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Independent experts nominated by country party

Jafarian Vahid

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


Job function
Senior Expert
Forest, Range and Watershed Management Organization
Telephone number
+98 21 88961314
Work experience
1. 2008-2009 Senior expert and vice chair for technical committee of MENARID project (Institutional Strengthening and Coherence for Integrated Natural Resources Management) in Iran_x000D_
2. 2008-2009 Senior expert and member of technical committee for Rehabilitation of Forest Landscapes And Degraded Land with particular attention to saline soils and areas prone to wind erosion project._x000D_
3. 2005 – 2007, Tehran. Forest, Range and Watershed Management Organization, senior expert for UNCCD National Focal Point Office, working as a team member for preparing Country Reports on UNCCD implementation as well as Coordinating the implementation of National Action Programme for Combating Desertification in Iran. _x000D_
4. 2004 – 2005, Tehran. Forest, Range and Watershed Management Organization, Senior Expert, Department of Arid & Semiarid. Deputies included assessing the process of study, planning and implementing of schemes related to range management, desert control and forestry. _x000D_
5. 2002-2004 Kerman Technical assistant of Natural Resource General office of Kerman Province_x000D_
6. 1996 -2002 Bam city Manager of Natural Resource & Sand Dune Fixation Station of Narmashir ( The biggest dGeneral office of Kerman Province)
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
1. Master of Science; Natural Resource Engineering, Desertification Control, University of Tehran, 2004_x000D_
2. Bachelor of Science: Agricultural Engineering, Range and Watershed Management University of Tehran, 1996
Number of Publications
Publication titles
· V Jafarian “The effect of Mulching ( sand dune fixation method) on the seedling of native plants in Kerman province In the proceeding of the International Symposium on Drylands Ecology and Human Security (ISDEHS) available on: UAE,2006 Dubai_x000D_
· V.jafarian. “Participatory Planning for Integrated Management of Decertified Areas (Case study: Bahabad Desertification Control Project)”. Journal of Forest & Range. 61-20
Organisation name
University of Tehran
Organisation street address
No. 131, Zartosht Street, 14156-83661
Organisation city