Jawad Habib

SSA-Remote Sensing & Geo-information

Geospatial Solutions

Jawad Habib joined ICIMOD in November 2018 and is responsible for geographic and geospatial data collection, management, and mapping of tabular data of the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL)/ Management Information System (MIS); interpolation of climatic and other point data to create weather, precipitation, and crop maps; and calculation of various agricultural indices using Landsat/Sentinel images in ArcGIS and Erdas Imagine, which supports activities related to MAIL development projects as well as monitoring and evaluation information management system.

Before joining ICIMOD, Habib served as an intern at the Pakistan Forest Institute, Peshawar, and the Urban Unit, Lahore. He also worked as a mapping assistant at the Directorate of Refugees and Repatriation, Peshawar, under the Ministry of Refugees and Repatriation. Habib has a BS degree in Geomatics (Remote Sensing and GIS) from the University of Peshawar, Pakistan.