Odeh Al Jayyousi, PhD.

Odeh Al Jayyousi, PhD.

International consultant in sustainability

Prof. Odeh Al-Jayyousi worked as Vice President at Royal Scientific Society and as Regional Director of IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature – Regional Office for West Asia (ROWA) from 2003-2011. He was a university professor in water resources and environment and dean of scientific research at the Applied Science University in Jordan. He has a diverse professional experience in water policy, planning and management: City of Chicago – Department of Planning, University of Illinois – Center of Urban Economic Development, Sigma – Consulting Engineers. He designed, conducted and facilitated training workshops and focus groups. He worked as a consultant with EU, ESCWA, WB and GTZ. He was nominated and selected for the Next Generation of Water Leadership Program (Stockholm,1999). He participated in the formulation of the World Water Vision 21st and the formulation of the Strategy of Biodiversity and Water in Jordan. He published over 30 articles in international journals and published a book titled Islam and Sustainable development (2012), London.