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Independent experts nominated by country party

Susanna Hakobyan

First name
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Discipline of Expertise
Other Disciplines
watershed managment
UN languages spoken



Job function
Senior Scientific Researcher
Institute of Hydroecology and Ichthyology
Telephone number
+374 10 207591
Work experience
2010-2011 Environmental and Social, Health and Safety Manager of Sahakyanshin CJSC in the program on Rehabilitation of Drainage System of Ararat Valley (Package 1), Millennium Challenge Account - Armenia (MCA-Armenia) Program _x000D_
2010 Expert “Study of biological data of endemic fishes, their natural spawning areas and assessment of current situation in rivers of Lake Sevan catchments basin” MNP RA _x000D_
2009 Expert of “Developing Institutional and Legal Capacity to Optimize information and Monitoring System for Global Environmental Management in Armenia” Project. UNDP/AWP. _x000D_
2009 National Expert “Sustainable Development of Mountain Areas of the Caucasus – Local Agenda 21 ” international Project, REC/Caucasus_x000D_
2008 Senior NRM Specialist - Fauna for the “Biodiversity Analysis Update for Armenia” -USAID _x000D_
2008 Expert of project “Assessment Report on Capacity Development Needs of Armenia’s Specially Protected Natural Areas” - WWF Armenian Program Office_x000D_
2008 Coordinator of Biological and Ecological Surveys, project Establishment of Arpi National Park, WWF-Germany – WWF Armenian Program Office_x000D_
2007 Project Coordinator, regional project “Strengthening Transboundary Cooperation and Community Involvement for Sustainable Water Resources Management” funded by the USAID/PA Government Services Inc. (PA) _x000D_
2006-2007 Project Coordinator, Wetland Management Training Course for the Staff of Sevan National Park (Armenia) and Kolkheti National Park (Georgia) funded by the CEPF (Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund) and implemented by the NGO Orientation_x000D_
2007 EIA Expert on Assessment and data gap analysis for baseline environmental, socio-economic and community studies of Kapan mining project.
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
•Biologist, Teacher of Biology and Chemistry, Biological Faculty of Yerevan State University – 1978_x000D_
•PhD., Candidate of Biological Sciences, Institute of Zoology, Yerevan, Armenia - 1996
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Jenderedjian K., Hakobyan S., Jenderedjian A., 2007. Use of benthic invertebrates as indicators of pollution origin in aquacultural and urban areas // Air, Water and Soil Quality Modelling for Risk and Impact Assessment. Springer: p. 217-220._x000D_
2. Krylov A.V., Akopian, S.A., Peculiarities of the zooplankton of the coastal zone of Lake Sevan / Journal "Inland Water Biology". 2009. ? 3. p. 68-72 [in Russian]_x000D_
3.Hakobyan, S. A., 2010. Microzoobenthos of Lake Sevan // Ecology of Lake Sevan during the period of water level rise. Nauka, Makhachkala, Dagestan, Russian Federation: p. 201-205 [in Russian]_x000D_
4. Hakobyan, S. A., Jenderedjian K., 2010. Macrozoobenthos of Lake Sevan // Ecology of Lake Sevan during the period of water level rise. Nauka, Makhachkala, Dagestan, Russian Federation: p. 206-214 [in Russian]_x000D_
5. Gabrielyan B. K., Hakobyan S. H, Mikaelyan, H. L. 2010.Hydrobiological characteristics of Voghchi River and its main tributaries (Armenia)// National Academy of Sciences of RA, Electronic Journal of Natural Sciences # 2(15), 2010, p.18-28
Other activities
1. 2003 LakeNet, Member of the Steering Committee, Caucasus Regional Representative_x000D_
2. 1998 NGO Professional and Entrepreneurial Orientation Union, Board member_x000D_
3. 1998-2005 National Expert of the Ministry of Nature Protection_x000D_
4. 1998 NGO Environmental Survival, Board member, 2010-2011 President_x000D_
5. 1980-1991 All-Union Hydro biological Society
Organisation name
National Institute of Hydrology
Organisation street address
7 Paruyr Sevak Street, 0037
Organisation city
Organisation country