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Ammann, Dr. Walter J.  
 earthquake engineer
 President/ CEO

Global Risk Forum GRF Davos
Sw
Promenade 35 
CH-7270 Davos
Switzerland

Phone: +41 81 414 16 00
Fax: +4181414 16 10
 walter.ammann@grforum.org
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Natural Hazards (droughts, floods)ecosystem services 8protection forests, etc)interdisciplinary research land degradationerosion controlleco-ebngineeringintegrative risk management 

Regional Expertise:
alpine environmentcentral Asia, ChinaLatin AmericaEurope 


Liniger, Dr. Hanspeter  
 Geographer
 WOCAT coordinator

Centre for Development and Environment
University of Bern
Hallerstrasse 10 
3012 Bern
Switzerland

Phone: +41 31 6318845
Cellphone: +41 76 3235031
Fax: +41 31 6318544
 hanspeter.liniger@cde.unibe.ch
 Skype: hanspeter_liniger 
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Sustainable land management (SLM); soil and water conservation, impact of land use on water, Off-site impacts, compilation of guidelines and best SLM practices for Sub-Saharan Africa, Book "where the land is greener, decision support for SLM  

Regional Expertise:
Drylands and highland-lowland area of Mount Kenya (10 years living and working in Nanyuki, and since 25 years involved), Central Asia (on and off since 10 years), China (6 missions over the last 13 years), Mongolia (since 3 years) 


Rueff, Henri  
 (PhD)
 Researcher

Physical Geography and Environmental Change
Department of Environmental Sciences
University of Basel
Klingelbergstr. 27  
4056 Basel
Switzerland

Phone: +41 (0)61 267 46 45
Cellphone: +41 (0)78 607 79 66
 henri.rueff@unibas.ch
 Skype: henrirueff 
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Climate hazard, dryland afforestation, carbon sequestration, pastoral systems, carbon finance, payment for ecosystem services 

Regional Expertise:
Middle East, South Asia, Inner Asia, North Africa 


Schwilch, Gudrun  
 Geographer
 Senior Research Scientist

Centre for Development and Environment CDE
University of Bern
Hallerstrasse 10 
3012 Bern
Switzerland

 gudrun.schwilch@cde.unibe.ch
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Sustainable Land Management SLM Soil and Water Conservation WOCAT Desertification remediation and mitigation Monitoring and assessment Decision support 

Regional Expertise:
Morocco, Mediterranean, Kenya, Ethiopia 


Sperlich, Prof. Stefan  
 Professeur ordinaire d'économétrie

Université de Genève
Département d'économétrie
Bd du Pont d'Arve 40 
1211 Genève 4
Switzerland

Phone: +41 22 37 98223
Fax: +41 22 37 98299
 stefan.sperlich@unige.ch
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Econometric Modelling, Non- and Semiparametric Statistics 

Regional Expertise:
Europe