Instructor Biography - Juha I Uitto



Juha I. Uitto is director of the Independent Evaluation Office of the Global Environment Facility (GEF). Before that he was deputy director of the Independent Evaluation Office of UNDP. Since the late 1990s, he has held positions in UNDP and the GEF, conducting and managing a large number of programmatic and thematic evaluations, especially in the area of environment and sustainable development. He has previously worked with the United Nations University, Nordic Africa Institute, International Fund for Agricultural Development, and as consultant in development cooperation. His book, Evaluating Climate Change Action for Sustainable Development, co-edited with Jyotsna Puri and Rob van den Berg has just been published by Springer Verlag.

Juha will be instructing the following workshop(s):

IVb - Challenges in Evaluating the Sustainability of Development