Development of environmental guidelines for and provision of technical assistance to two African NGOs (ISD,Ethiopia; AGENDA,Tanzania) to help deliver risk assessments of pesticide use in rural areas. Rapid Risk Assessment guidelines and mapping tool produced for NGOs needing to increase their capacity in pesticide safety and ecological monitoring Client: PAN-UK
Research for and production of (co-author) a 122 page manual to assist ACP countries to establish viable programmes of environmental contaminant and pharmaceutical residue monitoring in capture and aquaculture fisheries that comply with the regulations of EU markets. Client: NR International Ltd.
Environmental Screening Notes and analyses prepared for DFID projects in Africa, S.E.Asia and the Caribbean: such as:
Cambodia Poverty Reduction Budget Support Programme (PRBS)
Governance and Poverty Policy Analysis and Advice Programme: Vietnam.
Environmental analysis, Indonesia: to help inform DFID Country Assistance Plan
Sudan post-conflict risk mapping (implication for NR)
Discrimination in Response to HIV and AIDS in the Caribbean
Anti-corruption reforms in Uganda (implications for NR)
Defence transformation in Sudan (implications for NR)
DFID Uganda water and sanitation programme for health improvements
Client: Harewelle International Ltd. and NR International Ltd.
Keynote speaker to AU ministerial meeting on strategic environmental issues of wide scale pesticide use for control of disease vectors affecting 10M km2 in 37 African countries Client African Union
Co-production of a policy and advisory document to assist policy definition in DFID’s new Research Into Use Programme: ‘A Practical Approach to the Appraisal of Environmental Risks Associated with the Use of RIUP technologies’ 66pp. Also proposed RIU technologies to help communities adapt to climate change. Client: NR International Ltd
Tanzania and Ethiopia 2006
Public and private sector training of trainers in pesticide incident reporting (Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions), ecotoxicology and ecological monitoring methods. Client: PAN UK
Tunisia, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Botswana, Cameroun 2006
Strategic Environmental Assessment of the PAN African Tsetse and Trypanomiasis Eradication Programme Phase II. Team member on country missions with primary responsibility for researching potential environmental and social impacts of the programme. Client AfDB
Responsible for the establishment and management of the CBS Bioscience incubator for toxic hazards at Nanyang Polytechnic Singapore Client BAE Systems
R&D on the bioremediation of soils contaminated with naphthenic insulating oils that employ green waste streams. Client EDF (Electricité de France)
Europe EUREKA 2002-5
Co-author and research manager for €3m EUREKA programme to design and build a prototype Safe Soil Tester for rapid screening of soils for organic contaminants (pesticides, PAH, pet hydrocarbons) (biotechnology application).Client UK DTI