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Independent experts nominated by country party

Robert Raúl Casas

First name
Robert Raúl
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Other Disciplines
Soil Science
UN languages spoken


Geographical Focus
Job function
Director of the Soil Institute
Telephone number
54 4621 3207
Work experience
-conserving and management of soils_x000D_
-control of water and wind erosion, recovery of degraded soils and rehabilitation of soils affected by salinity_x000D_
-experiences in the humid and semiarid plains of Argentina and in cooperation nets of technical projects of FAO in semiarid areas of Latinamerica
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
-Engineer agricultural, Facultad de Agronomía de la Universidad de Buenos Aires
Number of Publications
Publication titles
-„Erosión eólica: practicas para su control. En: Manejo de Suelos en Regiones Semiáridas. Oficina Regional de la FAO para América Latina y el Caribe, 1991 (Erosion by wind: possibilities of control. The treatment of soil in the semiriad regions)_x000D_
-Editor de la obra Sistemas de Labranza Conservacionista, FAO, Boletín Técnico no. 66, 1992_x000D_
(Process of the soil degradation in the Argentina pampa)_x000D_
-“La Conservación de los Suelos y la sustentabilidad de los Sistemas Agrícolas.” Academia Nacional de Agronomía y Veterinaria, Tomo LV. ISSN 0327-8093_x000D_
(The conservation of soils and the preservation of the agricultural systems)_x000D_
-“Causas y Evidencias de la degradación de los suelos,” En: Hacia una agricultura mas productive y sustenable en la Región Pampeana Argentina. University Havard, David Rockefeller center studies Latin America and Consejo Profesional de Ingeniería Agronomica, 1997_x000D_
-“Los Procesos de Degradación y la Conservación de los Suelos en la República Argentina” from: La
Other activities
-Postgraduated Professor in Soil Sciences_x000D_
-Head of Chair in the Faculty of Agronomy
Organisation street address
Los Reseros y las cabanas_x000D_
Organisation city
Buenos Aires
Organisation country