Focal Points

AUSTRALIA
Ms. Lesley GIDDING-REEVE
Director
Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Polution and Communities 
GPO Box 787
Canberra, ACT 2601
Lesley.Gidding@environment.gov.au

BELGIUM
Mme Sophie MIRGAUX
Attaché
Departement pour l'Environnement Service Public Fédéral (SPF) Santé publique, Sécurité de la Chaîne alimentaire et Environnement
Place Victor Horta, 40 bte 10
1060 Bruxelles
sophie.mirgaux@milieu.belgie.be

CHILE
Sr. Francisco PONCE MARTNINEZ
Biólogo Marino del Departamento Pesquerías de la Subsecretaría de Pesca
Ministère du Développement Durable, de l'Economie Forestière et de l'EnvironnementCHILE 
Bellavista 168, Piso 14
Valparaíso
franciscoponce@subpesca.cl

COLOMBIA
Sra. Elizabeth Taylor Jay
Directora
Dirección de Asuntos Marinos, Costero y Recursos Acuáticos
Ministerio de Ambiente y Desarrollo Sostenible
Calle 37 #8-40
Bogotá
etaylor@minambiente.gov.co

COMOROS
Dr. Soulé HAMIDOU
Einseignant Chercheur, Université des Comores
Ministère de la production, de l'environnement, de l'énergie, de l'industrie et de l'artisanat
Direction de l'environnement et forêt
Ex-cefader/Mdé
BP 41
Moroni
soulehamidou@yahoo.fr

CONGO (République du)
M. Lucien MALOUEKI
Attaché de recherche
Ministère du Développement Durable, de l'Economie Forestière et de l'Environnement
PO Box 1286
Renard (Zone Industrielle)
Brazzaville
lumaloueki@gmail.com
lumaloueki@yahoo.fr

COSTA RICA
Sra. Gina CUZA JONES
Funcionaria del Sistema Nacional de Áreas de Conservación (SINAC)
Ministerio de Ambiente, Energía y Telecomunicaciones
11384-1000 San José
gina.cuza@sinac.go.cr
ginacuza@hotmail.com

DENMARK
Ms. Elsbeth TEICHERT
Legal Consultant
The Danish Agri Fish Agency
Nyropsgade 30
DK-1780 Copenhagen V
elte@naturerhverv.dk

EGYPT
Dr. Luay ZONKLE
Coordinator of Wildlife Programme
Biodiversty department
Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency
30 Misr Helwan El-Zyrae Rd. 
Maadi, Cairo 
luay09@yahoo.com

EUROPEAN UNION
Mr. Stamatios VARSAMOS
International Relations Officer
Directorate B: International Affairs & Markets
European Commission
DG MARE-B1
Rue Joseph II 99, 3rd floor, office 38
B - 1049 Brussels
stamatios.varsamos@ec.europa.eu

Ms. Veronika VEITS
Head of Unit
Department: Directorate B: International Affairs and Markets
European Commission
DG MARE-Bl
Rue Joseph II 99, 3rd floor, office 92-1049 Brussels
veronika.veits@ec.europa.eu

GERMANY
Mr. Oliver SCHALL
Deputy Head of Division
Species Protection Department
Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature
Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU)
Robert-Schuman-Platz 3
53175 Bonn
oliver.schall@bmub.bund(dot)de

GHANA
Yet to Receive

GUINEA
M. Kerfalla KEITA
Chef de Section suivi écologique et surveillance
du sanctuaire de faune des îles de Zoos
Office Guinéen de la Diversité Biologique et des Aires Protégées
Ministère Délégué à l'Environnement et aux Forêts
BP 761 Conakry
kkkeita@yahoo.com

ITALY
Arch. Felice CAPPELLUTI
Directorate-General for Nature and Sea Protection
Division III – Protection and Management of Landscape Natural Values
Ministry of Environment, Land and Sea
Via Cristo foro Colombo, 44
00147 Roma
cappelluti.felice@minambiente.it

Mr. Marco VALENTINI
Directorate-General for Nature and Sea Protection
Division III – Protection and Management of Landscape Natural Values
Ministry of Environment, Land and Sea
Via Cristo foro Colombo, 44
00147 Roma
valentini.marco@minambiente.it

JORDAN
Mr. Ahmad AL-QATARNEH
Secretary General
Ministry of Environment
King Faisal street building No. 85
Amman
aqatarneh@moenv.gov.jo

KENYA
Dr. Mohamed Omar Said MOHAMED
Senior Scientist, Coast Conservation Area
Biodiversity Research & Monitoring Conventions Section
Kenya Wildlife Service
P.O. Box 40241
00100 Nairobi
msaid@kws.go.ke
director@kws.go.ke
conventions@kws.go.ke

LIBERIA 
Mr. James COLEMAN
Senior Environmental Scientist
Environmental Protection Agency
P.O. Box 4024
1000 Monrovia 10
epalib03@yahoo.com
jecoleman2@yahoo.com

LIBYA
Yet to Receive

MAURITANIA
Yet to Receive

MONACO
Ms. Céline VAN KLAVEREN-IMPAGLIAZZO
Secrétaire des Relations Extérieures
Direction des Affaires Internationales
Principauté de Monaco
Tel: 98.98.44.70
Fax: 98.98.19.57
cevanklaveren@gouv.mc

NAURU
Yet to Receive

NETHERLANDS
Mr. Martijn PEIJS
Department of Nature, Landscape & Rural Affairs
Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation
P.O. Box 20401
2500 EK Den Haag
m.w.f.peijs@mineleni.nl

NEW ZEALAND
Ms. Tiffany BOCK
Fisheries Management Directorate
Ministry for Primary Industries
25 The Terrace
6140 Wellington
tiffany.bock@mpi.govt.nz 

PALAU
Yet to Receive

PHILIPPINES
Attorney Asis PEREZ
Director
Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources
3rd Floor, PCA Building
Elliptical Road, Diliman
Quezon City
pawbwild@yahoo.com

ROMANIA
Dr. Gheorghe RADU
Senior Scientist
Marine Living Resources
National Institute for Marine Research and Development “Grigore Antipa”
Ministry of Environment and Forests
300 Mamaia Blv
gradu@alpha.rmri.ro

SAMOA
Ms. Juney WARD
Principal Marine Conservation Officer
Division of Environment and Conservation
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
P.O. Private Bag, Level 3 Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Building
Sogi
juneyward@mnre.gov.ws

SENEGAL
Dr. Djibril DIOUCK
Biologiste, Division etudes et Amenagement
Direction des Parcs Nationaux
Ministre de l'Environnement
et de la Protection de la Nature
Sise Parc Zoologique et Forestier de Hann
BP 5135
Dakar Fann
djibrildiouck@hotmail.com

SOUTH AFRICA
Ms. Sarika SINGH
Marine Scientist
Department of Environmental Affairs
Private Bag X2
Roggebaai, 8012
Cape Town
sasingh@environment.gov.za

SUDAN
Mr. Yahaya Eldin GUMAA
Director International Trade (CITES)
Ministry of Tourism, Antiquitites and Wildlife
Wildlife Conservation General Administration
P.O.Box 336
60 Street, Mamora Block 82
Khartoum
tahiaelfaki@yahoo.com

SWEDEN
Yet to Receive

SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC
Ms Roba AL SERHAN
CMS Focal Point
Biodiversity and Protected Areas Department
Ministry of State for Environment Affairs
Yousef Azmeh Seq
Damascus
alserhanroba@yahoo.com

TOGO
M. Kossi Maxoè SEDZRO
Ingénieur Agronome
Chfe Division de la Promotion de la Pêche et de l'Aquaculture
Direction des Pêches et de l'Aquaculture
Ministère de l'Agriculture, de l'Elevage et de la Pêche
01BP: 385 Lomé
ksedzro69@hotmail.com

TUVALU
Yet to Receive

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Ms Muna Omran AL SHAMSI
Agricultural Engineer
Biodiversity Department
Ministry of Environment and Water
P.O.BOX: 1509
Dubai
moalshamisi@moew.gov.ae

UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND 
Mr. Jamie RENDELL
Policy Advisor
Marine and Fisheries
Department for Environment,
Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)
Area 2D, Nobel House
17 Smith Square
London, SW1P 3JR
jamie.rendell@defra.gsi.gov.uk

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Ms. Cheri McCARTY
Foreign Affairs Specialist
NOAA Fisheries, Office of International Affairs
United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
1315 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
cheri.mccarty@noaa.gov

VANUATU
Mr. Moses AMOS
Director of Fisheries Department 
Ministry of Livestock, Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries and Biosecurity
PMB 9045 Port Vila 
mjatinapua@gmail.com 

YEMEN
Dr. Mohamed Said EL-MASHJARY
Chairman
Environment Protection Authority (EPA)
BOX: 19719
Sana'a
Republic of Yemen
mss_mashjary@yahoo.com 

Eng. Galal Hussein AL-HAROGI
Director General for CMS
Environment Protection Authority (EPA)
BOX: 19719
Sana'a
Republic of Yemen
gharogi@gmail.com