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Independent experts nominated by country party

Samson Chizaula Zimba

First name
Samson Chizaula
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Other Disciplines
Natural Resource Management
UN languages spoken


Job function
School of Forestry and wood Science
Telephone number
260 2 230923
Work experience
1. Chief forest managment officer (in charge of management of forest reserves in Zambia - 3 years._x000D_
2. Provincial forest officer - 10 years_x000D_
3. Plantations (Forest) Planning officer 3 years_x000D_
4. Participated with Jica team in forest inventory and compilation of forest managment plan of Zambezi teak forest._x000D_
5. Part of Finnida Team on Forest resources conservation._x000D_
6. Part of Natural resources institute (oxford) team in forest resources conservation and woodfuels study in Zambia._x000D_
7. Actively participated in the formulation of the Zambia forestry action plan (chairperson of the steering committee).
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
1991 masters of forestry in Forest Management planning, helsinki university- Finland_x000D_
1979 BSc. (Forestry) University of Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania_x000D_
1976 Diploma (Forestry) Zambia Forestry College,
Number of Publications
Publication titles
Fire protection and related management problems in the Zambezi Teak forest in Zambezi Teak proceedings 1981 Pearce (ED)._x000D_
Socio Eonomic rule of non-wood forest products: A case of Zambia in Journal of Business, January/June 2000, vol. 4 No.1 , Copperbelt university_x000D_
3. Woodfuel from forest plantation. In forest conservation in Zambia, Natural resources institute U.K. 1995
Other activities
1. Member of Zambia forest association_x000D_
2. Member of the commonwealth forest association_x000D_
3. Member of the copperbelt academic staff association
Organisation street address
P.O. Box 21692
Organisation city
Organisation country