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Independent experts nominated by country party

Ludji Michael Riwu-Kaho

First name
Ludji Michael
Last name
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Date of Nomination
Other Disciplines
Forest and Rangeland Dynamics
Rangeland management
watershed managment
Thematic Areas
UN languages spoken


Geographical Focus
Job function
lecturer, secretary of research board of UNDANA-Kupang
University of Nusa Cendana
Telephone number
(0380) 881560 0ffice/ 081267111145
Work experience
I used to work with GTZ and Local Government in this regard Bappeda NTT NTT Province in collaboration with ForDAS NTT and stakeholders in South Central Timor District (TTS), North Central Timor (TTU) and Belu, designing the project "Inter Local Government Cooperation (ILGC) on Integrated Watershed Management of Benain, West Timor. This project aims to produce an integrated planning document in the watershed Benenain, West Timor, which very degraded and have triggered floods in the rainy season and drought in the dry season every year. Project was held in two phases of activities. Phase I has been going to preparing all stekholders to work together, prepare data base of Benenain watershed and Analysis the problems. In the final terms an agreement of integrated watershed managemen in Benenain among all stakeholders succesfully performed from that region to national level._x000D_
Thematic areas: Deforestation, desertification, rangeland ecology, rangeland management, integrated water resources management, disaster risk management; Geographic area(s) of field of experience (countries/regions): Provice of NTT, Indonesia, East Kalimantan, regency of Paser
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
1. Gradute: animal husbandry, University of Nusa Cendana, Kupang, 1986_x000D_
2. Master degree : agronomy (plant ecology), Farming Institute of Bogor, Bogor, 1993_x000D_
3. Doctoral : Forestry (forest protection/fores fire management), University of Gadjah Mada, Jogjakarta; 2005
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Management of savannah land of NTT, 2006, post Aciar Programme Jorurnal Vol. 1, Jakarta_x000D_
2. Ecology and Social Culture of Gewang, 2009, LIPI-Biology Journal vol.III/2010, Bogor_x000D_
3. Improving the Enabling Conditions for Susutainable Management of Sandalwood Forest Resources in East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, 2010. ITTO PD 459/07 Rev. 1 (F), Jakarta_x000D_
4. Ecologycal Distribution of Sandalwood at Different Altitude in Timor Tengah Selatan District of Nusa Tenggara, 2011, ITTO PD 459/07 Rev. 1 (F), Jakarta_x000D_
5. Inter Local Government Cooperation (ILGC) on Integrated Watersehed management of Benain, West Timor, 2012, GTZ-Bappeda NTT, Jakarta
Other activities
1. Coordinator of Forum DAS NTT_x000D_
2. Members of MKTI at national level also province leve;_x000D_
3. Coordinator in province level of NTT on the network of research intitution to the issue of climate change_x000D_
4. Chairman in ececutive board of Samantha Foundation, Mataram_x000D_
5. Memebers of experts board to compose RUU “konservasi tanah dan air”, Ministry opf Forestry
Organisation name
Ministry of Forestry
Organisation street address
Street of Adi Sucipto_x000D_
Organisation city
Organisation country