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Iddrisu Abdullah

Title
Mr.
First name
Iddrisu
Last name
Abdullah
Gender
M
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Other Disciplines
Natural Resource Management
Political Science
Environmental planning
Political Science
UN languages spoken

English

Other Languages Old
Ghana
Job function
Deputy Director
Name of Organisation
Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology
Street Address Organisation
P. O. Box M232
City Organisation
Accra
Country Organisation
Ghana
Telephone number
233 21 666 049
Email
barnes@africaonline.com.gh
Work experience
1. Participated in drawing up Ghana's Environmental Action Plan;_x000D_
2. Review environmental legislation in the water sector in Ghana_x000D_
3. Lectured on key economic and legal instruments for environmental management in West Africa_x000D_
4. Participated in the negotiations of the UN Convention to Combat Desertification_x000D_
5. Organised awareness creation on the UNCCD_x000D_
6. Member, National Planning and Project Committee for reviewing consultants work on inventory of multilateral agreements signed by Ghana_x000D_
7. Participated in drawing up Ghana's land policy
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
B.A., Social Sciences_x000D_
M.Sc., Regional Planning_x000D_
B.A., Law (professional)
Number of Publications
14
Publication titles
1. Housing and Workplace Environments Affecting Human Development in Ghana, Human Development Report 1998 (in print);_x000D_
2. Iddrisu, A., 1993: Land Degradation and Desertification in Ghana, UNEP Publication: Environmental Management Issues and Solutions;_x000D_
3. Iddrisu, A., 1989: Environmental Considerations in the Provision of Socio Technical Infrastructure, UNEP Publication, Ecosystem Management in Dev. Countries Vol. III;_x000D_
4. Iddrisu, A., Ofosu, G., 1987: Environmental Impact Assessment as a Planning Tool. Report of Conference on Planning and Development in the Third World: Problems and Solutions;_x000D_
5. Iddrisu, A., 1982: Land Tenure System and Agricultural Production in Northern and Ashanti Regions of Ghana
Awards
1. UNEP/UNESCO Fellowship for Study in Ecology_x000D_
2. UNDP Fellowship for EIA Study
Other activities
- Ghana Institute of Planners_x000D_
- Ghana Bar Association_x000D_
- International Association of Impact Assessment