Experts' profiles - Thomas Chiramba
Thomas Chiramba
Thomas Chiramba is the Chief, Freshwater Ecosystems Unit in the Division of Environmental Policy Implementation (DEPI). His expertise lies in: integrated water resources management (bulk water resources and water supply and sanitation); transboundary water resource management; and water infrastructure development.

Thomas facilitated negotiations on agreements on transboundary water courses, and he also facilitated policy development at national and regional levels on water resources management. Thomas also organized international dialogue on controversial environmental and social issues on dams. In addition, Thomas has also provided technical advise on institutional development and on the job training to ministries and local governments on the delivery of technical services in urban and rural areas, oversaw the implementation of regional programmes on IWRM, and managed urban infrastructure planning, development and operations.

He is fluent in English and German.
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