My Work With UNEP in Afghanistan
from 2009 through 2016
Jon consulted with the United Nations Environmental Programme in Afghanistan since 2009, making eleven missions through 2016. Work inlcuded helping to plan two national parks and developing and field test strategies to help rmeonte mountain villags becoem more resilent ot climte change and reduce risk from naural disasters.
Jon also prepared a master plan for the Kabul Zoo.
Update September 2013
September/October 2013 finds me there again there working in Kabul this time.
UHere are some of the things I've seen, learned and worked on regarding:
Here is some additional background on some of the global UNEP work of which I'm a small but appreciative part. It's great to be an armchair environmentalist, better to be a community activist and for those able, you can't beat field work on the cutting edge where "sustainability" is a life or death issue to very real people!
Last updated: September 2013