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Independent experts nominated by country party

Juliane Monika Wiesenhuetter

First name
Juliane Monika
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Discipline of Expertise
Biodiversity and ecosystem sciences
Soil science
Thematic Areas
Climate change
Ecosystem services
Integrated water resources management
Land degradation
Soil conservation
Soil degradation
UN languages spoken



Geographical Focus
Central African Republic
South Africa
Job function
Team Leader
Telephone number
Work experience
- Since 2019 GIZ Germany Team leader for the Sector Project Soil Protection, Combating Desertification, Sustainable Land Management;
- 2013 – 2018 GIZ Burundi, Team leader for the national climate change adaptation programme;
- 2010 – 2013 GTZ Germany Advisor climate change and environment to the German Fed-eral Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ);
- 2008 – 2010 German Development Service, Benin Sector coordinator water and environment;
- 2006 – 2008 Capacity building international InWEnt, Germany Senior project manager;
- 2003 – 2006 German development service Mali, Advisor for municipalities and local authorities for the consultancy office for communities;
- 2000 – 2003 Consultant, Germany (missions to Africa) Missions for Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH, BMZ, University of Trier/Germany;
- 2000-2003 Consultancies in International Development in West and East Africa, natural resource protection and management, international environmental policies, rural development
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
MSc. in Applied Physical Geography, University of Trier, 2000
Publication titles
1. WIESENHÜTTER, J. M. (2003): Use of the Physic Nut (Jatropha curcas L.) to Combat Desertification and Reduce Po¬verty.- Bonn;
2. KIRK, M.; HOFFMANN, R.; WIESENHÜTTER, J. M. (2003): Income-Generating Measures in the Context of Sustainable Resource Management in Mali.- Bonn;
3. HARTMANSHENN, T.; EGLE, K.; GEORGES, M.-A.; KESSELS, K.; MANGA, A.-N.; VON RAUCH, A.; WIESENHUET¬TER, J.M. (2002): Integration of Food and Nutrition Security in Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSPs). A Case Study of Ethiop;
4. OGT, N.; WIESENHUETTER, J.M. (2001): Land Use and Socio-Economic Structure of Taita Taveta District (Kenya) - Potentials and Constraints.- Materialien zur Ostafrika-Forschung, 25, Trier
Organisation name
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
Organisation street address
Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 32
Organisation city
Organisation post code
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