Afghanistan

Ezatullah Sediqi
National Focal Point
Deputy Director General
Government official

Algeria

souad boukhalfa
National Focal Point
chef de bureau
Email(s): souad69dz@yahoo.fr,

Angola

Nascimento Kidima
National Focal Point
National Director of Biodiversity

Antigua and Barbuda

Diann Black Layne
National Focal Point
Department of Environment, Ministry of Health and the Environment
Address:
St.
Antigua and Barbuda
Email(s): dcblack11@gmail.com,

Argentina

Focal Point Argentina
National Focal Point
Dirección de Asuntos Ambientales
Email(s): digma@mrecic.gov.ar,
Marcia Rossa Levaggi
National Focal Point
Director
Department of Environmental Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship
Address:
Esmeralda 1212 - Piso 14
1007 Buenos Aires Ciudad de Buenos Aires
Argentina
Email(s): mle@mrecic.gov.ar,
Joaquin Salzberg
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Head of Biodiversity Desk at Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Argentina
Email(s): jqb@mrecic.gov.ar,
Silvana Bovone
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Min.
Email(s): sbo@mrecic.gov.ar,
Silvana MERELLO
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Email(s): svx@mrecic.gov.ar,

Armenia

Levon Aghasyan
National Focal Point
Legal Advisor to the Minister of Ministry of Environment of Armenia
Scientific Center of Zoology and Hydroecology, National Academy of Sciences, Armenia
Address:
3 Government Building, Republic Square
0010
Yerevan
Armenia

Australia

Kelly Buchanan
National Focal Point
Director, International Policy
Leila Bouhafs
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Address:
Australia

Austria

Gabriele Obermayr
National Focal Point
Senior Official for Biodiversity
Federal Ministry for Sustainability and Tourism
Address:
Stubenbastei 5
1010 Vienna
Austria

Azerbaijan

Rashad Allahverdiyev
National Focal Point
Head of division
Khazar University
Address:
B.Aghayev str 100 a
Az 1073 Baku
Azerbaijan

Bahrain

Mohamed Bin Daina
National Focal Point
Chief Executive
Supreme Council for Environment

Bangladesh

SM Munjurul Khan
National Focal Point
Additional Secretary
Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change
Address:
Apt. C--2, House No. 20/21, Road No. 12, Niketan, Gulshan 1
Dhaka 1212
Bangladesh

Belarus

Natalya Minchenko
National Focal Point
Head of department of biological and landscape diversity
Address:
Novovilinskaya 38
220053 Minsk Minsk
Belarus
Nicolai Svidinskiy
National Focal Point
Head of the department of biologycal and landscape diversity of the Ministry of the natural...
National focal point for IPBES
Address:
Kollektornaja str., 10
220004 Minsk
Belarus

Belgium

Hilde Eggermont
National Focal Point
IPBES Belgian Focal Point
Belgian Science Policy Office
Address:
WTC III - Simon Bolivar 30
1000 Brussel
Belgium

Benin

SOSSA Barnabé
National Focal Point
Directeur des Politiques, du contrôle de l'exploitation Forestière et du Contentieux/ Point...
Direction Générale Eaux, Forêts et Chasse/Ministère du cadre de vie et développement Durable/ République du Bénin
Address:
BP 393 COTONOU
COTONOU
Benin
Email(s): sossbarn@yahoo.fr,
Raoul NOUMONVI
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Chef Service Reboisement et Amenagement des Forêts. Direction Générale des Eaux Forêts et Chasse
Ministère du Cadre de Vie et du Développement Durable (MCVDD)
Email(s): nraoul2001@yahoo.fr,

Bhutan

Kinley Choden
National Focal Point
Environment Officer
Address:
Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environmental Research
Bumthang 32001
Bhutan

Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

Cynthia Silva Maturana
National Focal Point
Viceminister of Environment, Biodiversity, Climate Changes, and Forest Management and Development
Ministry of Environment and Water
Address:
Av. Cañada Strongest 1878
La Paz
Bolivia
Ivan Zambrana Flores
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Executive Director
Plurinational Authority of Mother Earth
Address:
Edif. Cámara Nacional de Comercio, Piso 12
Av. Mariscal Santa Cruz 1392
La Paz
Bolivia

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Mehmed Cero
National Focal Point
Assistant Minister
Federal Ministry on Environment and Tourism
Address:
Marka Marulica 2
71 000 Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Botswana

Botshabelo Othusitse
National Focal Point
Deputy Director
Department of Environmental Affairs
Address:
Private Bag 0068
Gaborone
Botswana
Email(s): bothusitse@gov.bw,
Mosimanegape Nthaka
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Desk Officer; Principal Natural Resources Officer
Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism
Address:
Private Bag 0068
Gaborone
Botswana

Brazil

Luciana Melchert
National Focal Point
Interim Head of the Environment Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Brazil
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Brazil
Environment Division DEMA
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Ministry of External Relations, Environment Division
Address:
Esplanada dos Ministérios, Bloco "H", Anexo I, 4º Andar
DF
70.170-900
Brazil

Bulgaria

Nikolay Tzvetkov
National Focal Point
State expert
MInistry of Environment and Water
Address:
22 Maria-Luiza Blvd
1000 Sofia
Bulgaria

Burkina Faso

Somanegré Nana
National Focal Point
Focal Point
Address:
Ouagadougou
Burkina Faso

Burundi

Nderagakura Ferdinand
National Focal Point
Coordinator of PNLAE/SLM Programme
Ministry of Environment
Address:
Avenue de la Cathedrale, B.P 631
Bujumbura
Burundi

Cambodia

Somaly Chan
National Focal Point
Deputy Secretary General
NCSD/MoE
Address:
Morodok Techo Building (Lot 503), Tonle Bassac, Chamkarrmorn
Phnom Penh 855
Cambodia

Canada

Brenda Mcafee
National Focal Point
Senior Science Advisor
Environment and Climate Change Canada
Address:
1125 Colonel By Drive
Carleton University
Ottawa, ON K1A 0H3
Canada

Central African Republic

Cleoface Landry MABESSIMO
National Focal Point
National Biodiversty Coordinator
Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development

Chad

Ahmat ABDRAMANE
National Focal Point
Point Focal Biodiversite du Tchad
Ministère de l'Environnement de l'Eau et de la Pêche
Address:
+23560827071
+23599574114
NDjamena
Chad

Chile

Juan Donoso
National Focal Point
Head of the Division of Natural Resources and Biodiversity
Address:
San Martin 73
Santiago
Chile
Email(s): jdonoso@mma.gob.cl,

China

Wenliu Zhang
National Focal Point
Division Chief
Ministry of Ecology and Environment , P.R. China
Address:
No.115, Xizhimennei Nanxiaojie
Xicheng District
Beijing
100035
China
Email(s): china_ipbes@126.com,

Colombia

Hernando García
National Focal Point
Instituto Alexander Von Humboldt
Address:
Calle 28a #
15-09 Bogotá
Colombia

Comoros

Abdérémane Hachime
National Focal Point
Focal Point
Ministère de l'Energie, de l'Agriculture, de la Pêche et de l'Environnement
Address:
BP 514
Moroni
Comoros

Costa Rica

Eugenia Arguedas Montezuma
National Focal Point
National Focal Point of IPBES
Ministerio de Ambiente y Energía
Address:
Sistema Nacional de Areas de Conservacion, costado sur ULACIT, Barrio Tournon
506 San Jose
Costa Rica

Côte d'Ivoire

Hyacinthe Tié
National Focal Point
Directeur de l'Environnement et de la Prévention des Risques
Ministère de la Salubrité, de l'Environnement et du Développement Durable
Address:
20 BP 650 Abidjan 20
Abidjan
Ivory Coast
Email(s): tieyroh@gmail.com,

Croatia

Ana Kobaslic
National Focal Point
Head of Service for Strategic Affairs in Nature Protection
Ministry of Environment and Energy
Address:
Radnicka cesta 80
10 000 Zagreb
Croatia
Jelena Uros
National Focal Point
Expert Adviser, Division for International
Cooperation in Nature Protection, Croatia
Email(s): jelena.uros@mzoe.hr,

Cuba

Enrique Moret Hernández
National Focal Point
Email(s): emoret@citma.cu,

Czech Republic

Jan Plesník
National Focal Point
Adviser
Nature Conservation Agency of the Czech Republic (NCA CR)
Address:
Kaplanova 1931/1
CZ-148 00 Praha 11
Czech Republic
Sona Perglerová
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Senior Officer - International Organizations Unit
Department of International Relations, Ministry of Environment of the Czech Republic

Democratic Republic of the Congo

José Ilanga Lofonga
National Focal Point
Ministére de l'environnement, Conservation de la Nature et Développement Durable
Email(s): ilangajose@yahoo.fr,
Chantal Nkey Ngono
National Focal Point (Secondary)
NFP (APA/RDC)
Direction de Développement Durable/ Ministére de l'environnement, Conservation de la Nature et Développement Durable
Address:
Av, Boulevard du Palais de la Nation n°2895/Gombe
Kinshasa
Congo (Kinshasa)

Denmark

Daniella Humm Møller
National Focal Point
Head of Section in Nature and Climate Adaption in the Ministry of Environment and Food of Denmark
Danish focal point
Email(s): dahmo@mfvm.dk,

Djibouti

HOUSSEIN ROBLEH
National Focal Point
DIRECTEUR DE L'ENVIRONNEMENT ET DU DÉVELOPPEMENT DURABLE
MINISTÈRE DE L'HABITAT, DE L'URBANISME, DE L'ENVIRONNEMENT

Dominica

Lloyd Pascal
National Focal Point
Environmental Coordinating Unit; Ministry of Environment, Climate Resilience, Disaster Management and Urban Renewal
Address:
Dominica
Email(s): ecu@dominica.gov.dm,

Dominican Republic

Jose Rafael Almonte Perdomo
National Focal Point
Advisory In Biodiversity And Protected Areas Y Focal Point IPBES Dominican Republic
Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources
Address:
c/El Cayetano Germosen Equina Avenida Luperon, Santo Domingo, D.N.
C/Cayetano Germosen Esquina Avenida Luperon
02487 Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic

Ecuador

Alfonso Wilson Rojas
National Focal Point
Coordinador, Unidad de Recursos Genéticos Dirección Nacional de Biodiversidad
Ministerio del Ambiente, Ecuador
Address:
Quito, Av. Madrid 1159 & Andalucía
Ministerio del Ambiente, Dirección Nacional de Biodiversidad
170525 Quito
Ecuador

Egypt

Ayman Abdel aziz
National Focal Point
Director of the department Environment and sustainable development
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address:
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
maspiero
C
Egypt
Email(s): aminayman@gmail.com,

Estonia

Merit Otsus
National Focal Point
senior officer
Ministry of the Environment
Address:
Narva mnt 7a
15172 Tallinn
Estonia

Ethiopia

Feleke Woldeyes Gamo
National Focal Point
Deputy Director General
Ethiopian Biodiversity Institute
Address:
Ethiopian Biodiversity Institute, Comoros Street, Woreda 5, Yeka sub-city
1000 Addis Ababa
Ethiopia

European Union

Marco Fritz
National Focal Point
Policy Officer
European Commission
Address:
Rue du Champ de Mars/Marsveldstraat 21
1050 Bruxelles/Brussel
Belgium
Karin Zaunberger
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Policy Officer
European Commission
Address:
Avenue Edmond Theunissen 13
1630 Linkebeek
Belgium

Finland

Suvi Borgström
National Focal Point
Senior Officer
Ministry of Environment
Address:
Aleksanterinkatu 7
00100 Helsinki
Finland

France

Ghousébasha Gaffar
National Focal Point
Head of biodiversity and ecosystems
Ministry for Europe and Foreign affairs

Gabon

Jean Bruno Mikissa
National Focal Point
Advisor of Forest Ministry
Ministry of Water and Forestry including Environmental
Address:
B.P: 6652
Libreville
Gabon
Email(s): jbmikissa@gmail.com,

Germany

Inka Gnittke
National Focal Point
Head of Division N I 4
International Cooperation on Biodiversity
Address:
Robert Schumann Platz 3
53175 Bonn
Germany
Janina Heim
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Policy Officer
Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety
Address:
Germany

Ghana

Jewel Kudjawu
National Focal Point
Chief Programme Officer
Address:
Starlet 91 street, Ministries Post Office Box M 326. Ministries
Accra
Ghana
Adelaide Asante
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Acting Director, STI
Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation
Address:
P. O. Box GP 18234, Accra , Ministries
Pension House, Accra
Accra
Ghana

Grenada

Merina Jessamy
National Focal Point
Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Agriculture, Lands, Foresty, Fisheries and the Environment
Address:
Ministerial Complex Tanteen
St George
Grenada

Guatemala

Mario Abel Diaz Anzueto
National Focal Point
Coordinator de la Unidad Nacional de Coordination y Sinergias para la Estrategia
Guatemala
José Luis Echeverría Tello
National Focal Point
Director of biodiversity department of the National Council of Protected Areas
National Council of Protected Areas
Address:
5ta. Avenida 6-06, zona 1, Ciudad de Guatemala, Edificio IPM, Séptimo Nivel
01001 Guatemala
Guatemala
Juventino Galvez
National Focal Point
Director del IARNA
Guatemala
Email(s): jugalvez@url.edu.gt,

Guinea

Abdel Kader Bangoura
National Focal Point
Chef de Division Suivi et Evaluation de projets et programmes
Ministère de l'Environnement, des Eaux et Forêts
Address:
3665 Conakry
Guinea

Guinea Bissau

Guilherme Da Costa
National Focal Point
IPBES National Focal Point
Bissau, Palacio do Governo, Ave Combatentes L. Pátria, Ave. Combatentes Liberdade da Pátria
Address:
Ave. Combatentes da Liberdade da Patria. Palacio do Governo. Bissau
Bairro do Plano Alto Bandim. Bissau
70 Bissau
Guinea-Bissau

Haiti

Michelet Louis
National Focal Point
Address:
Parc Industriel Métropolitain (SONAPI), Blvd Toussaint Louverture, Port-au-Prince
06, Croix des Missions 64 Port-au-Prince-Haïti
HT-6125 PAUP
Haiti

Hungary

Levente Kőrösi
National Focal Point
head of department

India

Sujit Bajpayee
National Focal Point
Joint Secretary
Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Govt. of India
Email(s): sujit.baju@gov.in,

Indonesia

GONO SEMIADI
National Focal Point
RESEARCHER
RESEARCH CENTRE FOR BIOLOGY - INDONESIAN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCES
Address:
Research Centre for Biology - Indonesian Institute of Sciences
Jl Raya Jakarta-Bogor Km. 46
CIBINONG 16191 Jawa Barat
Indonesia
Email(s): semiadi@yahoo.com,

Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Peyman Seadat
National Focal Point
Director General for Environment and Sustainable Development
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Department of Environment and Sustainable Development
Email(s): irfocal@yahoo.com,

Iraq

Jasim Humadi
National Focal Point
Minister Deputy for Environmental Affairs
Ministry of Health and Environment
Address:
Al-Karradah, Arassat Alhendia
Baghdad Baghdad 10069
Iraq
Email(s): moen.iraq@gmail.com,

Ireland

Brian Nelson
National Focal Point
Invertebrate Ecologist
National Parks and Wildlife Service, Ireland
Address:
Dept. Culture, Heritage and The Gaeltacht
90 North King Street
Dublin D07 N7CV
Co Dublin
Ireland

Israel

Simon Nemtzov
National Focal Point
Wildlife Ecologist and Coordinator for International Treaties
Israel Nature and Parks Authority, 3 Am Ve'Olamo Street, Israel
Address:
INPA Science Division
3 Am Ve Olamo Street
Jerusalem 9546303
Israel
Email(s): simon@npa.org.il,
Ayelet Rosen
National Focal Point
Head Division of Multilateral Environmental Agreements
Israeli Ministry of Environmental Protection, Israel
Address:
5 Kanfei Nesharim
Jerusalem 9546412
Israel

Japan

Fuyumi Ogawa
National Focal Point
Economic Cooperation Researcher
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Japan
Keisuke Saito
National Focal Point
Government Official
Global Biodiversity Strategy Office, Nature Conservation Bureau, Ministry of the Environment
Address:
100-8975
Tokyo
1-2-2 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku
Japan
Makiko Yanagiya
National Focal Point
Deputy Director
Global Biodiversity Strategy Office, Nature Conservation Bureau, Ministry of the Environment
Address:
100-8975
Tokyo
1-2-2 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku
Japan

Jordan

Raed Banihani
National Focal Point
Director of Nature Protection / Ministry Of Environment
Ministry of Environment
Address:
Um Uthaina - king Faisal ben abdulaziz street
Amman 11941
Jordan

Kenya

LUCY NGANGA
National Focal Point
DIRECTOR
MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT AND FORESTRY
Address:
WAIYAKI WAY
NAIROBI
+254
Kenya

Latvia

Valdimārts Šļaukstiņš
National Focal Point
Senior Official, Department of Nature Protection
Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development of the Republic of Latvia, Latvia
Address:
The Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development of the Republic of Latvia
Peldu iela 25
Riga LV-1494
Latvia

Liberia

Emmanuel Munyeneh
National Focal Point
Assistant Minister for International Cooperation and Economic Integration
Environmental Protection Agency, Liberia
Address:
Congo Town back Road
Congo Town
10000 Monrovia
Liberia
Email(s): munyeneh@yahoo.com,

Libya

Elmaki Elagil
National Focal Point
Head of Nature Conservation Department
Environment General Authority
Address:
Janzoor, Alghiran, TRIPOLI- Libya
Souk Elgiuma, Tripoli
Tripoli
Libya

Lithuania

Algirdas Klimavicius
National Focal Point
Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Lithuania, Lithuania

Luxembourg

Eric Schauls
National Focal Point
4, place de l'Europe, Luxembourg, L-1499, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Address:
4 place de l'europe
1499 luxembourg
Luxembourg
Claude Origer
National Focal Point (Secondary)

Madagascar

Hanitra Randrianasolo
National Focal Point (Secondary)
POINT FOCAL NATIONAL IPBES /ASSISTANT TECHNIQUE DU PROJET D'ELABORATION ET DE MISE EN OEUVRE...
Direction de la Gestion Durable des Ressources Naturelles et des Ecosystèmes
Address:
DIRECTION GENERALE DES FORETS NANISANA. BP: 243
101 ANTANANANARIVO
Madagascar
Email(s): lalaina77@yahoo.fr,

Malawi

Lilian Chimphepo
National Focal Point
Principal Environmental Officer
Malawi Government
Address:
Environmental Affairs Department, Lingadzi House, Private Bag 394, Lilongwe 3, Malawi.
Lilongwe
Malawi

Malaysia

WAN MAZLAN WAN MAHMOOD
National Focal Point
UNDERSECRETARY
Ministry of Water, Land and Natural Resources of Malaysia
Email(s): wmazlan@kats.gov.my,
Hafeezah Abdul Halim
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Address:
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
Level 12, Wisma Sumber Asli, Precinct 4
Putrajaya Putrajaya 62574
Malaysia
Email(s): hafeezah@nre.gov.my,
Siti Nurzaliana Mohd Safari
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Assistant Secretary
Ministry of Water, Land and Natural Resources Malaysia
Address:
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
Wisma Sumber Asli, No.25, Persiaran Perdana, Precinct 4
Putrajaya
Putrajaya 62574
Malaysia

Maldives

Ilham Mohamed
National Focal Point
Focal Point, Assistant Director
Handuvaree Hingun, Male', Not Applicable, 20392, Maldives, Maldives
Address:
Ministry of Environment and Energy
Green Building, Handhuvaree Hingun, Maafannu
Male' 20392
Maldives

Mali

Souleymane Cisse
National Focal Point
Focal Point

Mauritania

Moussa BA
National Focal Point
Minister Advisor
Ministry of environment and sustainable development
Email(s): bamouss14@gmail.com,

Mexico

Hesiquio Benítez Díaz
National Focal Point
Director General of International Cooperation and Implementation
National Commission for the Use and Knolwedge of Biodiversity (CONABIO)
Address:
Liga Periférico - Insurgentes Sur, Núm. 4903
Col. Parques del Pedregal
Delegación Tlalpan
Mexico City DIF 14010
Mexico

Monaco

Raphaël Simonet
National Focal Point
Head of Division, Biodiversity Division
Direction de l'Environnement
Address:
Direction de l'Environnement
3 avenue de Fontvieille
98000 MONACO
Monaco
Email(s): rsimonet@gouv.mc,

Morocco

Mostafa Madbouhi
National Focal Point
Chef de la Division de la Diversité Biologique
Secrétariat d'État auprès du Ministre de l’Energie, des Mines et de Développement Durable chargée du Développement Durable
Address:
9, Rue Al Araar, Secteur 16, Hay Ryad
10100 Rabat
Morocco
Email(s): mostamad@gmail.com,

Mozambique

Emilia Polana
National Focal Point
Technician
Ministry of Land, Environment and Rural Development
Address:
Acordos de Lusaka Avenue N#2115 - C. P. 2020 - Maputo
2020 Maputo Maputo
Mozambique
Email(s): vepolana@gmail.com,

Myanmar

Nyi Nyi Kyaw
National Focal Point
Director General
Forest Department, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation, Myanmar
Address:
Office no. 39, Nay Pyi Taw
Myanmar

Namibia

Marthin Kasaona
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Chief Conservation Scientist
Ministry of Environment and Tourism
Address:
Private Bag 13306
Ministry of Environment and Tourism
Windhoek
Namibia

Nepal

Jwala Shrestha
National Focal Point
Undersecretary (Tech.), Scientific Officer
Ministry of Forests and Environment
Address:
Gha no. 136/23ka, Gyanjyoti Marga-2
Ministry of Forests and Environment, Singhadurbar, Kathmandu, Nepal, Phone no. +977-1-4211638, Fax no. +977-1-4211964
Kathmandu 44600
Nepal
Email(s): meejwala@gmail.com,

Netherlands

Astrid Hilgers
National Focal Point
Policy Advisor
Ministry of Agriculture, Nature an Food Quality
Address:
Bezuidenhoutseweg 73
2500 Den Haag
Netherlands

New Zealand

Elaine Wright
National Focal Point
Planning, Monitoring, Reporting Manager
NZ Department of Conservation
Address:
161 Cashel Street
Christchurch 8011
New Zealand
Email(s): ewright@doc.govt.nz,

Niger

Ali Laoual Abagana
National Focal Point
Director Adjoint de la Faune, de la Chase et des Aires Proteges, Republic of Niger
Ministry of Environment, Urban Sanitation and Sustainable Development, Niger
Email(s): aliabagana@yahoo.fr,

Nigeria

Sikiru Tiamiyu
National Focal Point
Deputy Director- Conservation
Address:
Plot 393/394, augustus aikhomu way, utako, abuja
Abuja FCT
Nigeria
Email(s): roladagro@gmail.com,

North Macedonia

Isuf Fetai
National Focal Point
Advisor for monitoring and following Natura 2000 Ministry envernment and physical planning
North Macedonia
Address:
Kumanovo
Skopje
1000 Skopje
Macedonia

Norway

Nina Vik
National Focal Point
Senior adviser
Norwegian Environment Agency
Address:
Postboks 5672 Sluppen
7485 Trondheim
Norway

Pakistan

Naeem Raja
National Focal Point
Director Biodiversity Programme
Ministry of Climate Change, Government of Pakistan
Address:
Director Biodiversity Programme, Ministry of Climate Change, LG&RD Complex, G-5/2,
Islamabad 44000
Pakistan

Panama

Dario Luque
National Focal Point
Panama
Email(s): dluque@anam.gob.pa,

Paraguay

Juan Mandelburger
National Focal Point
Biology
Director de Biodiversidad
Address:
Teodoro S Mongelos 3844
000 Asuncion
Paraguay

Peru

Jose Alvarez Alonso
National Focal Point
Biodiversity National Director
Environment Ministry

Philippines

Theresa Mundita S. Lim
National Focal Point
Executive Director
ASEAN Center for Biodiversity

Portugal

Helena Freitas
National Focal Point
Full Professor
Centre for Functional Ecology
Address:
Dep Life Sciences, University of Coimbra
3001-455 Coimbra
Portugal
Email(s): hfreitas@uc.pt,

Republic of Korea

Yuri Kim
National Focal Point
Deputy director
Ministry of Environment
Address:
Ministry of Environment, Government Complex-Sejong, Doum 6-Ro
sejong-si
Sejong
30103
South Korea

Republic of Moldova

Ala Rotaru
National Focal Point
Main consultant, Policy in Biodiversity Department
Ministry of Agriculture, Regional Development and Environment
Address:
9, C.Tanase Str.
22, N.Pirogov Str.
MD2018 Chisinau
Moldova

Romania

Samad John Smaranda
National Focal Point
Senior Coucellor
Address:
Blvd. Libertatii no. 12, Sector 5
040129 Bucharest
Romania
Email(s): jsamad05@yahoo.com,

Russian Federation

Irina Fominykh
National Focal Point
Deputy Director of Department of International Cooperation
Ministry of natural resources and environment of the Russian Federation
Address:
Russia

Saint Lucia

Alwin Dornelly
National Focal Point
Assistant Chief Forest Officer
Department of Agriculture, Fisheries, Natural Resources and Cooperatives
Address:
Gabriel Charles Forestry Complex
Union
Castries
Saint Lucia

Saudi Arabia

Hany Tatwany
National Focal Point
Vice President
Saudi Wildlife Authority (SWA)
Address:
P.O.Box 61681
Riyadh 11575
Saudi Arabia

Senegal

Mamadou Daha Kane
National Focal Point
Chef de Division Suivi Evaluation
Direction des Parcs nationaux/Ministère de l'Environnement et du Développement Durable
Address:
Direction des Parcs Nationaux
Siège du Ministère de l'Environnement et du Developpement Durable
BP 5135 Dakar-Fann Dakar
Senegal
Email(s): mdahakane@gmail.com,

Serbia

Jelena Ducic
National Focal Point
Head of Department for Biodiversity
Address:
Omladinskih brigada
11070 Belgrade
Serbia

Sierra Leone

ALFRED JONDIE
National Focal Point
MANAGER, NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION AGENCY SIERRA LEONE
THE MINISTRY OF THE ENVIRONMENT

Slovakia

Eva Viestova
National Focal Point
Expert Directorate for Nature Protection and Landscape Development
State Administration of Nature Protection Department, Ministry of Environment of the Slovak Republic
Address:
Nam. L. Stura 1
812 35 Bratislava
Slovakia
Ivan Koubek
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Project Coordinator
State Nature Consevancy of the Slovak Republic, Ministry of the Environment of the Slovak Republic
Address:
Tajovskeho 28B street
974 01 Banska Bystrica
Slovakia

Somalia

Mahdi Gulaid
National Focal Point
Deputy Prime Minister
The Federal Government of Somalia
Address:
Somalia
Email(s): dpm@opm.gov.so,

South Africa

Kiruben Naicker
National Focal Point
Director: Science Policy Interface
National Department of Environmental Affairs
Address:
Environment House
Steve Biko Road
Arcadia
Pretoria
0001
South Africa

South Sudan

Malik Morjan
National Focal Point
Wildlife Biologist
Ministry of Wildlife Conservation and Tourism
Address:
Ministry of Wildlife Conservation and Tourism
Ministries Road
Juba
South Sudan
Paul Demetry
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Deputy Director for Biodiversity
Ministry of Environment and Forestry

Spain

Miguel Aymerich Huyghues Despointes
National Focal Point
Subdirector General
Ministerio de Agricultura y Pesca, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente
Address:
Ministerio de Agricultura y Pesca, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente
Plaza San Juan de la Cruz S/N, 3ª Planta, B-315
28071 Madrid Madrid
Spain
Email(s): maymerich@miteco.es,

Sri Lanka

Anura Dissanayake
National Focal Point
Secretary to Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment
Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment
Address:
Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment, "Sobadam Piyasa", 416/C/1, Robert Gunawardana Mawatha, Battaramulla, Sri Lanka
Colombo
Sri Lanka
Deepa Liyanage
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Director
International Relations, Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment

State of Palestine

Issa Musa Albaradeiya
National Focal Point
Director General, Environmental Resources Directorate
Environment Quality Authority
Address:
West Bank
Environment Quality Authority
Ramallah
Palestinian Territory
Email(s): issadwan@yahoo.com,

Sudan

El Khitma Mohammed
National Focal Point
Senior Researcher
Higher Council for Environment and Natural Resources, P.B.box 10488 Khartoum Sudan
Address:
Higher Council for Environment and Natural Resources, Gamaa str. P.B.Box 10488 Khartoum- Sudan
Khartoum
Sudan

Sweden

Cecilia Lindblad
National Focal Point
Senior Scientific Officer
Swedish Environmental Protection Agency, Ministry of the Environment
Address:
Valhallavägen 195
10648 Stockholm
Sweden
Mark Marissink
National Focal Point
Head of unit
Swedish Environmental Protection Agency, Ministry of the Environment

Switzerland

José Romero
National Focal Point
Chief Scientist Environment International
Swiss Federal Office for the Environment FOEN
Address:
Federal Office for the Environment FOEN, Papiermühlestrasse 172
3003 Bern
Switzerland

Tajikistan

Neimatullo Safarov
National Focal Point
Head of the Center
National Center for Biodiversity and Biosafety, CBD and CPB Focal Point in Tajikistan, Tajikistan

Thailand

Rawewan Bhuridej
National Focal Point
Secretary-General
Office of Natural resources and Environmental Policy and planning
Email(s): rbhuridej@gmail.com,
Phirun Saiyasitpanich
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Deputy Secretary – General
Address:
Office of Natural Resources and Environment Policy and Planning (ONEP) 60/1 Soi Phibun Watthana 7,Rama 6 Road, Phayathai
Thailand
Email(s): nfp.onep@gmail.com,

Timor-Leste

Carlos Ximenes
National Focal Point
Senior Official
Directorate General of Environment

Togo

Fata K. Baloukou
National Focal Point
Environnementaliste.
Ministère de l'environnement et des ressources forestières
Address:
Direction des Ressources Forestières, BP : 355
Lomé
Togo

Trinidad and Tobago

Joanne Deoraj
National Focal Point
Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Planning and Development
David Persaud
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Environmental Manager
Address:
Ministry of Planning and Development
Port of Spain
Trinidad and Tobago

Tunisia

Mohamed Ali Ben Temessek
National Focal Point
Deputy Director of Natural Ecosystems
Ministry of Local Affairs and EnvironmentGeneral Direction of Environment and Quality of Life
Address:
Residence Diar El Yosr, 65
2058 Raoued
Tunisia
Email(s): mtemessek@gmail.com,

Turkey

Adem Bilgin
National Focal Point
Head of Research Division
Research Division, Ministry of Forestry and Water Affairs

Uganda

Oloya Collins
National Focal Point
Commissioner/National Focal Point Person-IPBES
Ministry of Water and Environment
Address:
Ministry of Water and Environment, Directorate of Environment Affairs
Kampala
Uganda

United Arab Emirates

Khloud Ahmed Al Hindassi
National Focal Point
Ministry of Environment and Water
Hiba Obaid Al Shehi
National Focal Point
Biodiversity Coordinator
Ministry of Climate Change and Environment
Address:
P.O.Box :1509 - Dubai
United Arab Emirates

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Andrew Stott
National Focal Point
Head of International Science, Environment Analysis Unit
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)
Natasha Chick
National Focal Point (Secondary)

United Republic of Tanzania

Fainahappy Elia Kimambo
National Focal Point
Principal Environment Officer
Vice President's Office - Division of Environment
Address:
LAPF Building, 7th floor, P. O. Box. 2502, 40406 DODOMA TANZANIA
DAR ES SALAAM
Tanzania

United States of America

Sarah Weiskopf
National Focal Point
United States Geological Survey
Address:
12201 Sunrise Valley Dr, MS 516
Reston, VA 20192
United States
Email(s): sweiskopf@usgs.gov,

Uruguay

Victor Canton
National Focal Point
CBD Operative Focal Point/Director
Division Biodiversidad, Ministerio de Vivienda, Ordenamiento, Territorial y Medio Ambiente, Uruguay
Ana Laura Mello
National Focal Point
Focal Point
Dirección Nacional de Medio Ambiente - MVOTMA
Address:
Galicia 1133
11100 Montevideo Montevideo
Uruguay

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Alexander Yánez
National Focal Point
Vice Minister
MFA
Email(s): doi.mppre@gmail.com,

Viet Nam

Hoang Thi Thanh Nhan
National Focal Point
Deputy Director of Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Agency
Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Agency
Address:
10 Ton That Thuyet
Hanoi 84
Vietnam
International Cooperation Department
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
Address:
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
10 Ton That Thuyet
Ha Noi 100000
Vietnam
National Focal Point (Secondary)
Email(s): ,

Yemen

Ammar Al-Aulaqi
National Focal Point
Environmental Protection Authority Chairman
Government of Yemen
Address:
Yemen
National Focal Point
National Focal Point
The Ministry of Water and Environment
Email(s): mwe@mwe-ye.org,

Zambia

Gambwe Sikantongwe
National Focal Point
Natural resources Management Officer
Address:
Dr. Angrey
Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, P.O Box 50694, Lusaka, Zambia
10101 Lusaka
Zambia
Email(s): gambwes@yahoo.com,

Zimbabwe

Abraham Zivayi Matiza
National Focal Point
Focal Point/ Deputy Director
Ministry of Environment, Water and Climate
Address:
Bag 7753 Causeway
11th Floor, Kaguvi Building, Cnr 4th Street & Central Avenue, Causeway.
Harare
Zimbabwe