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Independent experts nominated by country party

Iddrisu Abdullah

First name
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Other Disciplines
Natural Resource Management
Political Science
Environmental planning
Political Science
UN languages spoken


Job function
Deputy Director
Telephone number
233 21 666 049
Work experience
1. Participated in drawing up Ghana's Environmental Action Plan;_x000D_
2. Review environmental legislation in the water sector in Ghana_x000D_
3. Lectured on key economic and legal instruments for environmental management in West Africa_x000D_
4. Participated in the negotiations of the UN Convention to Combat Desertification_x000D_
5. Organised awareness creation on the UNCCD_x000D_
6. Member, National Planning and Project Committee for reviewing consultants work on inventory of multilateral agreements signed by Ghana_x000D_
7. Participated in drawing up Ghana's land policy
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
B.A., Social Sciences_x000D_
M.Sc., Regional Planning_x000D_
B.A., Law (professional)
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Housing and Workplace Environments Affecting Human Development in Ghana, Human Development Report 1998 (in print);_x000D_
2. Iddrisu, A., 1993: Land Degradation and Desertification in Ghana, UNEP Publication: Environmental Management Issues and Solutions;_x000D_
3. Iddrisu, A., 1989: Environmental Considerations in the Provision of Socio Technical Infrastructure, UNEP Publication, Ecosystem Management in Dev. Countries Vol. III;_x000D_
4. Iddrisu, A., Ofosu, G., 1987: Environmental Impact Assessment as a Planning Tool. Report of Conference on Planning and Development in the Third World: Problems and Solutions;_x000D_
5. Iddrisu, A., 1982: Land Tenure System and Agricultural Production in Northern and Ashanti Regions of Ghana
Other activities
- Ghana Institute of Planners_x000D_
- Ghana Bar Association_x000D_
- International Association of Impact Assessment
1. UNEP/UNESCO Fellowship for Study in Ecology_x000D_
2. UNDP Fellowship for EIA Study
Organisation name
Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology
Organisation street address
P. O. Box M232
Organisation city
Organisation country