Anastasiya Shyrokaya

Anastasiya Shyrokaya
Uppsala University | UU · Department of Earth Sciences

Master of Science

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Additional affiliations
May 2020 - August 2021
Center for Development Research (ZEF) University of Bonn
Position
  • Research Assistant
Description
  • Cost and benefit assessment of land restoration in the Great Green Wall initiative
September 2019 - January 2021
LANDT
Position
  • Research Assistant
Description
  • - Assisted with Exposure visit of Ministry of Finance and Central Bank delegation from Afghanistan and Nigeria aimed to improve access to finance and international aid management; - Supported the Agricultural Project aimed to facilitate access to finance for agricultural sector in Central Asia; - Assisted Development Research on feasibility of solar panels fund establishment in Central Asia; - Created Matrix for measuring the Impact of development cooperation and employment in Central Asia;
March 2019 - July 2019
UNCCD
Position
  • Assistant of the Coordinator for Central and Eastern Europe
Description
  • - Directly assisted UNCCD regional coordinator for Central Asia and Eastern Europe in the Belarus dried Peatlands restoration project for carbon storage and biodiversity conservation; - Analyzed Aral Sea Basin Programme (ASBP) results, progress, and improvement strategies; - Collected information for Eastern Europe and Central Asia region, assessed National Contribution Plans to achieve land degradation neutrality (LDN), explored new methods of cooperation; Prepared various documents for COP 14;
Education
September 2021 - September 2025
Uppsala University
Field of study
  • Environmental Analysis
September 2018 - March 2021
University of Bonn
Field of study
  • Environmental and Resource Economics
September 2012 - September 2016
Belarusian State Economic University
Field of study
  • Agricultural Economics

Publications

Publications (2)
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Land degradation in the Sahel threatens livelihoods and food security. The Great Green Wall programme is a colossal initiative to restore 100 million hectares of degraded ecosystems across 11 countries in the region, which started in 2007 to also promote sustainable development and climate change mitigation. We evaluated the economic costs and bene...
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The Sahel region is confronted with a severe problem of land degradation, which is jeopardizing livelihoods and stymieing efforts to eradicate food insecurity. The Great Green Wall programme is a colossal initiative designed to improve communities’ resilience and restore degraded ecosystems by planting locally suitable native trees and grasses. We...

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