Career Summary Viewer: Mr David John Radcliffe

Personal Information
Title: Mr TAA Member No: 757
Forenames: David John Year of Birth: 1950
Surname: Radcliffe Email Address:

University Qualification & Completion Year

1971 Bangor University B.Sc (Hons) (Biochem./soil science)
1973 Aberdeen University M.Sc (Soil science)

Career Summary
1. Soil surveyor with Hunting Technical Services, working in Iraq, Indonesia, Cote D'Ivoire, Nigeria and Somalia.
2. Land evaluation specialist and later Chief Technical Adviser for FAO in projects in Mozambique, Ethiopia and Botswana.
3. Land use agronomist on Southern Highlands Integrated Rural Development Project in Papua New Guinea.
4. Freelance consultant, engaged in agriculture and environmental projects in China, Ethiopia, Armenia, Eritrea and Thailand.
5. Rural Livelihoods Adviser for DFID, responsible for programmes in Ethiopia, former Soviet countries, Afghanistan and India. Also secondment to European Commission working on agricultural research for development.
6. Freelance consultant (semi-retired). Current assignment with DFID on IFAD-managed Adaptation for Smallholder Agriculture Programme  

Last Updated: 02/01/2018