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Independent experts nominated by country party

Dogara Bashir

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


Job function
National Water Resources Institute
Telephone number
234 60 235869
Work experience
Project Coordinator, EEC sponsored Linkage Programme (Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto/Justus-Liebig University Giessen, Germany) on rehabilitation and development of Zamfara Grazing Reserve (1990-1995)_x000D_
Director, Center for energy and Environment, (Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto/Federal Ministry of Environment Linkage Centre) (1996-Date)_x000D_
Joint Environmental Baseline Studies (JEBS) of the Benue Trough Project Area for Chevron Petroleum Nig. Ltd. (CPNL), ElF Petroleum Nig. Ltd. (EPNL) and Shell Nig. Exploration & Production Company (SNEPCO). (Oct. 1996 to Jan. 1997)_x000D_
Revision of the National Policy on the Environment (Nov. 1996 to Oct. 1998)_x000D_
Formulation of a National Agenda 21 for Nigeria (Nov. 1996 to Oct. 1998)_x000D_
School and Community Pilot Nurseries, Woodlots and Orchards for Desertification Control in Sokoto State (March 1997 and June 1997)_x000D_
Survey and Database Development of Vegetation and Wildlife in Kebbi State (March to June 1997)_x000D_
Feasibility Studies on Small Dams, Irri
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
B.Engr., Agricultural Engineering, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria, 1978; M. Engr., Agricultural Engineering, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria, 1982; Ph.D., Agricultural Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA, 1990
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Babaji, G.A., D. Bashir and B.R. Singh (1989). Effects of topography on soil pysico-chemical properties in a semi-arid ecosystem of Nigeria: A case study. Nig. Jour. Of Basic and Appl. Sci., 3:51-58._x000D_
2. Bashir, D. (1999). Contributions of energy components to potential evapotranspiration in northern states of Nigeria. Nig. Jour. Ren. Energy, 2(1): 60-67_x000D_
3. Bashir, D. (1994). The climate of the Zamfara Reserve. In: Steinbach, J. (ed), Range Development in the Endangered Sudan Savanna in Sokoto State (Nigeria). UDU/AU/JLU SD-3 Linkage Programme, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany, pp. 15-21._x000D_
Mohammed, I., D. Bashir and M.D. Magaji (1997). Relevance of indigenous knowledge to adoption of improved agricultural practices by farmers in northern Nigeria. In: Olowu, T.A. (Ed.) Issues and Perspectives in Technology transfer for Food Security in the Present and Fuure. Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria (AESON), pp. 98-106._x000D_
Bashir, D. and G.D. Bubenzer (2000). Influence of
Other activities
Nigerian Society of Agricultural Engineers (NSAE)_x000D_
Nigerian Statistical Association (NSA)_x000D_
Nigeria Geographical Association (NGA)_x000D_
Soil Science Society of Nigeria (SSSN)_x000D_
Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD)_x000D_
Sokoto Environmental Watch (SEW)
Organisation name
National Water Institute
Organisation street address
Mando Road, Kaduna
Organisation city
Organisation country