This block type should be used in "unccd one column" section with "Full width" option enabled

Independent experts nominated by country party

Khalid Mahmood Siddiqui

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


Job function
Telephone number
92 521 40580
Work experience
Project Director for the following projects; responsible for planning, execution, monitoring and evaluation of research, training and extension._x000D_
1. Forestry Planning and Development Project to Organize, Establish and Expand Energy Plantations on Private Lands in Pakistan. Total Budget US $ 35 millions, 1986 to 1995._x000D_
2. Development of Training and Research Facilities in Forest Products Engineering and Logging at Pakistan Forest Institute, Peshawar, Total Budget US $ 3 millions, 1981 to 1990.
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
Ph.D. Forestry, State University of New York, USA, 1972.
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. K.M. Siddiqui, 1996. General Silviculture, 364 pages, Pakistan Forest Institute, Peshawar._x000D_
2. K.M. Siddiqui and two others, 1996. Properties and uses of Pakistan Timbers, 115 pages, Pakistan Forest Institute, Peshawar._x000D_
3. K.M. Siddiqui and two others, 1996. Woodfuel in Pakistan, 133 pages, Pakistan Forest Institute, Peshawar._x000D_
4. K.M. Siddiqui, 1997. Forestry and Environment, 200 pages, Pakistan Forest Institute, Peshawar._x000D_
5. K.M. Siddiqui, 1995. Status of Populus euphratica in Pakistan, 26 pages, Pakistan Forest Institute, Peshawar.
Other activities
1. Extensive experience in operation and management of development projects relating to:_x000D_
- Forestry, bio-diversity and ecosystem development._x000D_
- Forestry and forest products research and training/education._x000D_
- Agro-forestry, participatory forestry, rural appraisal, income generation/Poverty alleviation projects._x000D_
2. Advice and consultancy to many forestry projects in and outside Pakistan._x000D_
3. Coordination of multidisciplinary research and field operation scientific monitoring and practical implementation._x000D_
4. Preparation of policies and strategic plans, projects and liaison at government and non-government levels._x000D_
5. Countries visited: USA, Canada, Italy, Spain, Germany, Austria, France, Nepal, China, Yugoslavia, for attending meetings, symposia, workshops, seminars, study visits, etc. on forestry and related subjects.
- Gold Medalist_x000D_
- Vice President, Council of Pakistan Foresters_x000D_
- Editor, Pakistan Journal of Forestry_x000D_
- Member, Steering Committee USAID Forestry/Fuelwood Research and Development Project (F/FRED), Bangkok, Thailand, 1986-90._x000D_
- Member, Society of Am
Organisation name
Pakistan Forest Institute
Organisation city
Organisation country