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Dr. Allen L. Clark

Project Manager of the Natural Disaster Policy, Legislation and Management Project/Senior Fellow

Dr ClarkBiographical Information

Dr. Allen L. Clark is a Senior Fellow at the East-West Center (EWC), an Adjunct Professor with the University of Hawaii and the Senior Program Development Specialist of the Pacific Disaster Center (formerly the Executive Director) at Kihei, Maui.

Dr. Clark received his Ph.D. in Geology from the University of Idaho and undertook post-graduate studies in Mineral Economics at Stanford University.

Dr. Clark's career, spanning over 40 years, has been in industry (Kennecott Copper, American Smelting and Refining and Centromin Peru), government (14 years with the U.S. Geological Survey), private sector, International Institute for Resource Development (founder and Director General) and PACRIM Resources Inc (Vice President) of Kailua, Hawaii and during the last 20 years with the East-West Center and the University of Hawaii.

Dr. Clark, the author/co-author of more than 250 publications, convener of more than 50 international conferences and training programs, has worked directly in more than 90 countries and has been a consultant for the Agency for International Development, World Bank, Asian Development Bank and numerous United Nations organizations, international aid agencies and private industry.

Speech Titles / Topics

  1. Urbanization in the Asia Pacific Region
  2. Natural Disasters and Disaster Management
  3. Social, Cultural, environmental Impacts of Global

Past Organizations Addressed
Approximately 400 Local to International