Mohammad Rabi Qazi Zada

Remote Sensing and GIS Associate

Geospatial Solutions

Mohammad Rabi Qazizada joined ICIMOD in November 2018, where he focuses on land use/land cover mapping, digital image processing, watershed analysis and mapping, irrigation system mapping, and spatial analysis in Afghanistan.
He worked as an Environmental Safeguard Specialist at the Irrigation Directorate of the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL) and has experience working in different capacities with organizations such as the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (UNFAO), Action on Climate Today, and Welthungerhilfe. 

He has contributed to two gray literature works and translated several national-level documents. He was also directly involved in designing and conducting a national-level assessment commissioned by UNFAO entitled “Capacity development need assessment on sustainable land and forest management in Afghanistan”. Qazizada has a BSc in Environmental Science from Kabul University, Afghanistan.