wastelands development programme in India from 2007 – 2013; Looked after drought prone areas programme in india from 2008 – 2010 Looked after DFID funded Wstern Odisha Rural Livelihoods programme in India from 2008 - 2012
QualificationsM.Sc in Geology, University of Rajasthan, 1979 Associate of Indian Forest College, Dehradun (Equivalent to M.Sc. Forestry), 1985-87
Number of Publications
Other Activities1. Member of Indian Delegation to visit World Bank funded Watershed programmes in China 1998; 2.Member of Indian Delegation to Participate in CSD-17, UN New York in 2010; 3. Independent Expert on Watershed Managment representing India for the UNCCD during 2011-13
Disciplinewatershed managment
Last updated11/03/2014 17:51:00

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