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Independent experts nominated by country party

Rogelio N. Concepcion

First name
Rogelio N.
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Discipline of Expertise
Other Disciplines
Natural Resource Management
Agricultural Sciences
Soil Science
UN languages spoken


Job function
Bureau of Soils and Water Management
Telephone number
63 923 0454
Work experience
Work experience from Present to 1994:-_x000D_
Director 1996-Present: Bureau of Soils and Water management, Designated as OIC of the Assistant Secretary For Soils, Research and Training in various Dates_x000D_
Poject Leader 2002-present : Australian Centre for Integrated Agricultural Research " Integrated Watershed Management for Sustainable Soil and Water Resources Management of the Inabanga Watershed Bohol Island, Philippines"_x000D_
Assistant Director 1993-1996 Bureau of Soils and Water Management_x000D_
Project Manager 1989-1996 Soil Research and Development Center_x000D_
Chief Agriculturist 1978-1993 Agricultural Land Management and Evaluation Division.
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
Ph.D (Agronomy/Landscape Architecture), Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1977_x000D_
B.S.A (Dairy Husband / Animal Nutrition)_x000D_
University of the Philippines at Los BaƱos Laguna. 1962xxxxx
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. 1993. Land Degradation and Problem Soils in the Philippines (Experts Consultation on the Asian Network on Problem Soils, Bangkok, Thailand)._x000D_
2. 1992. Agri-tourism - A Strategic Approach Towards a Sustainable Rural Development. Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on Integrated Land Use Management for Tropical Agriculture. Brisbane, Australia. _x000D_
3. 1992. Land Use in the Philippines. Interantional Rural Symposium. Kyoto, Tokyo._x000D_
4. 1998. Farm Management Viability Studies on the Economics of Fertilizer. Use of Small Scale Farmers in the Philippines. (FAO/FIAC Working Party on the Economics of Fertilizer Use). Rome._x000D_
5. Economics of Balanced Fertilizer Technology Center, Taipei City, Taiwan, ROC
Other activities
International Assignments: from Present to 1994_x000D_
2000 to present UN-ESCAP Regional Advisor, Vulnerable Asian Countries El Nino Project Upland Stabilization of Upland Agriculture in El Nino Vulnerable Countries (Bogor, Indonesia)._x000D_
1999 to present: Water Control and Small Irrigation Systems Development and Small
Lingkod Bayan Award, The highest award given to a public official in the country. Cited for his roles and leadership on food security and sustainable agriculture and land use planning 1998_x000D_
Speical Achievement Award by the Philippine Society on Soil Scien
Organisation name
Department of Agriculture
Organisation street address
Elliptical Road, corner Visayas Ave. Diliman
Organisation city
Organisation country