Claus Aagaard Pedersen

Project Manager
claus.pedersen@niras.se
+46 (0)8 5455 3327

Claus holds a Cand. Scient. Soc in Development Studies and has a broad academic background. He has long experience in natural resources programme implementation within Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM); Transboundary Water Management (TWM); Integrated Coastal Development; Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA); and river basin planning. His main expertise is capacity building programme design, implementation and management -  with focus on issues related to organizational strengthening, integrated planning, sustainable development, and good governance including public participation and information sharing. Mr. Pedersen builds relations, creates networks, and he stimulates a spirit of hope and change. He has worked extensively in Asia, Middle East/North Africa and Africa.

Key qualifications:

  • Capacity building programme design and implementation
  • Programme leadership and management
  • Mentoring, relation building, networking, advocacy and change

Claus is fluent in Danish, English and Swedish.