Jonas Novén

Country Representative
NIRAS Lao Office

Mr Novenhas more than 20 years professional experience within natural resources and land management in an international context. He has spent more than 10 years abroad working longterm on various development projects in Southeast Asia, mostly linked to rural development and natural resources management. He is further an experienced programme manager, having managed and coordinated a multitude of projects in Asia and Europe and is currently managing NIRAS local office in Lao PDR. His technical expertise covers land administration and mapping, GIS, remote sensing, integrated land use planning, land use assessments, livelihoods development and capacity development.

Key qualifications:

  • Land Use planning and mapping
  • Capacity development
  • Project Management

Jonas is fluent in Swedish, English, Lao and French