TAA CV - Mr Anthony John Treen

Personal data
Year of Birth: 1948 TAA Member No: 1444
Contact Address: Nationality: British
Permanent Phone Number: +44 (0) 1404 841 872 Mobile Phone No: +44 (0) 7986 659 374
Email Address: Tony@TonyBugs.com Personal Webpage:
Record of posts and assignments
Year Job Title Organisation Country Responsibilities
2013 Pesticide Legislation Specialist Productive Agriculture Project. USAID/ACDI/VOCA Tajikistan Review of pesticide legislation and registration system. Development of road map for changes
2010-11 Capacity Building Specialist Incentives Driving Economic Alternatives. USAID / ACDI/VOCA Afghanistan Pesticide retailer associations, training, certification, pesticide legislation, IPM, pesticide application, input supply.
2008 Pesticides and Regulatory Specialist Cardno Agrisystems / EC South Africa Final Evaluation Mission, South Africa Pesticide Initiative Program.
2007-10 IPM Consultant CropLife International UK UAE, Italy, Ethiopia, Uzbekistan Development of Introduction to IPM training course for global use. Courses for trainers. Visiting lecturer University of Bari, Italy
2005-06 IPM and Extension Specialist Agriculture Reconstruction and Development Program for Iraq. USAID / DAI Iraq IPM strategies for high value crops. Development of a national agricultural extension service. Pesticide dealer associations and training.
2004 Agricultural Pesticide Sector Consultant Agricultural Policy Advisory Project. GTZ Azerbaijan Analysis of the agricultural pesticide sector
1995-2004 IPM Specialist Cotton Sector Promotion Program. GTZ Egypt Liberalisation of government pest management services, support to greater private sector involvement, legislatory aspects, pesticide retailer certification scheme, farmer and retailer participatory training
2002 Pesticide Dealer Consultant Fayoum IPM Project. Dutch Aid Egypt Pesticide retailer surveys, retailer training
2001 Pest Management and Pesticides Consultant Final Evaluation Mission. EU Bhutan Review of IPM crop packages, training programmes, environmental impact, pesticide legislation, privatisation of pesticide distribution
1991-94 Pest Management Advisor Cotton Development Project. EU / ULG Bangladesh Cotton seed farm pest management, extension, research.
1991-95 Team Leader / IPM Specialist Cotton IPM Project. KfW / HTS Egypt Introduction of pest scouting and improved spray application methods. 420,000ha and 18,000 MinAg staff
1998-91 Pest Management Advisor Cotton Development Project. EU / ULG Bangladesh Cotton seed farm pest management, extension, research, staff training.
1982-88 Snr Research Off / Cotton Entomologist ODA / GoS Swaziland Cotton pest management research trials. General research station/trial management
Skills, expertise and qualifications
Principal Discipline:  Agriculture
Subsidiary fields: Cotton, Crop Protection, Extension, Participatory Development, Pest Management, Project Management, Project Appraisal, Public Sector Reform, Research, Rural Development, Training
Higher education: B.Sc. Joint General, Agriculture / Agricultural Zoology. University College of North Wales, Bangor, 1971
Countries worked in:  Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Egypt, Ethiopia, Iraq, Italy, Kenya, South Africa, Swaziland, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Uzbekistan
Languages: English (MT); French (F); Arabic (F)
Last Updated: 09/07/2014