Experts' profiles - Basel Al-Yousfi
Basel Al-Yousfi
Basel Al-Yousfi is the Deputy Regional Director of the United Nations Environment Programme Regional Office for West Asia and is a specialist in chemicals and waste management and industry/environment issues.

He has Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering from the USA and is Board Certified by the American Academy of Environmental Engineers. He spent 10 years prior to joining the UN working in the international Chemical Industry, and held a Professorship at the University of Central Florida and Marshall University.

He is the Associate Editor of a major scientific Journal of ASCE, has over 50 publications in peer-reviewed journals and refereed conference proceedings.

Basel Al-Yousfi is the recipient of 1995 UCC Chairmans Award; 1996 Excellence in Design Award from the International Erosion Control Association, and 1997 Publication Award from International Solid Waste Association.
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