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Independent experts nominated by country party

MD. Yousuf Ali

First name
MD. Yousuf
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Discipline of Expertise
Environmental sciences/ecology
Agricultural sciences
Biodiversity and ecosystem sciences
Soil science
Other Disciplines
- Integrated natural resources management
Thematic Areas
Climate change
Climate variability
Disaster risk management
Environmental degradation
Environmental governance
Environmental impact assessment
Environmental monitoring
Environmental policy analysis
Land cover change
Land degradation
Land restoration/reclamation
Monitoring and assessment
Natural hazards
Risk assessment
Science policy analysis
Soil conservation
Soil degradation
Sustainable agriculture
Sustainable development
Sustainable land management
Traditional knowldege
UN languages spoken


Geographical Focus
Job function
Deputy Director
Department of Environment
Telephone number
Work experience
- Environmental Clearance, Enforcement Activities of Industrial pollution, Sound pollution control, Environmental court Activities
- Review of project profile of both public and private sector projects in Bangladesh to determine need for conducting IEE/ EIA of a project to get ECC
- Project preparation specially related to natural resource management prior to issue ECC. Enforcement of Environmental Conservation Act and Rules.
- Coordination among agencies/stakeholders for implementation of work plans for environmental pollution control, Environmental Court, Solicitor Wing and Attorney General Office of Supreme Court.
- Conducting how to submit affidavit in compliance/opposition for the High court’s and Environmental courts and responsibilities as Administrative/technical works and also in charge of UNCCD activities.
- Deliver lecture at meetings organized by different organization to motivate entrepreneurs to abide by the environmental rules.
- General environmental education from high school to university and at training courses on environment.
- Organized by different organization (GO/NGOs) to aware people of the environmental problems, and individual as well as group.
- Responsibility for achieving cleaner environment
- I have participated about 32 training and so many workshop and seminar both in country and abroad certificated will be attached if needed.
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
- Ph.D, (Major agriculture and environment protection), 2019, Bangladesh Agricultural University
- Master of Science (M.S) in Agroforestry (2003), Bangladesh Agricultural University
- Bsc in Agriculture, (1993 – 1997) Bangladesh Agricultural University
Number of Publications
Publication titles
- Ali MY, Hasan MS, Sayduzzaman, Khalid MH.and Kamrujjaman M 2012
- Performances of different aged saplings on the development of two Albizia species under different agroforestry
- Hasan, MS, Hossain, MJ, Ali MY, Islam MZ. and Rakib MA 2012
- Effect of cropping pattern on productivity of jute. B.R.P.J., ISSN:1998-2003, 7 (4): 331-335.
- BM Newaz Sharif, Ali MY, Manos Kumar Saha, Md. Anam Ahmad, Md. Aminur Islam and Md.Ruhul Amin 2016
- Economic analysis of the fishery activities of bergobindapur baor at Chaugachha upazila under Jessore district of Bangladesh. Asian J. Med. Biol. Res. 2016, 2 (3), 436-441;
- M A Haque, Ali MY, K AKana, M A H S, A Nahar 2017
- Assessment of farmers’ indigenous knowledge and attitude towards summer tomato cultivation in Mymensingh region of Bangladesh. ISSN: 2518-2021 (Print), 2415-4474 (Online) Fundam Appl Agric 2017, 2(1): 212-217
- M AHaque, Md Yousuf Ali, Md Abdul Halim Sheikh, Ashrafun Nahar and Khadiza Akter Kana 2017
- Impact of char livelihood program (CLP) of char land dwellers around the char areas in Sirajgonj district of Bangladesh. ISSN: 2518-2021 (Print), 2415- 4474 (Online) Fundam Appl Agric 2017, 2(3): 290-296
Other activities
-Krishibid Institution Bangladesh, Khamarbari, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Long life Member. Membership Number: 01.97.14208.
-her-e-Bangla Agricultural University. Sher-e-Bangla nagar, Dhaka, 1207. Alumni Association, Long life Member.
- WOCATT member.
- STC member, Independent experts of UNCCD for Bangladesh.
- Assistant reporting officer, UNCCD report 2022.
- Long life Member. Membership Number: 01.97.14208
- Alumni Association, Long life Member
- UNCCD STC member & Independent experts on the Roster for Bangladesh
Organisation nature
Ensuring sustainable Environment and optimum Forest coverage.
Organisation street address
Department of environment
Under The Ministry of Environment, forest and Climate change. The Govt. of people's Republic of Bangladesh
Parivesh Bhaban, E/16, Agargaon, Sher-e- Bangla Nagar,
Organisation city
Agargaon, Dhaka 1207
Organisation country