International Professional Experience

  • Advisor, Prime Ministry Turkey for UNDP/GAP Umbrella Program on Sustainable Development.Advisor to one of world’s largest multi sectoral (water, hydro power, social and industrial), integrated infra structure development project -The GAP( South eastern Anatolia Project, Turkey), being directly supervised by Prime Minister of Turkey, termed by TIME magazine as “One of the Wonders of the Modern World Abuilding” (January, 1994).

    Major Achievements

    • Designing and implementing various projects for resettlement, employment and economic investments for people affected by GAP dams.
    • Contributed extensively to Regional Development Planning, negotiations and approvals for water based integrated multi sectoral development projects from multilateral agencies like World Bank, SIDA, European Commission, JICA etc. and mobilised funding for the projects.
    • Project Management, monitoring and evaluation as per United Nations standards.