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Independent experts nominated by country party

Felino Lansigan

First name
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Discipline of Expertise
Other Disciplines
Natural Resource Management
Agricultural Sciences
Physical Science
UN languages spoken


Job function
Telephone number
63 49 536-2381
Work experience
-Scientist, CGAR, an ecoregional Approach to Research and Development in the Humid / subhumid Tropics and Subtropics of Asia_x000D_
-Scientis and Coordinator, Systems Analysis and Simulation for Rice Production Project in Asia, International Rice Research Institute_x000D_
-Hydrologist, DENR Rainfed Resources Development Project (RRDP)_x000D_
-Program Leader, DA - UPLB - CIRDUP Programm on Assessment of Surface Water potential for irrigation Development_x000D_
-Project Leader, ICRAF - SEARCA - UPLB - Adb project on Sustainability Criteria for Land Use Options in Hilly Uplands_x000D_
-Project Leader, IWMI - Ku project on Exploratory analysis of Multiple Use Options for Land and Water Resources management in the Mae Klong River basin, Thailand_x000D_
-Principal investiator and Team Leader for Philippines, SysNet project
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
-PhD (Hydrology & Water Resources) Colorado State University, 1982_x000D_
-MSc (Statistics) University of the Philippines los Banos, 1977
Number of Publications
Publication titles
-Applications of Systems Approaches at the Farm and Regional Levels, Vol. 1, Kluwer Academic publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands, 1997_x000D_
-Agro-ecological Zonation, Charecterization and Optimazation of Rice- based Cropping Systems, SARP research proc. ABDLO and IRRI, 1994_x000D_
-Agronomic Impacts of Climatic Variability in the Philippines, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, Vol. 82, p. 129-137, 2000_x000D_
-Agricultural Land Use Planning for Ilocos Norte Province, Philippines, SysNet Research Paper Series No. 1, p. 73-80- IRRI, Philippines _x000D_
-Use of Resource Management domain and simulation modeling in delineating agroecological zones, In Craswell E.T. etal. (Eds.) IBSRAM, Bangkok, p. 245-256, 1998
Other activities
-Member, International Scientific Steering Commitee, Land Use and Cover Change_x000D_
-Member, Executive Board, Asian Federation for Information Technology in Agriculture_x000D_
-Lead Author; IPCC Third Assessment Report on Climate Change_x000D_
-President, Gamma Sigma Delta Honor Society of Agriculture_x000D_
-Member, national Research Council of the Philippines
- The Outstanding Young Men in Agricultural and Environmental Statistics_x000D_
- Most outstanding Alumnus, Colleg of Arts and Sciences_x000D_
The Outstanding Young Scientist, National Academy of Science and Technology
Organisation name
Organisation street address
College Laguna_x000D_
4031 Philippines
Organisation city
Los Banos, Laguna
Organisation country