Hanspeter Liniger

Director
WOCAT

Hanspeter is the Director of the World Overview of Conservation Approaches and Technologies (WOCAT)- a global network for sharing and using knowledge on Sustainable Land Management (SLM) in local and national decision making.

He focuses on evaluation of natural resource management in watersheds (soil, water and vegetation management, nature-based solutions, disaster risk reduction); local and regional impacts of SLM especially in mountain and dryland ecosystems; training of professionals and supervision of students and using video and photography for awareness raising.

He is the lead author of the guidelines “Sustainable Rangeland Management in Sub-Saharan Africa”.