Abdelkader is programme management officer for terrestrial ecosystem management including integrated landscape approach. He is responsible for UN Environment's work on sustainable pastoralism and rangeland conservation. He is UN Environment's focal point for CPF and ILC. He has a background in forestry with extensive experience in biodiversity conservation and protected areas management.
Abdelkader is a true blend of of diverse culture and experiences couples with a perfect polyglot (Arabic, French, English, Italian).