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Search result: 11 Members found

Adamou Didier, Prof. Dr. Tidjani  
 enseignant - chercheur
 Chef de département formation pratique

Faculté d'Agronomie de l'UNiversité Abdou Moumouni de Niamey
P.O 10960 Niamey
Belgium

Phone: +22790229144
Cellphone: +22796997262
 didierta@yahoo.fr
 Skype: didiertidjani 

Thematic Expertise:
Land degradation and land restoration 

Regional Expertise:
Land management  


Aymen, Dr. Frija  
 Doctoral Student
 Postdoc Fellow

Gent University
Faculty of Bioscience engineering
Department of agricultural economics
Coupure Links 653 
9000 Gent
Belgium

Phone: + 3292646192
Fax: + 3292646264
 aymen.frija@ugent.be
 Skype: frijaaymen 

Thematic Expertise:
Institutional economics, Cost-effectiveness analysis, mathematical programming, agricultural water management 

Regional Expertise:
Developing countries 


Bielders, Prof. Dr. Charles  
 Professor
 Professor, Vice-Dean

Earth and Life Institute
Université catholique de Louvain
Croix du Sud 2, boite2 
1348 Louvain-la-Neuve
Belgium

Phone: +32 10473714
Fax: +32 10473833
 charles.bielders@uclouvain.be

Thematic Expertise:
Soil conservation, wind and water erosion, desertification, soil quality, integrated soil fertility management, surface hydrology 

Regional Expertise:
West Africa : Niger, Togo, Bénin, Burkina Faso North Africa : Algeria, Morocco Central Africa : Rwanda, Burundi, Congo 


De Boever, Maarten  
 Agricultural Engineer
 PhD student

Soil Physics Research Unit
Department of Soil Management
Ghent University
Coupure Links 653 
9000 Ghent
Belgium

Phone: +3292646037
Fax: +3292646247
 maarten.deboever@ugent.be
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Applied Soil Physics, Soil and Water Conservation, Ecohydrology 

Regional Expertise:
North Africa 


de Vanssay, Arnaud  
 Chargé de Programme

DG Developpement et Coopération
Facilité Energie ACP-UE
Commission Européenne
41 rue de la Loi 
Bruxelles 1049
Belgium

Phone: +32 2 29 58 493
Fax: +32 2 299 86 22
 arnaud.de-vanssay@ec.europa.eu

Thematic Expertise:
science -policy interface - UNCCD CST 

Eyletters, Dr Murielle  
 Maître de conférence / Scientist

Université Libre de Bruxelles
Université libre de Bruxelles
Building Architecture and Town planning
Service de mécanique des sols
Av F Roosevelt, 50 CP 194/2 
1050 Brussels
Belgium

Phone: +32 71357064
Cellphone: +32 476849017
Fax: +32 26496123
 mueylett@ulb.ac.be
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Plant physiology, quantification of abiotic stress effects on vegetation, health status of vegetation, influence on biodiversity 

Regional Expertise:
mediterranean countries, Marocco, Senegal 


Gabriels, Prof Donald  
 Prof Ghent University
 Professor

Ghent University
International Centre on Eremology
Coupure Links 653 
9000 Gent
Belgium

Phone: 32 9 264 6050
Cellphone: 32 476 898 772
Fax: 32 9 264 62 74
 donald.gabriels@ugent.be

Thematic Expertise:
desertification, land degradation, soil erosion and cotnrol, wind and water ersoion, inclined rainfall, wind tunnel experiments, soil technology, soil conditioning 

Regional Expertise:
desertification, land degradation, soil erosion and cotnrol, wind and water ersoion, inclined rainfall, wind tunnel experiments, soil technology, soil conditioning 


Maetens, Willem  
 PhD student

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Physical and Regional Geography Research Group
Celestijnenlaan 200E 
3001 Heverlee
Belgium

Phone: +32 16 326417
 willem.maetens@ees.kuleuven.be
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Use and effectiveness of soil and water conservation techniques to control runoff and soil loss. 

Regional Expertise:
Europe and the Mediterranean 


Van Cotthem, Prof. Willem  
 Honorary Professor

University of Ghent
Beeweg 36 
B 9080 ZAFFELARE
Belgium

Phone: +3293568616
Cellphone: +32478449990
 willem.vancotthem@gmail.com
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Drought / Desertification / Poverty alleviation / Sustainable Development / Soil conditioning / Small-scale gardening / Reforestation / Container gardening /  

Regional Expertise:
All continents: Consulting Development Aid Projects / Promoting Container Gardening / Seeds for Food Action 


Vanclooster, Marnik  
 Professor

Université catholique de Louvain
Earth and Life Institute / Environmental Sciences
Croix du Sud 2, boite2 
1348 Louvain-la-Neuve
Belgium

Phone: +32 104 73710
 marnik.vanclooster@uclouvain.be

Verbist, Koen  
 Agricultural Engineer
 Research Assistant

Department of Soil Management - UNESCO Chair for Eremology
University Ghent
Coupure Links 653 
9000 Ghent
Belgium

Phone: 00 32 9 264 60 58
 koen.verbist@ugent.be
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Soil Erosion, Applied Soil Physics, Rain Water Harvesting, Drought Assessment, Drought Prediction, Soil and Water Conservation, Arid Zones Mapping 

Regional Expertise:
Europe, Belgium, Flanders, Latin America, Chile