Jan Hinrichs

Senior Natural Resources Economist, East Asia Department
Profile / Bio: 

Mr. Hinrichs joined ADB as Natural Resources Economist in 2015. He is designing and implementing loan and technical assistance projects in the agriculture sector of East Asian countries. Developing projects with the application of internet-connected sensors to enhance traceability and access to e-commerce has been a focus of his work.

Prior to joining ADB, Mr. Hinrichs was working at the UN FAO since 2005 where he was primarily responsible for designing and supervising value chain studies for technical and policy papers on the economics of transboundary disease control. Mr. Hinrichs received his Doctoral, Master’s, and Bachelor’s degrees in Agricultural Economics from Humboldt University, Berlin, GER in 2005, 2002, and 1998 respectively


Title Date Learning Materials Topic
Gansu Internet-plus Based Socialized Agricultural Service System Project 15 June 2017 Slides Agriculture and Natural Resources, Climate Change, Environment, ICT, Water
Low Carbon rangeland and livestock management Integrated and Transformative Green Urban Rural Approaches in Mongolia 21 April 2022 Slides Climate Change, Environment, Energy