Gerhard Bechtold

  Consultant for National (Geo-)Information Systems and Database Setup, for Natural Resources Assessments   

I have been working for 23 years in management and set-up of national information systems and land evaluation. I am the founder and developer of GILES (Ethiopia, FAO- UNDP), JOSCIS (Jordan, SSLRC of UK-EU), ILUD (Indonesia, GTZ with BPN- ADB ) and YERD (Yemen, FAO- UNDP and Agristudio-EU); including project evaluation in South Africa (GTZ) and project formulation work in Ethiopia, Jordan, Iraq (UNOPS). Most recently, I was the Chief Information Officer in Eritrea and Ethiopia (with United Nations: UNOPS) at the Mine Action Coordination Center (MACC) of the UN Mission to Eritrea and Ethiopia (UNMEE).

I am currently working and living in Accra, Ghana, setting up the GIS of the Town and Country Planning Department under the Land Administration Project.

My academic background is geography (MSc) and computer sciences.

My addresses:

Telephone in Ghana: +233-(0)21-784362 and +233-(0)24-5935213 (mobile)
Mobile in Germany: +49-(0)151-51546378 and +49-(0)170-6977229
e-mail (alternate):
Office location: 5.55172° N, 0.19622° W

Postings worldwide
Postings worldwide

Work in Brazil: Terra Preta Work in Ethiopia: GILES Work in Jordan: JOSCIS Work in Yemen: YERD Work in Indonesia: ILUD
Detailed map about my worldwide activities
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