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Independent experts nominated by country party

Shunji Matsuoka

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



Job function
Associate Professor
Waseda University,
Telephone number
81 824 246920
Work experience
Dec. 1997 - For Foundation for Advanced Studies of International Development (FASID) on the post graduate academic program for International Development Research, research on the internship and field research curriculum in graduate school in United States._x000D_
March 1997 - For FASID on the Feasibility Study of Overseas Field Research Program for Graduate Students - research on the feasibility of field-research program for graduate students in Nepal_x000D_
July-Aug. 1996 - For Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on JICA Evaluation of Technical Cooperation to the Forestry Sector in Indonesia - evaluated on the effectiveness of Japan technical cooperation to the Indonesian forestry sector._x000D_
March 1993 - For JICA on Evaluation of Social Forestry Projects in Kenya and Tanzania - evaluated the effectiveness of social forestry projects in Kenya and Tanzania._x000D_
Research Experience:_x000D_
1995 - 1998: Chief reseaercher on "Research on Environmental Problems and International Cooperatio
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
1. Phd, Thesis: "Sustainable Development and International Environmental Cooperation" - Hiroshima University, 1998_x000D_
2. Masters in Economics, Kyoto University, 1982_x000D_
3. BA, Osaka University of Foreign Studies, 1980
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. S. Matsuoka, 1998 "Southeast Asia: a Challenge for Sustainable World", T. Kamo and H. Enshu ed. Yuhikaku, 9. 38-67_x000D_
2. S. Matsuoka, 1998, "Common Style Mechanisms for the Sustainable Use of Environmental Resources" P.24_x000D_
3. S. Matsuoka, 1998, "Environmental Problems in Southeast Asia and Desirable Forms of International Cooperation, No. 07041060, p. 259_x000D_
4. S. Matsuoka, R. Matsumoto and I. Kochi, 1997, Economic Growth and Environmental Problems in Developing Countries: A Verification of Environmental Juznets Curve, Proceedings of the 8th Annual Conference of the Japan Society for International Development (Sep. 1997), p. 39-40_x000D_
5. S. Matsuoka, 1997, Economic Growth, Energy Consumption and Sustainable Development in Asia, IDEC Research Paper Series No. 1997-1995, p.37.
Other activities
Sept.-Nov. 1996 - visiting professor at the University of Malaysia, lectured on economic and technology development in Japan_x000D_
Feb.-Mar. 1995 - Completed the Environmental Impact Assessment course in Hawaii University supported by FASID_x000D_
The Japan Society for International Development_x000D_
The Society for Environmental Economics and Policy Studies_x000D_
The Society of Environmental Science, Japan
Organisation name
University of Tokyo
Organisation street address
1-21-1 Nishi-Waseda_x000D_
Shinjuku-Ku Tokyo
Organisation city
Organisation country