Constituencies, Council Members and Alternates

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Afghanistan, Jordan, Iraq, Lebanon, Pakistan, Syria, Yemen

Dr. Jasim ALMOHAMADI

Deputy Minister for Environmental Affairs
Ministry of Health and Environment
Almasbah Street / Al-Karad P.O. Box 10062
Baghdad 10069
Iraq
Tel: +00964 01 7177828
Email: moen_iraq@yahoo.com; moen.iraq@gmail.com
Date of Appointment: Jul, 2017

Mr. Tarek El Khatib

Minister
Ministry of Environment
Lazarieh Building - Downtown
Beirut
Lebanon
Tel: +961 1 976 5333 / +961 1 976 510
Fax: +961 1 976 535 / +961 1 981 532
Email: n.khoury@moe.gov.lb, R.rahmeh@moe.gov.lb, c.saadeh@moe.gov.lb
Date of Appointment: Aug, 2017
Albania, Bulgaria, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Georgia, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Ukraine

Mrs. Danijela Bozanic

Head of Climate Change Unit
Ministry of Environmental Protection
1, Omladinskih Brigada Street
Belgrade
Republic of Serbia
Tel: +381 112603736
Email: danijela.bozanic@ekologija.gov.rs
Date of Appointment: Feb, 2018

Mr. Vladyslav Marushevskyi

Head of International Project Coordination Division
Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine
35 Mytropolyta V. Lypkivskogo Str.
Kyiv 03035
Ukraine
Tel: +38044 206 20 28
Fax: +38044 206 31 11
Email: marushevskyi@menr.gov.ua, Marush.ua@gmail.com
Date of Appointment: Feb, 2018
Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia

Mr. Rachid Firadi

Director of Partnership, Communication and Cooperation
Secretariat of State in Charge of Sustainable Development
9, Avenue Araar, Secteur 16, Hay Riad
Rabat, Rabat-Sale-Kenitra 10100
Morocco
Tel: +212 5 37576637
Fax: +212 5 37576648
Email: firadienvironnement@gmail.com; firadi@environnement.gov.ma; dpcc@environnement.gov.ma
Date of Appointment: Feb, 2018

Mrs. Sabria Bnouni Ben Ammar

Director General for External Relations
Ministry of Local Affairs and Environment
Cite administrative, rue du Developpement, Cite El Khadra
Tunis 1003
Tunisia
Tel: + 216 70 243923
Fax: 011 216 70 728 655
Email: sabria.bnouni@mineat.gov.tn; sabriabnouni@gmail.com
Date of Appointment: Feb, 2018
Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Mr. Julio Ingles Joao Ferreira

Advisor to the Minister
Ministry of Environment
Avenida de Portugal, Rua dos Enganos, Edificio Zimbo Tower
Luanda
Angola
Tel:
Email: chandalajif@yahoo.com
Date of Appointment: May, 2018

Mr. Khulekani Mpofu

Chief Natural Resources Officer
Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA)
P.Bag 0068
Gaborone
Botswana
Tel: + 267 3902 050, + 267 3644 615
Fax: + 267 3902 051
Email: khmpofu@gov.bw; khulekani.mpofu@gmail.com; onepetros@gov.bw
Date of Appointment: May, 2018
Antigua And Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, St. Kitts And Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago

Mr. Fitzroy JAMES

Director of Economic and Technical Cooperation and GEF Operational Focal Point for Grenada
Ministry of Economic Development, Planning and Trade
Financial Complex, The Carenage, St. George's
St. George
Grenada
Tel: 1 473 435 8889
Fax: 1 473 534 9060/ 1 473 415 0165
Email: fitzroyjamesgda@gmail.com, fitzroyjames@gmail.com
Date of Appointment: Mar, 2017

Mr. Moise Jean-Pierre

GEF Operational Focal Point
Ministry of Environment
Ministere de L'Environnement Rue 4, PACOT
Port-Au-Prince HT6110
Haiti
Tel: (509) 3606 8222
Email: moisejp8@hotmail.com
Date of Appointment: Mar, 2017
Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay

Mr. Manrique Altavista

Secretary
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship
Esmeralda 1212
Buenos Aires, C.A.B.A. 1007
Argentina
Tel: +54 11 4789 7405
Email: atv@mrecic.gov.ar; zlm@mrecic.gov.ar
Date of Appointment: May, 2018

Mrs. Martha Carolina Cuba Villafuerte de Cronkleton

Director of Cooperation and International Affairs Office
Ministry of Environment
Av. Javier Prado Oeste 1440, San Isidro
Lima 27
Peru
Tel: +511 611 6000 ext. 1430
Email: mcuba@minam.gob.pe
Date of Appointment: May, 2018
Armenia, Belarus, Russian Federation

Mr. Nuritdin R. Inamov

Director, Department of International Cooperation
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
4/6 Bolshaya Gruzinskaya Str.
Moscow 123995
Russian Federation
Tel: + 7 499 766 2672
Fax: 011 7 495 254-8283
Email: inamov@mnr.gov.ru; vikulova@mnr.gov.ru
Date of Appointment: Apr, 2011

Mr. Areg Gharabegian

Advisor to the Minister
Ministry of Nature Protection of Republic of Armenia
3rd Government Building
Yerevan 0010
Republic of Armenia
Tel: +374 11 818534
Email: aregg@yahoo.com
Date of Appointment: Jun, 2017
Australia, New Zealand, Republic of Korea

Mr. Peter Elder

Director, Climate and Environment Funds
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
R.G. Casey Building, John McEwen Crescent, Barton
Canberra, ACT 0221
Australia
Tel: +61 2 6261 9208
Email: peter.elder@dfat.gov.au
Date of Appointment: May, 2017

Mr. Nathan Glassey

Lead Adviser Environment
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
195 Lambton Quay
Wellington 6160
New Zealand
Tel: + 64 4 439 8570
Email: nathan.glassey@mfat.govt.nz
Date of Appointment: May, 2018
Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Hungary, Luxembourg, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Turkey

Mr. Jozef BUYS

Attache
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Directorate-general for Development Cooperation, Karmelietenstraat 15
Brussels B1000
Belgium
Tel: + 32 2 501 4897
Fax: 011 32 251 9 0570
Email: jozef.buys@diplobel.fed.be
Date of Appointment: Feb, 2016

Mr. Mustafa Hakan HELVA

Head of Department of EU and Foreign Relations
Ministry of Forestry and Water Affairs
Bestepe Mah.Alparsian Turkes Cad. No. 71 06330 Yenimahalle
Ankara
Turkey
Tel: +90 312 207 54 11
Fax: +90 312 207 54 54
Email: mhhelva@ormansu.gov.tr
Date of Appointment: May, 2016
Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

Dr. Stefan Marco Schwager

Head, International Climate and Biodiversity Finance and the GEF
Federal Office for the Environment
Papiermuehlestrasse 172
Bern 3003
Switzerland
Tel: + 41 31 322-6956
Fax: 011 41 31 323-0349
Email: stefan.schwager@bafu.admin.ch; gabriela.blatter@bafu.admin.ch; konrad.specker@eda.admin.ch; antonia.sutter@eda.admin.ch
Date of Appointment: Jun, 2013

Mr. Konrad Specker

Head, Global Program Climate Change
EDA-DEZA
Freiburgstrasse 130
Bern CH 3003
Switzerland
Tel: +41 58 46 23357
Email: konrad.specker@eda.admin.ch; stefan.schwager@bafu.admin.ch
Date of Appointment: Aug, 2017
Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka

Ms. Aparna Subramani

Executive Director
Indian Administrative Service
The World Bank 1818 H Street NW
Washington, District of Colombia 20433
United States
Tel: +1 202 458 0235
Fax: +1 202 522 1553
Email: asubramani@worldbank.org; saurabhvijay@worldbank.org
Date of Appointment: Sep, 2017

Dr. Kazi Anowarul Hoque

Additional Secretary
Ministry of Finance
Economic Relations Division Sher-e-Bangla Nagar
Dhaka
Bangladesh
Tel: +88 02 9119982
Email: kazianowarulhoque@yahoo.com
Date of Appointment: Mar, 2018
Benin, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo

Mr. Abdul Bakarr Salim

Monitoring and Evaluation Manager
Environment Protection Agency-Sierra Leone
210101 railway line, Brookfields
Freetown 232
Sierra Leone
Tel: 0023278-363989
Email: abdul_salim007@yahoo.co.uk
Date of Appointment: Mar, 2016

Mr. Comlan AWOUGNON

Economiste Gestionnaire, Specialiste en Amenagement du Territoire et Gestion des Collectives
Ministere de l'Environnement et des Ressources Forestieres
01BP 4825
Lome
Togo
Tel: +228 90 13 45 04
Fax: +228 22 21 03 33
Email: eawougnon@yahoo.fr
Date of Appointment: Feb, 2016
Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador

Ms. Laura Camila Bermudez Wilches

International Cooperation, Office of International Affairs
Ministry of the Environment and Sustainable Development
Calle 37, No. 8-40
Bogota
Colombia
Tel: + 571 3323 400 x 2478, + 571 310 864 9895
Email: lbermudez@minambiente.gov.co
Date of Appointment: Mar, 2017

Ms. Maria Carola Iniguez Zambrano

Undersecretary of Multilateral Affairs
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Human Mobility
Carrion E1-76 Y Av. 10 de Agosto
Quito, Pichincha 170526
Ecuador
Tel: +593 22993200 ext. 12100/ 12101
Email: miniguez@cancilleria.gob.ec; sam@cancilleria.gob.ec; dads@cancilleria.gob.ec
Date of Appointment: Apr, 2018
Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde, Chad, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, The Gambia

Mr. Seydou YAYE

Ministere du Plan
Direction General du Plan et de la Prospective
MPAT:DC:DGP, BP:862
Niamey 862
Niger
Tel: + 227 96 97 36 81, + 227 90 10 45 85
Fax: + 227 20 72 40 20
Email: Seydou.yaye@yahoo.fr
Date of Appointment: Mar, 2018

Mrs. Mariline Diara

Director, Department of Environment and Classified Establishments (DEEC)
Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development
106, Rue Carnot
Dakar 6557 Dakar Etoile
Senegal
Tel: + 77 639 96 31
Fax: + 33 822 62 12
Email: marilinediara@yahoo.fr
Date of Appointment: Mar, 2018
Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Congo DR, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Sao Tome and Principe

Mr. Antonio Micha Ondo Angue

Director Nacional
Instituto Nacional para la Conservacion de Medio Ambiente
Ministerio Bosques y Medio Ambiente, Planta 3, Av. Malabo 2
Malabo
Equatorial Guinea
Tel: +240 555 483 477
Email: ammicha025@gmail.com, amicha_antonio@yahoo.fr
Date of Appointment: Mar, 2018
Cambodia, Korea DPR, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

Ms. Ariuntuya Dorjsuren

Director General
Ministry of Environment and Tourism
Government Building 2, United Nations Street 5/2
Ulaanbaatar 15160
Mongolia
Tel: +976 11 321401 / +976 51 266197
Email: ariuntuya@mne.gov.mn; adorjsuren@gmail.com
Date of Appointment: Jan, 2018

Dr. Wijarn SIMACHAYA

Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
92 Soi Phahon Yothin 7, Phahon Yothin Road
Bangkok 10400
Thailand
Tel: +66 2 2656236
Fax: +66 2 2656192
Email: wijarn2002@yahoo.com
Date of Appointment: Jan, 2018
Canada

Ms. Sue Szabo

Director General
Global Affairs Canada
125 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0G2
Canada
Tel: +1 343 203 6098
Email: sue.szabo@international.gc.ca; greg.filyk@canada.ca; ena.cimic@international.gc.ca
Date of Appointment: May, 2018

Ms. Tamara Sorger

Deputy Director, Climate Finance
Global Affairs Canada
125 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0G2
Canada
Tel: +1 343 203 6092
Email: tamara.sorger@international.gc.ca; ena.cimic@international.gc.ca
Date of Appointment: May, 2018
China

Mr. Zhongjing Wang

Deputy Director
International Economic and Financial Cooperation Department
Sanlihe Street, Xicheng District
Beijing 100820
China
Tel: +86 10 68552458
Fax: +86 10 68552075
Email: zwang@mof.gov.cn
Date of Appointment: Feb, 2017

Mr. Wensong Guo

Director, IFI Division III, International Department
Ministry of Finance
San Li He Street Xicheng District
Beijing 100820
China
Tel: + 86 10 6855 2096/ 6855 1121
Fax: 011 86 10 6855 3101/ 6855 1125
Email: wensong.guo@foxmail.com; guowensong@mof.gov.cn
Date of Appointment: Mar, 2014
Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda

Mr. Paul Ralison

General Director of Ecology
Ministry of Environment
Ampandrianomby, P.O.Box 571
Antananarivo 101
Madagascar
Tel: + 261 34 05 620 57, + 261 33 33 210 47
Email: dide@mef.gov.mg; pralison@yahoo.fr
Date of Appointment: Apr, 2016

Mrs. Rachna RAMSURN

Lead Analyst
Ministry of Finance and Economic Development
Ground Floor, Old Government Centre
Port Louis
Mauritius
Tel: +230 201 2485
Email: rramsurn@govmu.org
Date of Appointment: Apr, 2016
Cook Islands, Fiji, Indonesia, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Timor Leste, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu

H.E. Mrs. Jane Chigiyal

Ambassador, Permanent Representative
Permanent Mission of Micronesia to the United Nations
300 East 42nd Street, Suite 1600
New York, NY 10017
United States
Tel: + 1 212 697-8370
Fax: + 1 212 697-8295
Email: jchigiyal@gmail.com; chigiyal67@fsmgov.org
Date of Appointment: Jul, 2017

Mr. Reagan Moses

Director of Climate Change
Government of Nauru
Government Offices
Yaren District
Nauru
Tel:
Email: reagan.moses@gmail.com; secretarycienauru@gmail.com; peter.jacob.nhc@gmail.com
Date of Appointment: Nov, 2017
Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Venezuela

Mrs. Camila Isabel Zepeda Lizama

General Director
Ministry of Finance and Public Credit
Insurgentes Sur No. 1971, Torre III, Piso 3, Col. Guadalupe Inn, Del. Alvaro Obregon
Mexico City 01020
Mexico
Tel: +52 55 3688 2608
Email: camila_zepeda@hacienda.gob.mx
Date of Appointment: Aug, 2017

Mr. Walter GONZALEZ

Head of the International Cooperation Unit
Ministerio de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales
Kilometro 5 1/2 Carretera Tecla, Avenida y Colonia Las Mercedes (Instalaciones ISTA)
San Salvador
El Salvador
Tel: +503 2132 9418
Email: despacho@marn.gob.sv
Date of Appointment: Mar, 2018
Denmark, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway

Mrs. Lauren Naville Gisnas

Senior Adviser
NORAD
Bygdoy Alle 2
Oslo 0257
Norway
Tel: +47 23 98 02 82
Email: lagi@norad.no; jan-petter.borring@kld.dep.no
Date of Appointment: Aug, 2017

Ms. Merete Villum PEDERSEN

Chief Technical Adviser
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Asiatisk Plads 2
Copenhagen
Denmark
Tel: +45 33921417
Email: merped@um.dk
Date of Appointment: Apr, 2016
Estonia, Finland, Netherlands

Ms. Johana Karanko

Director
Ministry for Foreign Affairs
Kirkkokatu 12, P>O> Box 26
Helsinki 00023 Government
Finland
Tel: +358 50 439 4758
Fax: +358 29 541 8888
Email: johanna.karanko@formin.fi; johanna.pietikainen@formin.fi
Date of Appointment: Sep, 2017

Mrs. Carola Van Rijnsoever

Director Inclusive Green Growth Department
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
PO Box 20061
The Hague, 2500 EB
The Netherlands
Tel: +31703486422
Email: carola-van.rijnsoever@minbuza.nl; igg@minbuza.nl; marjolein.geusebroek@minbuza.nl; reggie.hernaus@minienm.nl
Date of Appointment: Sep, 2017
France

Ms. May GICQUEL

Head of the Multilateral Development Institutions Unit
Ministry of Finance and Public Accounts
Rue de Bercy
Paris Cedex 12 75572
France
Tel: +33 1 44 97 7257
Email: may.gicquel@dgtresor.gouv.fr; alix.thepot@dgtresor.gouv.fr; viviane.habert@diplomatie.gouv.fr
Date of Appointment: Sep, 2015

Mr. Francois-Xavier Duporge

Secretary General
French Global Environment Facility (FFEM)
5 Rue Roland Barthes
Paris 75012
France
Tel: + 33 1 53 44 45 82
Fax: 011 33 1 53 44 32 48
Email: duporgefx@afd.fr; alix.thepot@dgtresor.gouv.fr
Date of Appointment: Jul, 2011
Germany

Mrs. Kordula Mehlhart

Head of Division Climate Finance
German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development
Dahlmannstrasse 4
Bonn, Northrhine Westfalia 53113
Germany
Tel: +49 0228 99 535 3213
Fax: +49 0228 99 535 3980
Email: kordula.mehlhart@bmz.bund.de;katharina.stepping@bmz.bund.de
Date of Appointment: Jul, 2017

Mr. Norbert Gorissen

Head of Unit "International Climate Finance, International Climate Initiative"
Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety
Koethener Str. 2-3
Berlin 10963
Germany
Tel: +49 3018 305 2310
Fax: +49 3018 305 4064
Email: NORBERT.GORISSEN@BMU.BUND.DE; katharina.stepping@bmz.bund.de
Date of Appointment: Jan, 2015
Greece, Ireland, Portugal, Spain

Mrs. Esther GONZALEZ SANZ

Ministerio de Economia y Competividad
Paseo de la Castellana no 162 Planta 14 - Despacho 46.7
Madrid 28046
Spain
Tel: (+34) 91 603 81 78
Fax: (+34) 91 603 82 12
Email: esther.gonzalez@mineco.es, sgifm@mineco.es; beatriz.curiel@mineco.es
Date of Appointment: Jan, 2017
Iran

H.E. Mr. Seyad Alimohammad Mousavi

Director General for International Environmental and Sustainable Development Affairs
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Kooshk Mesri St., Ferdowsi Ave.
Tehran
The Islamic Republic of Iran
Tel: +982161154475
Fax: +982166704176
Email: irfocal@yahoo.com; mousavialimohammad@gmail.com
Date of Appointment: Feb, 2018

Mr. Abbas GOLRIZ

Counselor - Department of International Environmental and Energy Affairs
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Koosk Mesri Street Ferdowsi Ave.,
Tehran 185433
Iran
Tel: + 0821 61154362
Fax: 9821 667 04176
Email: abbas_golriz@yahoo.co.in
Date of Appointment: Jan, 2017
Italy

Ms. Federica Diamanti

Director, Multilateral Development Banks
Ministry of Economy and Finance, Department of the Treasury
Via Venti Settembre 97
Rome 00187
Italy
Tel: +39 0647610570
Fax: +39 0647614557
Email: federica.diamanti@mef.gov.it; ludovica.soderini@mef.gov.it; paola.pettinari@mef.gov.it
Date of Appointment: Jan, 2018

Ms. Paola Pettinari

Senior Advisor, Multilateral Department Banks
Ministry of Economy and Finance, Department of the Treasury
Via Venti Settembre 97
Rome 00187
Italy
Tel: +39 0647610733
Fax: +39 0647614557
Email: paola.pettinari@tesoro.it
Date of Appointment: May, 2018
Japan

Mr. Munenari Nomura

Director for Development Issues, International Bureau
Ministry of Finance
3-1-1 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-Ku
Tokyo 100-8940
Japan
Tel: +81 3 3581 8034/ +81 3 3581 8033
Fax: +81 3 5251 2161
Email: munenari.nomura@mof.go.jp; yusuke.sekiguchi2@mof.go.jp; junichi.honda@mof.go.jp; ken.goto1@mof.go.jp; tamayo_shoji@env.go.jp
Date of Appointment: Jul, 2017

Mr. Fumihiko Tokunaga

Deputy Director
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
2-2-1, Chiyoda Ku
Tokyo 1008919
Japan
Tel: 0081355018245
Fax: 0081355018245
Email: fumihiko.tokunaga@mofa.go.jp
Date of Appointment: Jul, 2017
Sweden

Mrs. Marita OLSON

Deputy Director
Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Global Agenda Department/Climate Group
Gustav Adolfs Torg 1
Stockholm 103 39
Sweden
Tel: +468 405 9997
Fax: +468 723 11 76
Email: marita.olson@gov.se; marta.berglund@gov.se; marta.berglund@regeringskansliet.se
Date of Appointment: Nov, 2017
United Kingdom

Mr. Josceline Wheatley

Team Leader, Climate Negotiations and Finance Team
Department for International Development (DFID)
1 Palace Street
London SW1E 5HE
United Kingdom
Tel: + 44 20 7 023 0907
Fax: 011 44 20 7023 0679
Email: j-wheatley@dfid.gov.uk; julian-wright@dfid.gov.uk; c-oneil@dfid.gov.uk; briony.coulson@defra.gsi.gov.uk; catriona.moss@defra.gsi.gov.uk; danielle.gent@beis.gov.uk; s-foster@dfid.gsx.gov.uk; felicity.morrison@beis.gov.uk
Date of Appointment: Mar, 2004

Dr. Cheryl Case

Deputy Director, International
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)
Nobel House, 17 Smith Square, Westminster
London SW1P 3JR
United Kingdom
Tel: +020802 62888
Email: cheryl.case@defra.gsi.gov.uk
Date of Appointment: Aug, 2017
United States

Mr. Geoffrey Okamoto

Deputy Assistant, for International Development Policy
U.S. Department of the Treasury
1500 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Washington DC 20220
United States
Tel: +202 622 3890
Email: geoffrey.okamoto@treasury.gov; rebecca.fisher@treasury.gov; stowelc@state.gov; peter.wisner@treasury.gov
Date of Appointment: Apr, 2018

Mr. Brian Doherty

Director, Office of Transboundary Quality and Environmental Issues
Department of State
2201 C Street, N.W. Suite 2726
Washington, D.C. 20520
United States
Tel: +202 647 9831
Email: dohertybp@state.gov; stowelc@state.gov; nicholses@state.gov
Date of Appointment: Apr, 2018