COP Bureau

COP Bureau


Her Excellency Dr. Yasmine Fouad
Ministry of Environment


Minutes of the COP Bureau meeting 
16 March 2019 - Nairobi

Previous meetings......


Mr. Melesse Maryo 
Director General 
Ethiopian Biodiversity Institute 
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 

Mr. Eric Okoree 
Ag. Chief Executive Officer 
National Biosafety Authority 
Accra, Ghana 

Dr. Sujata Arora 
Adviser/Scientist 'G' 
Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change 
New Delhi, India 

Ms. Leina El-Awadhi 
Department of Biodiversity Conservation 
Environment Public Authority 
Safat, Kuwait 

Ms. Teona Karchava 
Chief Specialist 
Biodiversity and Forestry Department
Ministry of Environmental Protection and Agriculture 
Tbilisi, Georgia 

COP-MOP Nagoya Protocol substitute for Georgia:
Mr. Dilosharvo Dustov 
Head of Department 
Geoinformation and Monitoring 
National Biodiversity and Biosafety Center 
Dushanbe, Tajikistan 

Ms. Elvana Ramaj 
Head of Biodiversity Unit
Department of Biodiversity and Protected Areas 
Ministry of Tourism and Environment
Tirana, Albania

Mr. Carlos Manuel Rodriguez 
Ministerio de Ambiente y Energia 
San Jose, Costa Rica

COP-MOP Nagoya Protocol substitute for Costa Rica:
Mr. Renato Ivan Agustin Morales 
Secretario de Embajada 
Dirección General de Asuntos Ambientales 
Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores y Culto 
Buenos Aires, Argentina 

Dr. Helena Jeffery Brown 
Technical Coordinator (Ag.) 
Department of Environment 
Ministry of Health and Environment 
St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda 

Ms. Gabriele Obermayr 
Division I/3, Environment Aid Policy, Sustainability, Biodiversity 
Federal Ministry of Sustainability and Tourism 
Vienna, Austria 

Ms. Rosemary Paterson 
Divisional Manager 
Environment Division 
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade 
Wellington, New Zealand

COP-MOP Nagoya Protocol substitute for New Zealand: 
Ms. Marie Haraldstad 
Senior Adviser 
Department for Nature Management 
Ministry of Climate and Environment 
Oslo, Norway