Climate and Environment Assessments for DFID Health Services Team.
Business case: More Health for the Money - Programme for Aid Effectiveness and Accountability(£7M)
Preparation of climate and environment checklists for health services and systems.
Client: Development Delivery International and Dew Point
Afghanistan Business Innovation Challenge Fund (DFID): member of the expert team advising the fund manager on climate and environmental issues related to investment projects (across multiple sectors) in Afghanistan. Also responsible for the preparation of an Environmental Guidance Note for circulation to applicants. Client: Landell Mills
Environmental Impact Assessment of DFID Business Cases: Multi-year Core Contribution to Multilateral Organisations:
Climate Change and Environment Assurance of DFID support for the UN Department of Political Affairs (DPA)
Climate and Environmental Appraisals for DFID Health Services Team:
WHO Department of Neglected Tropical Diseases – Capacity strengthening and co-ordination of the Visceral Leishmaniasis Programme
Support to WHO and other international organisations for the elimination of trachoma
Client: Dew Point
Climate Change and Environment Assurance Notes, appraisals and revisions of Business Cases:
DFID Uganda - PBRS and Uganda Red Cross programmes (£80M)
DFID Uganda – Strategic Infrastructure Fund
Climate Change and Environmental Impact of Multilateral Organisations: Core funding of UNCERF - Assurance note and Preparation of text for Business Case. Client: Dew Point
Consultancy for the Ministry of Science and Technology to write the Environmental and Social Management Plan (ESMP) for the Southern Tsetse Eradication Project concerning the proposal to control animal trypanosomiasis in the southern Ethiopian Rift Valley using various techniques including large-scale aerial spraying. Field consultations, stakeholder seminars, workshops, reviews of technical and policy documents were part of the methodology used to assess the likely project outcomes. The ESMP (for AfDB) identified the potential benefits and adverse impacts of all proposed interventions and recommended mitigation, monitoring and enhancement measures, capacity building and training needs. Client: Ministry of Science and Technology and AfDB.
Development of distance learning course modules for the University of Cape Town’s Postgraduate Course on Pesticide Risk Management (Diploma and M.Sc.). 1. Environmental Risk Assessment 2. Ecotoxicology 3. Pesticide Impact Assessment – field practice. Client. UNFAO, PAN UK and U.o Cape Town
S. America/UK 2010
Specialist opinion provided for litigation case concerning aspects of spray drift and environmental impact from aerial applications of herbicide formulations to manage illicit crops. Client: Confidential