General Assembly

 

PRESIDENT OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Dejan Novakovic
State Secretary, Ministry of Energy, Development and Environmental Protection, Serbia

 

ALBANIA

Enkelejda Malaj
Director, Directory of Integration and Projects, Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Water Administration

 

AUSTRIA

Gerhard Omersu
International Environmental Affairs Department, Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management

 

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

Reuf Hadzibegic
Head of Unit for Energy and Environment, Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Relations

 

BULGARIA

Detelina Agnes Peicheva
State Expert, Ministry of Environment and Water

 

CROATIA

Margareta Karadza
Senior Adviser, International Relations Department, Ministry of Environmental and Nature Protection

 

CZECH REPUBLIC

Lukas Pokorny
Head of International Organizations, Unit Department of International Relations, Ministry of the Environment

 

DENMARK

Thomas Becker
Deputy Permanent Secretary, Ministry of the Environment

 

ESTONIA

Allan Gromov
Deputy Secretary General, Ministry of the Environment

 

EUROPEAN COMMISSION

Timo Tapani Makela
Director of International Affairs, DG Environment, European Commission

 

FINLAND

Ann-Britt Ylinen
Director, Bilateral and Regional Cooperation, Ministry of the Environment

 

FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA

Daniela Rendevska
Head of Unit, Ministry of the Environment and Physical Planning

 

GERMANY

Hans-Joachim Hermann
Senior Expert, Federal Environmental Agency

 

HUNGARY

Zoltan Illes
State Secretary (Environment), Ministry of Rural Development

 

ITALY

Corrado Clini
Minister, Ministry for the Environment, Land and Sea

 

JAPAN

Yuji Amamiya
Embassy of Japan

 

LATVIA

Jurijs Spiridonovs
Deputy Secretary of State for Environmental Issues, Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development (MEPRD)

 

LITHUANIA

Jolita Meilune
Chief Desk Officer, Ministry of the Environment

 

MALTA

Hon. Dr. Mario de Marco
Parliamentary Secretary for Tourism, the Environment and Culture

 

MONTENEGRO

Sinisa Stankovic
Deputy Minister, Ministry of Sustainable Development and Tourism

 

THE NETHERLANDS

Adriaan Oudeman
Policy Coordinator, Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment

 

NORWAY

Jon Opem
Senior Advisor, Ministry of the Environment

 

POLAND

Igor Mitroczuk
Vice Director, Department of Sustainable Development, Ministry of the Environment

 

ROMANIA

Marton Attila Kelemen
Senior Advisor, Ministry of the Environment and Forests

 

SERBIA

Dejan Trifunovic
Assistant to the Minister, Assistant Minister, Ministry of Energy, Development and Environment

 

SLOVAKIA

Kamil Vilinovic
Director General, Ministry of the Environment

 

SLOVENIA

Natasa Anderlic
Desk Officer, EU Coordination and International Affairs Service, Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning

 

SWEDEN

Linnea Sundblad
Desk officer, Ministry of the Environment

 

SWITZERLAND

Martine Rohn-Brossard
Senior Advisor, International Affairs Division, Federal Department for the Environment

 

TURKEY

Cengiz Taylan Baykara
Head of Department, Ministry of Environment and Urbanisation

 

UKRAINE

Lyubomyr Goncharuk
Advisor to the Minister, Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources

 

UNITED KINGDOM

H.E. Mr. Gregory John Dorey
Ambassador, Embassy of the United Kingdom

 

UNITED STATES

Anna Phillips
Program Manager for Central and Eastern Europe, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA)

 

CO-OPTED MEMBERS

Christian Averous
Economist, France

Jaakko Henttonen
NDEP Fund Manager, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

Bedrich Moldan
Director, Environmental Center, Charles University Prague, Czech Republic

Jernej Stritih
Stritih, Sustainable Development Consulting, Inc., Slovenia

Stanislaw Sitnicki
Vice-President, Ekofund, Poland


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Al Gore