This block type should be used in "unccd one column" section with "Full width" option enabled

Independent experts nominated by country party

Claudia Inés Botti

First name
Claudia Inés
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Other Disciplines
Agricultural Sciences
Plant Science
UN languages spoken


Job function
Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry Sciences
Telephone number
56 2 6785768
Work experience
In the last 10 years, I have been leading 12 different research projects financed by OAS, UNPO, Fondery and FONDEF, mostly related to the productive development of species for arid and semi-arid regions. Experience in selction, vegetative propagation. micropropagation and field managment of several plant species (jojoba, fig, pommegranate, capers…).
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
* Master of Science, Botany, University of Florida, USA, 1983_x000D_
* Agricultural engineer, University of Chile, 1971
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Gambadella, M., Botti, C. and Facidez, L. 1996. Caracterizacion de ecotipos de pepino dulce cultivados en Chile. Agricultura Tecnica 56(3): 193-200._x000D_
2. Botti, C. et al. 1997. Manejo y rentabilidad de plantaciones clonales de jojoba. Seminario Internacional de Forestacion y Silvicultura en zona Arida. 21-25 Oct. INFOR-CORFO, pp.19-33._x000D_
3. Botti, C., Prat, L. and Palzkill, D. 1998. Evaluation of jojoba clones grown under water and salinity stresses in Chile. Industrial Crops and Products, Elsevier Science. In press._x000D_
4. Botti, C. Palzkill, D., Munoz, D. and Prat, L. 1998. Morphological and Anatomical Characterization of six jojoba clones at saline and non-saline sites. Industrial Crops and Products, Elsevier Science, in press._x000D_
5. Prat, L. Botti, C. and Plazkill, D. 1998. Rooting of jojoba cuttings: the effect of clone, substrate and bosal to Industrial Crops and Products. In press.
Other activities
1. Member of Editorial Advisory Board of Industrial Crops and Products._x000D_
2. Professor of General Botany at same Faculty._x000D_
3. Member of IAPTC.
Organisation name
University of Chile
Organisation street address
Santa Rosa 11315
Organisation city
Organisation country