People

Ahmad Beiranvand

  • Executive Director
  • Advisor on Natural Resources Policy and on Participatory Development

Ali Asghar Didari

  • In charge of Public Relations
  • Communication with Indigenous Peoples and Traditional Local Communities
  • Expert on Combatting Desertification and on Rural Development
Contact

Ali Razmkhah

  • Project Manager
  • Legal Advisor
  • International Law
  • Indigenous Peoples’ and Farmers’ Rights

Fahimeh Seifi

  • Sustainable Livelihoods Specialist
  • Community Facilitator
  • Investigation of the IPs/LCs in the Restoration of the Silk Road
  • Climate-friendly and Environmentally-adapted Indigenous Livestock Farming
  • Climate and Environmental Planning

Farnaz Afshar

  • Indigenous Peoples and Traditional Community Rights and Environment Legal Advisor

Ghanimat Azhdari

  • Senior Expert in Participatory GIS
  • Natural Resource Conservation and Management
  • Community Facilitator
  • Rangeland Ecologist
  • National Tribal Herbarium
  • ICCA Consortium Steering Committee Member with special responsibility for Central and West Asia and the Caucasus
Contact

Koosha Dab

  • Marine Ecologist
  • Coral Reef Expert
  • Wildlife and Underwater Photographer
  • ICCA Consortium co-coordinator for Marine and Coastal Areas for Central and West Asia and the Caucasus
Contact

Leila Vaziri Zanjani

  • Associate Ecologist
  • ICCA Consortium coordinator for Central and West Asia and the Caucasus
  • Master of Science “Landscape Ecology and Nature Conservation” from University of Greifswald, Germany

Maedeh Salimi

  • Programme Manager for Democratising Agricultural Research
  • Community Facilitator
  • Environmental Economist
  • Participatory Evolutionary Plant Breeding
  • Food Sovereignty
  • Agricultural Heritage
  • PhD Candidate in Agroecology

Mina Torki

  • Administration and Accounting Officer

Nahid Naghizadeh

  • Senior Expert in Development and Participatory Planning
  • Community Facilitator
  • Member of the board, Drynet
  • PhD candidate in Human Geography and Rural Planning

Sepideh Shakeri-Nasr

  • Expert in Environmental Sciences and Participatory GIS
  • ICCA Consortium Co-Coordinator for Marine and Coastal Areas for Central and West Asia and the Caucasus
Contact

Tiphaine Dalmas

For the ICCA Consortium and Cenesta:

  • Web and Mobile Developer
  • System Administrator
  • Web Content Management
  • PhD in Natural Language Processing