Lazare Nzeyimana

International Project Manager

Mr Lazare Nzeyimana holds an MSc in Water Resources and Livelihood Security with more than 16 years working experience in the environmental sector. Areas of expertise are Water Resources Planning and Management, Climate Adaptation, Environmental and social Impact Analysis. He is a part-time PhD student developing methods for enhancing resilience to drought in the context of Climate Change

Lazare has an extensive experience in project appraisal, analysis of knowledge gaps and needs in environmental country policies connected to societal challenges. In previous missions, he has been responsible for the development and coordination of international capacity-building initiatives on the fields of solid waste, water, environment and climate. The assignments included among others evaluation of projects applications and mentorship during projects implementation.

Lazare is originally from Burundi (East Africa) and has a vast experience of climate and environmental work in developing countries like Tanzania, Kenya, Mozambique, Angola, Rwanda, Burundi and Uganda. Through projects monitoring and mentorship, he has been in regular contact with many students and institutions working on climate, energy, water, agriculture, transportation, finance, urban planning, etc. Lazare professional market includes the countries: Zambia, Kenya, Mozambique, Tanzania, Bangladesh, Macedonia and Ukraine

He is fluent in French, English, Swedish, Swahili and understands Spanish and Portuguese

Les rizière de Banfora

Gestion de l’eau dans le périmètre rizicole de la plaine de Douna

Gaspillage de l'eau, baisse de la pluie, mauvaise gestion de la production, rechercher mode de gestion participatif eau et bassin-versant /meilleure résilience des exploitants/communauté.  

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West African countries participating in advanced training on climate change

Formation Afrique de l'Ouest 2010-2011

SMHI Formation sur Changements Climatiques en Afrique de l'Ouest 2010-2011 

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SMHI's Advanced Training Programme on Climate Change

Advanced Training Programme on Climate Change

The SMHI Advanced Training Programme on Climate Change for planners and decision makers in developing countries. It included courses in Sweden and follow-up in the home country.


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Lazare is a member of the following Themes, Networks or Projects

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Gender and Social Equality

This theme aims to deepen engagement on issues of gender and social equality in the context of environment and development, foster collaborations and strengthen capacity.
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Drylands Resource Guide

This guide highlights research and learning for climate change hotspots, with annotations from ASSAR academics to guide you to the most relevant and useful information for your work.
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Disasters and Climate Change

Generating knowledge to integrate disaster risk reduction (DRR) with equitable, sustainable and resilient development, recognizing that development and DRR are interlinked.  
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Guidelines and tools for assessing the social and biophysical vulnerability to climate change.
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Climate Adaptation Training

Training modules and other resources on climate analysis, vulnerability assessment and adaptation planning.
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weADAPT Guidance

This space is dedicated to collect guidance material about weADAPT and how you, as a weADAPT member can benefit from the platform!
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