Assignments

11 – 12/2011

Team member of Professional Management-team undertaking a Mid-Term Evaluation of the KemI implemented (Sida supported) programme “Towards a non-toxic environment in South East Asia”. The programme is implemented in Cambodia, China, Laos and Vietnam.

04 – 05/2011

Environmental expert at a Capacity Study of the Swedish Standards Institute (SIS). Member of a Professional Management/SDA team commissioned by Sida.

10/2009 – 01/2010

Single consultant for UNEP. Mid-term Evaluation of the ACP-EU Water Facility supported project on “Improving Water Management and Governance in African Countries through Support in Development and Implementation of IWRM Plans“. The project is implemented in 7 West-African countries by UNEP/DHI.

05 – 10/2009

Team member in a team under Professional Management  for Sida. Had responsibility for environmental aspects of a “Systems-based and effectiveness audit of the Stockholm Environment Institute, SEI“.

03 – 07/2009

Two single-persons consultancy assignments for the UN Convention to Combat Desertification, UNCCD on a Resource Mibilizarion Strategy for the UNCCD Secretariat, and A UN Operational Framework for Convergence in the Delivery of the UNCCD 10 Year Strategy.

2009 – 2010

Together with 2 team members for Swedish Water House and based on discussions in a larger cluster group producing a policy brief on “The Human Right to Water and Sanitation”.

12/2007 – 09/2008

Member of the team of authors for the 3rd World Water Development Report, WWDR: “Water in a Changing World”, contracted by UNESCO WWAP (World Water Assessment Programme).

01 – 06/2008

Lead author and analyst of “Freshwater in Climate Adaptation Planning and Climate Adaptation in Freshwater Planning”, a Side-publication to the 3rd WWDR. Contracted by UNDP Water Governance Facility.

2008

Contributing author to the UNEP Side-publication to the 3rd WWDR, “Water security and ecosystem services: The critical connection”.

Early 2007

As single consultant for Sida developed a Framework-initiative for Climate-related Sida activities in Partner Countries, which should have been implemented as part of a Swedish Environmental Development Support initiated in 2007.

05 – 10/2006

Member of a team of evaluators for Sida/UTV who evaluated “The Sida/SAREC support to international and regional thematic research work”. Responsible for evaluating the support to the environment sector, including coastal zone management and forestry.

11- 12/2005

As single consultant for Sida undertaken “A Study on Sida supported projects under the framework of EU Action on Climate Change in the Context of Development Cooperation”.

09/2005 – 06/2006

Team leader for the second phase of a World Bank/Africa Section project to produce a “Cost-Benefit Framework for Sustainable Land Management in Ghana and Ethiopia”. This phase aimed at a GEF/Medium Size Project.

01 – 06/2004

Team leader for the first phase World Bank/Africa Section project under which we provided “Support to the World Bank Sustainable Land Management Product Line to develop a methodology for African countries to assess the economic costs of land degradation and the benefits of sustainable land management”.

10/2003 – 06/2004

Member of a two person-team contracted by Sida/SAREC who performed an “Evaluation of the Sida-supported “Asian Regional Research Programme in Energy, Environment and Climate (ARRPEEC) at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) in Thailand”.

Early 2003

As single consultant for Sida/SAREC. A study resulting in a proposal of a Sustainable research policy for Environment and Climate Change.

05/2002 – 02/2003

Member of a team to contracted by UNDP do a “Study and a Proposal on a Global Trust Fund on Water”.

2002 – early 2003

Advisor to the Water Action Unit and supported by World Water Council in the preparations for the 3rd World Water Forum, 2003.

02 – 05/2001

Team leader for a SIWI-team and also sub-consultant to SIWI for the Sida financed project to, in cooperation with responsible person at EC DG-Development prepare a “Communication to the European Council and Parliament on Water and Development”

01 – 04/2000

Team leader for a SIWI-team and also sub-consultant to SIWI for a project financed by the European Parliament, Directorate General for Research on “Water and Development in the Developing Countries”. The study aimed at proposing recommendations to the European Parliament in its work with EU on these issues.

1997 – 2007

Assigned by GEF/UNDP, GEF/UNEP and by GEF/World Bank to do GEF STAP reviews of International Waters’ projects:

  • In 1997 a review of the GEF/UNDP Tumen River SAP project,
  • In early 2001 of the first phase of the GEF/UNDP project to strengthening implementation capacities for nutrient reduction and transboundary cooperation in the Danube River Basin,
  • In September 2001 the review of the GEF/World Bank Senegal River project,
  • In early 2003 the initial and the final technical STAP review of the GEF/UNDP Niger project and the final technical STAP review of the GEF/UNDP Danube project, both presented for the GEF Council in May 2003,
  • In August 2003 the review of the GEF/World Bank Hai Basin project,
  • During early 2005 the GEF/STAP review of a project in Fouta Djallon, West Africa for GEF/UNEP, and
  • In 2006 a project in Kagera River Basin, part of the Nile River Basin for GEF/UNEP.
  • In 2006 engaged by GEF/UNEP as consultant on a Transboundary Diagnostic Analysis for the Amur River basin in Russia/ China/ Mongolia, a project that should have been reshaped and restarted late 2007.