Focal Points

Contacts below are organized by country

Afghanistan

Mr. Zainul Abedin Abed

Operational Focal Point since 2022-01-29
Acting Director General
National Environmental Protection Agency (NEPA)
H.Q. Sanatorium Street, Daru-I- Aman Road, 6th District
Kabul
Afghanistan
Email: techddg[a t ]nepa.gov.af; najib_rahman05[a t ]yahoo.com

Albania

Ms. Mirela Kumbaro Furxhi

Political Focal Point since 2021-11-15
Minister
Ministry of Tourism and Environment
Boulevard Dëshmorët e Kombit, No. 1,
Tirana 1001
Albania
Email: mirela.kumbaro(A T)turizmi.gov.al

Mr. Sofjan Jaupaj

Operational Focal Point since 2021-11-15
Director of Procurement and Parnerships
Ministry of Tourism and Environment
Boulevard Dëshmorët e Kombit, No. 1
Tirana 1001
Albania
Email: sofjan.jaupaj at turizmi.gov.al

Algeria

Ms. Manel El Ayoubi

Political Focal Point since 2022-10-17
Director of Environment and Sustainable Development
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Ministère des Affaires Etrangères - Plateau des Annassers
Algiers 16000
Algeria
Tel: +213 659 194 240
Email: nfp.mfa.gef(AT) mae.dz

Mr. Karim Baba

Operational Focal Point since 2021-07-08
Director of Urban Environment Policy
Ministry of Environment
Ministère de l'Environnement Rue Des 4 Canons
Algiers 16000
Algeria
Tel: +213 21 43 41 88
Email: baba.mate(a t )hotmail.com

Angola

Mr. Julio Ingles Joao Ferreira

Political Focal Point since 2022-04-21
Minister Advisor
Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Environment
Classicos Administrative Complex of Talation, Building 4, 7th floor
Luanda
Angola
Tel: +244 935 596 334
Email: chandalajif at yahoo.com

Mr. Julio Ingles Joao Ferreira

Operational Focal Point since 2018-12-11
Advisor to the Minister
Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Environment
Classicos Administrative Complex of Talation, Building 4, 7th floor
Luanda
Angola
Tel: +244 935596334
Email: chandalajif(A T)yahoo.com

Antigua And Barbuda

Her Excellency Diann Black Layne

Operational Focal Point since 2013-09-16
Political Focal Point since 2013-09-16
Ambassador and GEF NOFP
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Queen Elizabeth Hwy
St. John's
Antigua and Barbuda
Tel: 1 268 462 1052, cell 1 268 464-6410
Fax: 1 268 462 6410
Email: dcblack11(at)gmail.com; dcblack11(at)yahoo.com

Argentina

Mrs. Corina Lehmann

Political Focal Point since 2022-02-17
Minister, 1st Class
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Worship
Esmeralda 1212, 14th Floor Office 1408
Buenos Aires 1007
Argentina
Tel: +5411 4819 7405
Email: digma(at)mrecic.gob.ar; leh(at)mrecic.gob.ar

Mr. Martin Manuel Illescas

Operational Focal Point since 2022-02-04
General Director of Projects with External Financing and International Cooperation
Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development
Street San Martin 451, 5th floor
Buenos Aires C1004AAI
Argentina
Tel: +54911 4348 8285
Email: millescas[a t ]ambiente.gob.ar; ncastillo[a t ]ambiente.gob.ar; pgarrera[a t ]ambiente.gob.ar

Armenia

H.E. Mr. Hakob Simidyan

Operational Focal Point since 2022-01-13
Political Focal Point since 2022-01-13
Minister
Ministry of Environment
3rd Government Bldg., Republic Sq.,
Yerevan 0010
Armenia
Tel: +37411 818 501
Fax: +3741 818 506
Email: h.simidyan(a t )env.am; ruzanna.grigoryan(a t )env.am; minenv(a t )env.am; interproject(a t )env.am

Australia

Ms. Anna Mallard

Operational Focal Point since 2018-12-11
Policy Officer
Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
R.G. Casey Building, John McEwen Crescent, Barton
Canberra, ACT 0221
Australia
Email: anna.mallard(a t )dfat.gov.au

Austria

Ms. Victoria Schreitter

Political Focal Point since 2018-08-17
Advisor-Sustainable Development and Finance
Austrian Federal Ministry of Finance
Johannesgasse 5
Vienna A-1010
Austria
Tel: +43 1 51433 503083
Email: victoria.schreitter(a t )bmf.gv.at

Azerbaijan

Mr. Mukhtar Babayev

Political Focal Point since 2022-01-19
Minister
Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources
B. Aghayev, str. 100 A
Baku AZ 1073
Azerbaijan
Tel: +994 12 538 53 81
Fax: +994 12 538 53 81
Email: mbabayev(A T)eco.gov.az; emin.garabaghli(A T)eco.gov.az; az.mineco(A T)gmail.com; yashar.karimov(A T)eco.gov.az

Mr. Emin Garabaghli

Operational Focal Point since 2022-02-09
Head of Division of International Cooperation
Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources
Kazim Kazimzada Street 100A
Baku AZ1073
Azerbaijan
Tel: 994125375381
Fax: 994125375381
Email: emin.garabaghli(a t )eco.gov.az; emin.garabaghli(a t )gmail.com