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Independent experts nominated by country party

Chansa Chomba

First name
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Discipline of Expertise
Other Disciplines
Animal Science
UN languages spoken


Job function
Mulungushi University
Telephone number
260 97 1851242
Work experience
Served in the Wildlife sector for twenty-nine years and represented the country in many multilateral Environment Agreement (MEAs) negotiations and implementation of programmes. Facilitated the increase of Ramsar sites from 2 to 8. Participated int he estabishment of several transfrontier conservation Areas in the Southern African Development community (SADC) region;_x000D_
Thematic areas: Zoology, Wildlife and Ecology
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
BSC, MSC and PhD
Number of Publications
Publication titles
Chomba;C. Sengota, R., Chabwela, H and Nyirenda V. 2013, "Historical changes in the ecology of Lake Mweniwa Ntipa, Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa: vol. 15 No.5_x000D_
2. Chomba, C., Nyirenda, V. and Silengo M 2013. Selective pattern of woody plant species utilisation. Open Journal of Ecomogy, vol. 3 N.8 pp 532-550_x000D_
3. Chomba, C. and Nyirenda V. 2013 Patterns of human- wildlife conflicts in Zambia. Journal of Ecology and the Natural Environment vol. 4 (12), pp 303 -313;_x000D_
4 Chomba, C. 2012. Factors regulating the Lvangwa (Zambia) hippo. International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation Vol.5 (3), pp 109-121;_x000D_
5. Chansa C., W. Milangi J and Sickone P 2010, Influence of river glomorphologic features on hippo density, African Journal of Ecology 49:221-226
Other activities
1. Member of African Rhino Specilist Group until 2013;_x000D_
2. Member of the African Elephant Specialist Group until 2013;_x000D_
3. Chief Scientific Advisor for CITES (Zambia) until 2013;_x000D_
4. Member of Bird Watch Zambia until 2013;_x000D_
5. Member of Sustainable Management of Inland, Wetlands in Southern Africa rom 2003-2009
Organisation name
University of Mulungushi
Organisation street address
P.O Box 80415 Mulungushi
Organisation city
Organisation country