Constituencies, Council Members and Alternates

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

Mr. Mohamad Humayun HAMIDZADA

Advisor to Executive Director (Afghanistan)
The World Bank
1818 H Street, MC 13-137
Washington, DC 20433
U.S.A.
Tel: 1 202 458 2451
Fax: 1 202 477 9052
Email: hamidzada@gmail.com
Date of Appointment: Oct, 2016

Dr. Jasim Abdulazeez Humadi ALMOHAMADI

Technical Deputy Minister
Ministry of Health and Environment
Almasbh Street / Al-Karada
Baghdad 10062
Iraq
Tel: +009647809288768
Email: moen_iraq@yahoo.com; moen.iraq@moen.gov.iq
Date of Appointment: Jul, 2016
Albania, Bulgaria, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Georgia, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Ukraine

Ms. Vesna INDOVA

Head of Unit for Coordination and Technical Implementation of IPA
Ministry of Environment and Physical Planning
Goce Delcev No. 18
Skopje 1000
Macedonia
Tel: +389 2 3251 440
Fax: +389 2 3220 165
Email: v.indova@moepp.gov.mk; VESNAINDOVA@YAHOO.COM
Date of Appointment: Aug, 2016

Mrs. Inga PODOROGHIN

Head of International Cooperation and EU Integration Unit
Ministry of Environment
9, Cosmonautilor Str.,
Chisinau MD 2005
Moldova
Tel: + 373 22 204503
Fax: 011 373 2222 6858
Email: inga.podoroghin@mediu.gov.md, inga.podoroghin@gmail.com
Date of Appointment: Aug, 2016
Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia

Dr. Mustafa Soliman

Management Committee Member
Environment General Authority
Elgheran Ganzoor P.O.Box 83618
Tripoli
Libya
Tel:
Email: mustafa.ega@gmail.com
Date of Appointment: Apr, 2017

Mr. Rachid Firadi

Head of International Cooperation Division
Secretary of State in Charge of Sustainable Development
9, Avenue Araar, Secteur 16, Hay Riad
Rabat, Rabat-Sale-Kenitra 10100
Morocco
Tel: +212537570640
Fax: +212537570468
Email: firadienvironnement@gmail.com; firadi@environnement.gov.ma
Date of Appointment: Apr, 2017
Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Mr. Tanyaradzwa Mundoga

Ministry of Environment, Water and Climate
11th Floor Kaguvi Building Cnr 4th and Central Avenue, Private Bag 7753, Causeway
Harare
Zimbabwe
Tel: + 263 470 1681-3
Fax: 011 263 4 791 759
Email: tmundoga@gmail.com
Date of Appointment: Feb, 2016

Ms. Kamia Cristina Victor DE CARVALHO

Director of the Department of Planning, Statistics and Studies
Ministry of Environment
Avenida de Portugal, Rua dos Enganos, Edificio Zimbo Tower, Ingombotas
Luanda
Angola
Tel:
Email: kamia_c@hotmail.com
Date of Appointment: Apr, 2016
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. Carlos RODRIGUEZ BRIANZA

Deputy Director
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Colonia 1206
Montevideo 11100
Uruguay
Tel: +598 2902 9468, +598 2902 1010
Email: carlos.rodriguez@mrree.gub.uy
Date of Appointment: May, 2016

Mrs. Ayelen Maria Ghersi

Secretary of Embassy
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Esmeralda 1212
Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires 1007
Argentina
Tel: + 54 11 4819 7409
Email: ayelen.ghersi@gmail.com
Date of Appointment: Sep, 2016
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
Date of Appointment: Apr, 2011

Mr. Gevorg NERSISYAN

Acting Director
Ministry of Nature of the Republic of Armenia
3rd Government Bldg., Republic Sq.,
Yerevan
Armenia
Tel: +37410 52 10 99/ +37410 65 16 31/ 41, +37411 818 513
Email: info@cep.am; interproject@mnp.am; min_ecology@yahoo.com
Date of Appointment: Jul, 2016
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. Stuart CALMAN

Deputy Director, Sustainable Economic Development
New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
195 Lambton Quay
Wellington
New Zealand
Tel:
Email: stuart.calman@mfat.govt.nz
Date of Appointment: May, 2016
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
Date of Appointment: Jun, 2013

Mr. Anton Hilber

Head, Global Program Climate Change
Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)
Department of Foreign Affairs Freiburgstrasse 130
Berne CH-3003
Switzerland
Tel: + 41 31 3220314
Fax: 011 41 31 3259362
Email: anton.hilber@eda.admin.ch; stefan.schwager@bafu.admin.ch
Date of Appointment: Apr, 2005
Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka

Mr. Subhash Chandra GARG

Executive Director
Indian Administrative Service
World Bank Group 1818 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20433
U.S.A.
Tel: +1 202 458 1046
Email: subhashgarg@worldbank.org
Date of Appointment: Oct, 2015

Mr. M.P.D.U.K. Mapa Pathirana

Additional Secretary (Environment Projects and Education Training)
Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment
No 82, Sampathpaya, Rajamalwatte Road, Battaramulla
Colombo, Western Province 10120
Sri Lanka
Tel: +94 112863305
Fax: +94 112883099/ +94 112863305
Email: mapa.pathirana@yahoo.com
Date of Appointment: Mar, 2017
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

Mr. Juan Carlos Apunte

Ministro del Servicio Exterior
Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores y Movilidad Humana
Jeronimo Carrion 552 y Ulpiano Paez, Edificio Zurita
Quito
Ecuador
Tel: +2993200 ext 11554
Email: japunte@cancilleria.gob.ec
Date of Appointment: Feb, 2017
Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde, Chad, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, The Gambia

Dr. Mohamed -Yahya LAFDAL CHAH

Charge de Mission
Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development
838. Street 21-185. P.O. Box 170
Nouakchott
Mauritania
Tel: + 222 46 00 86 86, + 222 22 30 31 28
Fax: 011 222 45 24 31 38
Email: lafdal@environnement.gov.mr
Date of Appointment: May, 2016

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: May, 2016
Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Congo DR, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Sao Tome and Principe

Ms. Antoinette Macumi

Minister Advisor
Ministry of Water, Environment, Lands Management and Urban Planning
Avenue de la Cathedral No.8 BP 631
Bujumbura
Burundi
Tel: +257 22 22 49 79
Email: macsasa72@yahoo.fr
Date of Appointment: Sep, 2015

Mr. Louis Leandre Ebobola Tsibah

General Director
General Directory for Environment and the Protection of Nature
Immeuble de L'Economie Forestiere Bouleward Triomphal BP 3903
Libreville
Gabon
Tel: + 241766181, + 2410 6233110
Fax: 011 241766181
Email: dgegabon2@yahoo.fr
Date of Appointment: Sep, 2015
Cambodia, Korea DPR, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

Mr. Hla Maung THEIN

Deputy Director General, Environmental Conservation Department
Ministry of Environmental Conservation and Forestry
Building No 53
Nay Pyi Taw
Myanmar
Tel: + 95 67 431326
Fax: 011 95 67 431322
Email: hlamaungthein.env@gmail.com; env.myan@mptmail.net.mm
Date of Appointment: Oct, 2016

Mr. Zoljargal Seseer

Counsellor, Department of Policy and Planning
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia
Peace Ave 7A, Suhbaatar District
Ulaanbaatar, Capital 14210
Mongolia
Tel: +976 51 261842
Fax: +976 11 322127
Email: dep01-5@mfa.gov.mn, zoljargalseseer@yahoo.com
Date of Appointment: Mar, 2017
Canada

Ms. Caroline Leclerc

Director General, Food Security and Environment Bureau
Global Affairs Canada
125 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0G2
Canada
Tel: + 343 203-4725
Fax: +613 992 2541
Email: caroline.leclerc@international.gc.ca
Date of Appointment: Jan, 2014

Ms. Judith GELBMAN

Director, Environment Division
Global Food Security and Environment Bureau, Global Issues and Development
Global Affairs Canada 125 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0G2
Canada
Tel: +343 203 4807
Fax: +613 992 2541
Email: judith.gelbman@international.gc.ca
Date of Appointment: Apr, 2016
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

Senior Analyst
Ministry of Finance and Economic Development
Government Centre
Port Louis
Mauritius
Tel: 00230 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: Jan, 2017
Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Venezuela

Mr. Carlos Raul Delgado

Deputy General Director
Ministry of Finance and Public Credit
Insurgentes Sur No. 1971 Torre III Piso 3, COL Guadalupe Inn, Del Alvaro Obregon
Mexico City DF.01020
Mexico
Tel: +52 55 3688 2608
Email: Carlos_delgadoa@hacienda.gob.mx, ana_torres@hacienda.gob.mx
Date of Appointment: May, 2015

Mr. Ruben Munoz Robles

Director, International Cooperation
Ministry of Environment, Energy and Telecommunication
Gonzalez Lahaman
San Jose 10104-1000
Costa Rica
Tel: + 506 22 58 0069
Fax: 011 506 2255-1492
Email: rmunoz@minae.go.cr; tirracr@gmail.com
Date of Appointment: Jul, 2016
Denmark, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway

Ms. Aida GHEBRESELASIE

Advisor
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
7 Juni Plassen1
Oslo 0251
Norway
Tel:
Email: aida.ghebreselasie@mfa.no
Date of Appointment: May, 2016

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

Amb. Mr. Kees Rade

Director, Climate, Energy, Environment and Water Department
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Bezuidenhoutseweg 67 P.O.Box 20061
The Hague 2500 EB
The Netherlands
Tel: + 31 70 348 6554
Fax: 011 31 70 348 4985
Email: kees.rade@minbuza.nl; pieter.terpstra@minbuza.nl; thymen.kouwenaar@minienm.nl, marjolein.geusebroek@minbuza.nl
Date of Appointment: May, 2014

Mr. Juha Pyykko

Director
Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland
Katajanokanlaituri 3 P. O. Box 512, FI - 0023 Government
Helsinki, Finland 00160
Finland
Tel: +358 295 351 441
Fax: 011 358 9 160 56202
Email: juha.pyykko@formin.FI; johanna.pietikainen@formin.fi; folke.sundman@formin.fi
Date of Appointment: May, 2015
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; ingrid.levavasseur@dgtresor.gouv.fr; alix.thepot@dgtresor.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

Mr. Philipp Knill

Head of Division of the Special Unit on Climate
German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development
Bonn
Germany
Tel: +49 228 99 535 3745
Email: Philipp.Knill@bmz.bund.de
Date of Appointment: Mar, 2015

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@BMUB.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
Date of Appointment: Jan, 2017

Mr. Nuno Mota Pinto

Alternate Executive Director (Portugal)
World Bank
Mail Stop MC 13-1310 1818 H Street N.W.,
Washington, DC 20433
USA
Tel: + 1 202 458 2540
Fax: + 1 202 477 3735
Email: nmotapinto@worldbank.org
Date of Appointment: Nov, 2003
Iran

Mr. Majid BIZMARK

Director General for International Environmental and Sustainable Development Affairs
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Kooshk Mesri St., Ferdowsi Ave.,
Tehran
Iran
Tel: +98 21 611 54475
Fax: +98 21 66 70 41 76
Email: irfocal@yahoo.com, javadmomeni2012@gmail.com
Date of Appointment: Dec, 2015

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

Mr. Adolfo DI CARLUCCIO

Division Chief, Directorate for International Finance Relations
Ministry of Economy and Finance
Treasury Department, Multilateral Development Banks Office Via XX Settembre, 97
Rome
Italy
Tel: +39 06 47613958
Fax: +39 06 47611399
Email: adolfo.dicarluccio@tesoro.it
Date of Appointment: Oct, 2016

Ms. Claudia Mordini

Senior Advisor
The World Bank Group
Office of the Executive Director EDS21, 1818 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20433
United States
Tel: +1 (202) 473-8998
Fax: +1(202) 477 3735
Email: cmordini@worldbank.org
Date of Appointment: Aug, 2015
Japan

Mr. Mitsutoshi KAJIKAWA

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: mitsutoshi.kajikawa@mof.go.jp, yuya.saiki@mof.go.jp, masanori.matsuo@mof.go.jp, junichi.honda@mof.go.jp, ken.goto1@mof.go.jp
Date of Appointment: Jul, 2016

Mr. Norikazu NATSUBORI

Ministry of Foreign Affairs
2-2-1 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo 1008919
Japan
Tel: +81 3 5501 8245
Fax: +81 3 5501 8244
Email: norikazu.natsubori@mofa.go.jp
Date of Appointment: Dec, 2015
Sweden

Mr. Mikael ERIKSSON

Ambassador, Head of Division, Climate, Energy and Environment
Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Sweden
Regeringskansliet
Stockholm 10 33
Sweden
Tel: +46 8 405 26 69
Email: mikael.eriksson@gov.se, marita.olson@gov.se
Date of Appointment: Sep, 2016

Mrs. Marita OLSON

Deputy Director
Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Global Agenda Department/Climate Group
Stockholm 103 39
Sweden
Tel: +468 405 9997
Email: marita.olson@gov.se
Date of Appointment: May, 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
Date of Appointment: Mar, 2004
United States

Mr. Peter Wisner

Director, Office of Environment and Energy
U.S. Department of the Treasury
1500 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20220
United States
Tel:
Email: peter.wisner@treasury.gov, rebecca.fisher@treasury.gov
Date of Appointment: Jan, 2017

Ms. Caryn R. McClelland

Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Oceans and International Environment and Scientific Affairs
U.S. Department of State
2201 C St., N.W.
Washington, DC 20520-0000
United States
Tel: +202 647 1554
Email: mcclellandcr@state.gov, lickerr@state.gov
Date of Appointment: Sep, 2016