- Nov 24,2022
- Posted by: Camron
The International University for Islamic Sciences announced the granting of a professional doctorate degree in the field of urban planning and sustainable land development to Mr. Maher bin Mohammed bin Abdullah.
Mr. Maher holds a professorship in human and economic geography since 1990 Postgraduate specialized studies certificate in urbanization and development since 1996 Current work: An expert in local development and director of the program to support training mechanisms, vocational integration and employment within the German Cooperation Agency in Niger. Mr. Maher bin Mohammed bin Abdullah has a long experience of more than 30 years in the field of urban and regional planning and local development. He started his professional path since 1991 in the rank of studies officer at engineering consultancy offices as a specialist in human geography, urbanization, economic development and regional development.
During which he managed many projects and technical studies in addition to his skills in cartography and atlas design at the regional and national levels in Tunisia, Morocco and some countries in sub-Saharan Africa, and he gained many experiences in the field of data analysis using modern digital means and computer-based processors. . He is also proficient in geographic information systems and urban and national databases and masters many of their software, in addition to having contributed to the formation and support of the capabilities of engineers and senior cadres of ministries in many African countries. He also contributed to the completion of many studies and projects since the beginning of the year 2000 as an international expert in the field of territorial planning and urbanization.
He accomplished many tasks at the head of UN missions with the European Union in Chad from 2011 to 2013, then with the Netherlands Cooperation Agency in Libya to manage a project to support local governance, decentralization and the establishment of social peace between 2014 and 2015. And as an expert and head of a United Nations mission in the Congo to carry out a study on the managerial design of land development and land uses. And as an expert in supporting capabilities in the field of sustainable urban planning, managing major urban projects, monitoring and evaluation mechanisms, and local development plans, in addition to preparing the procedural guide for municipal work in the field of governance and management of public projects for urban development, within the framework of supporting major municipalities in Madagascar within AFD Program 2018-2022.
He also has experience in local public finances, developing strategies for developing local resources, participatory budgeting, activating citizen participation, and municipal development plans in Mauritania, Cameroon, and Tunisia, with many programs affiliated with the European Union, the German Cooperation, and others. He also has extensive experience in supporting employment programs and adapting vocational training systems to the requirements of the labor market in Tunisia, Mauritania and Niger. Mr. Maher bin Mohammed bin Abdullah is the founder of URBADEV for technical consulting in the field of reconstruction, development and continuous training since 2014. It is run by a group of qualified engineers in Tunisia.
He also founded the Local Observatory for Sustainable Development Association in Menzel Bouzelfa within the goals of sustainable development, environmental affairs and environmental issues for the year 2016. Arbitration and arbitration on the International Arbitrator Certificate for Arbitration and Mediation Carthage 2022 And also a training course within the program of the German Cooperation Agency and the International Academy of Good Governance in a project with the Berlin Academy 2017 as an ambassador in the field of public project governance.
He also studied in Tunisian universities between 2000 and 2006 before embarking on his journey abroad as an international expert in the field of urban planning, land development and sustainable development. To register for our professional programs, please visit the link below: