Mary Frances Davidson

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FTP Deputy Director

Mary Frances Davidson

M.Sc.

Short Bio

Mary Frances Davidson has a wide-ranging experience in environmental science, sustainability, education, development, and administration. Her research background centers around higher education for sustainability, programme evaluation, institutional capacity building, and implementation of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. She began working at the Fisheries Training Programme in 2011, and since that time her responsibilities have focused on international fisheries development, including coordinating short courses in developing countries, strategic planning, programme monitoring and evaluation, and instruction on sustainability, gender mainstreaming in development, research project design and academic writing. As the Deputy Director, Mary Frances is responsible for the administration of the six-month programme of the UNESCO GRÓ Fisheries Training Programme.

Education

  • M.Sc., University of Iceland

Activities

Short Course

Quality Management and Value Addition in Fisheries in Bangladesh

8.05.2016 - 12.05.2016
Bangladesh
28 24 4
Short Course

Development potential of the fisheries sector

1.01.2015
Iceland
13 7 6
Short Course

Management of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Procedures

17.04.2016 - 30.04.2016
Iceland
18 10 8
Short Course

Production Planning and Profitability Assessment of Aquaculture Enterprises

1.01.2013 - 1.01.2013
Namibia
16 12 4
Short Course

Project Cycle Management

4.06.2012 - 8.06.2012
Saint Lucia
21 15 6
Conference

IIFET

1.01.2016 - 1.01.2016
United Kingdom
10 6 4
Conference

IIFET - Seattle

13.08.2018 - 13.08.2018
United States
17 13 4