Focal Point List

Samoa

Mr. Aliioiga Feturi Elisaia

Political Focal Point since 2015-08-20
Ambassador/Permanent Representative
Permanent Mission of Samoa to the United Nations
800 Second Avenue, Suite 400J
New York, N.Y. 10017
United States
Tel: 1 212 599 6196
Fax: 1 212 599 0797
Email: felisaia(a t )un.int; samoa(a t )un.int

Mr. Ulu Bismarck Crawley

Operational Focal Point since 2017-05-12
Chief Executive Officer
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
Tatte Level 3
Apia, Samoa Private Bag
Samoa
Tel: +685 67200
Fax: +685 23176
Email: bismarck.crawley(at)mnre.gov.ws

Sao Tome and Principe

Mr. Lourenço Monteiro de Jesus

Operational Focal Point since 1999-04-11
General Director of Environment
Ministry of Public Works, Infrastructure, Natural Resources and Environment
General Directorate of Environment, Rua Soldado Paulo Ferreira, 460H, Edificio Pereira Duarte
Sao Tome Postal Code 1023
Sao Tome and Principe
Tel: +239 2226017
Email: lmonteirodejesus(at)gmail.com

Senegal

Mr. Baba Drame

Operational Focal Point since 2019-11-12
Directeur de l’Environnement et des Establissements classes
Ministere de l’Environnement et du Developpement Durable
Parc Forestier de Hann B.P.4055
Dakar
Senegal
Tel: +221 33 859 14 58 / +221 33 826 01 17 / +221 518 03 13
Email: Baba.drame(AT) environnement.gouv.sn; babadrame(AT) gmail.com

Serbia

Ms. Jelena Tanasković

Political Focal Point since 2020-12-28
State Secretary
Ministry of Environmental Protection
2, Mihajla Pupina Blvd.
Belgrade 11070
Serbia
Tel: +381 11 3111 503
Email: jelena.tanaskovic(at)ekologija.gov.rs

Ms. Sandra Dokić

Operational Focal Point since 2020-12-28
Assistant Minister
Ministry of Environmental Protection
1, Omladinskih Brigada Str.
Belgrade 11070
Serbia
Tel: +381 11 2697 625
Email: sandra.dokic[a t ]ekologija.gov.rs

Seychelles

Mr. Maurice Loustau-Lalanne

Political Focal Point since 2010-08-31
Principal Secretary
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Maison Queau de Quinssy Mont-Fleuri P.O.Box 656
Mahe
Seychelles
Tel: + 248 282 500
Fax: 011 248 224 845
Email: mfapesey(A T)seychelles.net

Mr. Will Agricole

Operational Focal Point since 2015-02-04
Principal Secretary
Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change
Botanical Gardens Mt. Fleuri
Victoria, Mahe P. O. Box 445
Seychelles
Tel: +248 467 0500; 248 271 4419
Fax: 011 248 461 0468
Email: w.agricole(at)meteo.gov.sc; wagricole1957(at)gmail.com

Sierra Leone

Dr. Gevao Bondi

Political Focal Point since 2020-06-08
Executive Chairman
Environment Protection Agency, Sierra Leone
21 Old Railway Line, Brookfields
Freetown, Western Area 232
Sierra Leone
Tel:
Email: bondi.gevao[a t ]epa.gov.sl; gevaob[a t ]yahoo.com

Mr. Sheku Mark Kanneh

Operational Focal Point since 2020-03-23
Assistant Director, National Climate Change Secretariat
Environment Protection Agency Sierra Leone
C/O 21 Old Railway Line Brookfields
Freetown 232
Sierra Leone
Tel: +232 78 411851
Email: sheku.kanneh(a t )epa.gov.sl; shekkanneh(a t )gmail.com

Slovak Republic

His Excellency Peter Ziga

Political Focal Point since 2012-06-29
Minister
Ministry of Environment of the Slovak Republic
Nam. L. Stura 1
Bratislava 81235
Slovakia
Tel:
Email:

Mrs. Miroslava Hruskova

Operational Focal Point since 2012-06-29
PHDR, CSC.
Ministry of Environment of the Slovak Republic
Nam.L. Stura 1
Bratislava, Slovakia 81235
Slovakia
Tel: +421--314-300
Fax: +421-2-5956 2110
Email: mirka.hruskova(AT) enviro.gov.sk

Slovenia

Ms. Natasa Anderlic

Operational Focal Point since 2019-08-14
Political Focal Point since 2019-08-14
Ministry of Agriculture and the Environment


Tel:
Email: natasa.anderlic(A T)gov.si

Solomon Islands

Ms. Janice Mose Kemakeza

Political Focal Point since 2020-07-10
Deputy Permanent Representative
Solomon Islands Mission to the UN
685 Third Avenue 44th Street, 11th Floor Suite 1105
New York, New York 10017
USA
Tel: +212 599 6192
Fax: :+212 661 8925
Email: jmose(A T)solomons.com

Mr. Chanel Iroi

Operational Focal Point since 2013-10-02
Undersecretary - Technical
Ministry of Environment, Climate Change, Disaster Management and Meteorology
P.O.Box 21
Honiara
Solomon Islands
Tel: + 677 20331/ 23031
Fax: + 677 28054
Email: c.iroi at met.gov.sb; c_iroi at yahoo.com.au

Somalia

H.E. Mahdi Mohammed Gulaid

Operational Focal Point since 2019-05-13
Political Focal Point since 2019-05-13
Deputy Prime Minister
The Federal Government of Somalia, Directorate of Environment
Mogadishu
Somalia
Tel:
Email: dpm[a t ]opm.gov.so; ps[a t ]opm.gov.so

South Africa

Mrs. Nosipho Ngcaba

Political Focal Point since 2010-06-25
Director General
Department of Environmental Affairs
Private Bag X447
Pretoria 0001
South Africa
Tel: + 27 12 310 3017
Fax: 011 27 12 310 3541
Email: Nngcaba(a t )environment.gov.za

Mr. Zaheer Fakir

Operational Focal Point since 2008-01-16
Acting Deputy Director-General
Department of Environmental Affairs
Private Bag X 447
Pretoria 0001
South Africa
Tel: + 27 12 310-3828
Fax: 011 27 12 310 -3541
Email: Zfakir at environment.gov.za; Zfakir21 at gmail.com, sparker at environment.gov.za

South Sudan

Amb. Charles Manyang D'Awol

Political Focal Point since 2013-04-27
Undersecretary
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation
Juba
South Sudan
Tel: + 211 918 114 365, + 211 956 439 907
Email:

Mr. David Batali Oliver

Operational Focal Point since 2013-04-27
Director for Pollution Control
Ministry of Enviroment
Juba
South Sudan
Tel: + 211 955 181 821, + 211 912 902 891
Email: db_oliver(a t )ymail.com

Spain

Ms. Marta Mulas

Council Member for the constituency of Greece, Ireland, Portugal, Spain since 2020-09-28, Political Focal Point
Senior Advisor
Ministry for Economy and Digitalization
General Secretariat for Treasury and International Finance, Paseo de la Castellana 162
Madrid 28071
Spain
Tel: +34 916038258
Email: mmulas[a t ]economia.gob.es; mariapresmanes[a t ]economia.gob.es

Sri Lanka

Hon. Mahinda Amaraweera

Political Focal Point since 2020-08-21
Minister
Ministry of Environment
No. 416/C/1, Sobadam Piyasa, Robert Gunawardana Mawatha, Battaramulla
Colombo 10120
Sri Lanka
Tel: +94 11 2034131
Fax: +94 11 2879955
Email: minister(at)env.gov.lk

Dr. Anil Jasinghe

Operational Focal Point since 2020-08-21
Secretary
Ministry of Environment
No. 416/C/1, Sobadam Piyasa, Robert Gunawardana Mawatha, Battaramulla
Colombo, 10120
Sri Lanka
Tel: +94 11 2034121/ +94 11 2034122
Fax: +94 11 2879944
Email: sec at env.gov.lk; rifagee at gmail.com; dirir at env.gov.lk; irdiv.envt at gmail.com

St. Kitts And Nevis

Mrs. Hilary Hazel

Political Focal Point since 2006-07-18
Financial Secretary
Ministry of Finance
Church Street
Basseterre
St. Kitts and Nevis
Tel: 1-869-467-1088
Fax: 1-869-465-1532
Email: finsec[a t ]gov.kn; lcqueeley[a t ]gmail.com; hilary.hazel[a t ]gov.kn

Ms. Lavern Queeley

Operational Focal Point since 2011-05-01
Senior Director, Department of Economic Affairs and PSIP
Ministry of Sustainable Development
Bladen Commercial Development, Wellington Road, P.O. Box 185
Basseterre
St. Kitts and Nevis
Tel: +869 467 1255
Fax: +869 466 7398
Email: lcqueeley at gmail.com; lavernqueeleyskn at gmail.com; lavern.queeley at gov.kn

St. Lucia

Ms. Anita Montoute

Political Focal Point since 2020-09-25
Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development
Georgianna Court Building, John Compton Highway
Castries
St. Lucia
Tel: +1 758 468 5840/ +1 758 717 1231
Email: anitamontoute.dsd(at)gmail.com

Ms. Samanthia Justin

Operational Focal Point since 2019-12-30
Chief Technical Officer
Department of Sustainable Development
Georgia Court, John Compton Highway
Castries
Saint Lucia
Tel: +758 468 5833
Email: sajustin11[a t ]gmail.com; sajustin[a t ]gosl.gov.lc

St. Vincent and Grenadines

Mr. Clayton Burgin

Political Focal Point since 2012-04-24
Minister
Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment
1st Floor, Ministerial Building
Kingstown
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Tel: + 1 784 457-2586
Fax: + 1 784 457-2684
Email: janeel.miller at gmail.com

Mrs. Janeel Miller-Findlay

Operational Focal Point since 2014-02-07
Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment
Halifax Street
Kingstown
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Tel: + 1 784 454-6719
Email: janeel.miller(A T)gmail.com

Sudan

Mrs. Ekhlass Mohammed

Political Focal Point since 2013-04-04
Director of UN Specialized Agencies
Ministry of Finance and National Economy
International Cooperation General Directorate, P.O.Box 2092
Khartoum, Sudan 1111
Sudan
Tel: + 249 83 730348
Email: ekhlassmousa(AT) gmail.com

Professor Rashid Hassan

Operational Focal Point since 2020-06-12
Secretary General
Higher Council for Environment and Natural Resources, Republic of Sudan
Head office, Mek Nimr Avenue
Khartoum
Sudan
Tel: +249 157907869 - +249 A57 907864
Email: hcenr2005(A T)yahoo.com

Suriname

Mr. Silvano Tjong-Ahin

Political Focal Point since 2020-09-16
Minister
Ministry of Spatial Planning and Environment
Jamaludinstraat No. 26, 1st Floor
Paramaribo
Suriname
Tel: +597 451192
Email: secretariaat.minrom[a t ]gov.sr; pa.minrom[a t ]gmail.com

Ms. Ivette Patterzon

Operational Focal Point since 2019-11-22
Legal and Policy Advisor
Ministry of Spatial Planning and Environment
Jamaludinstraat No. 26, 1st Floor
Paramaribo
Suriname
Tel: +597 472917 / 597 471216
Email: ivette.patterzon(a t )gov.sr; co.environment(a t )gov.sr

Sweden

Mrs. Marita OLSON

Council Member for the constituency of Sweden since 2017-11-10, Political Focal Point
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(AT) gov.se; linnea.sundblad(AT) regeringskansliet.se

Mr. Mikael Eriksson

Political Focal Point since 2016-09-02
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 at gov.se; marita.olson at gov.se; marta.berglund at gov.se; marta.berglund at regeringskansliet.se

Switzerland

TBD

Operational Focal Point since 2001-01-01


Switzerland
Tel:
Email:

Syria

Mr. M. Wadah Katmawi

Operational Focal Point since 2019-02-07
Deputy Minister
Ministry of Local Administration and Environment
Syria-Damascus-Bahsa Street- Yousef Al Azmah Square
Damascus 3773
Syria
Tel: +963 11 2317877
Fax: +963 11 2320726
Email: wadkat(at)hotmail.com