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Independent experts nominated by country party

Juan Augusto Palao Iturregui

First name
Juan Augusto
Last name
Palao Iturregui
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Discipline of Expertise
Other Disciplines
Environmental Sciences
and Sociology
UN languages spoken



Job function
Regional Director
National Defense
Telephone number
00 511 997533329
Work experience
1. Regional Director of National Defense in Regional Government (Moquegua, Tacna, Puno) since 1998. Main aim: Early warning systems to prevent natural, technological and socio-economic dangers and disasters._x000D_
2. Member of the technical team on the sociopedagogic area (1988-95) then Executive Coordinator (1995-1998), Andean Council for Ecological Management (CAME), Puno. Develops and implements an Inter-institutional network program for the improvement of the use and management of water, land and environment. _x000D_
3. Facilitator of processes of strategic planning and institutional development in Peru and Bolivia. _x000D_
4. Leader and member for project evaluation on rural development projects. Use and Management of Natural Resources Management - water, land and environment)._x000D_
5. Responsible, Regional Focal Point of the International NGO Network (RIOD) for the fight against desertification, 1994-95._x000D_
Participated through the NGLS System in:_x000D_
The elaboration of the World Convention fo
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
1. Major Degree in Education, Minor in Chemistry and Biology, 1969, Puno, Peru._x000D_
2. Degree in Teaching English Overseas, University of Leeds, School of Education, Leeds, England, 1978-79._x000D_
3. Educational Technology, General Office of Higher Education (ESEP), Lima, 1975.
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Manual to facilitate the elaboration of Development plans in local areas._x000D_
2. Manual to facilitate the production of information in systematization._x000D_
3. Manual to facilitate Participatory Technology Development._x000D_
4. Manual to facilitate project elaboration._x000D_
5. Manual to elaborate indicators for monitoring and evaluation of projects in general and the water shade management in particular.
Other activities
1. Member, professional roster of the Population Council in Peru._x000D_
2. Member, Professional roster for EARTHACTION, USA._x000D_
3. Member, professional roster who have obtained a scholarship in the British Council, Leeds, University, Yorkshire._x000D_
4. Member, International NGO Network for the fight against desertification and drought._x000D_
5. Member, Directing Committee, Ecological Forum in Peru.
1. Nominated to give final words on behalf of the group in the 5th International course on Desertification and Sustainable Development, Chile, November, 1997.
Organisation name
Consejo Andino de Manejo Ecológico
Organisation street address
tacna & Arica Ave. 145
Organisation city
Organisation country