Members of the Standing Committee

Abbreviations:

T = telephone ; M = mobile
F = fax
E = email
M = mobile
The working language is indicated in brackets: (E) = English; (S) = Spanish; (F) = French

Representative / Representante / Représentant Alternate / Suplente / Suppléant
Africa / África / Afrique
(F)

Congo

M Jean Bosco Nganongo 
Directeur de la Faune et des Aires Protégées (DFAP)
Ministère de l’Economie Forestière, du Développement Durable et de l'Environnement
Direction générale de l’Economie Forestière
B.P. 2841
BRAZZAVILLE
T: +242 05 5 51 99 26/ +242 06 656 85 52
E: nganongo@gmail.com

(F)

Chad / Tchad

M Madangah Ngamgassou
Directeur de la Conservation de la Faune et des Aires Protégées
Ministère de l'Environnement et des Pêches
B.P. 447
N'DJAMENA
T: +236 66268529 ; + 235 91233289 
E: benngamgassou@gmail.com

(E)

Ethiopia / Etiopía / Ethiopie

Mr Kumara Wakjira Gemeda
Director General
Head of the Organization & Management Authority
Ethiopian Wildlife Conservation Authority
P.O. Box 386
ADDIS ABABA
T: +251 115514389; M: +251 910 314351 
F: +251 115546804
E: matikume@yahoo.com
cc: danielwcd@yahoo.com

(E)

Kenya / Kenia

Mr Patrick Omondi
Deputy Director, Species Conservation and Management
Kenya Wildlife Service
P.O. Box 40241-00100
NAIROBI
T: +254 722 791718
E: pomondi@kws.go.ke
cc: cites@kws.go.ke ; director@kws.go.ke ; psnaturalresources@environment.go.ke

(E)

Namibia / Namibie

Director
Ministry of Environment and Tourism
Scientific Services
Private Bag 13306
WINDHOEK
T: +264 (61) 284 21 11
F: +264 (61) 25 91 01; 26 31 95
E: louisa.mupetami@met.gov.na
cc: elly.hamunyela@met.gov.na

(F)

Madagascar

M Jean Claude Rabemanantsoa
Directeur Général des Forêts
Direction Générale des Forêts
Ministère de l'Environnement et des Forêts
B.P. 243 Nanisana
101 ANTANANARIVO
T: +261 (34) 056 22 07
E: dgf@mef.gov.mg

(F)

Niger / Níger

M Ali Laoual Abagana
Coordonnateur du Projet Niger Fauna Corridors
Direction de la faune, de la chasse et des Aires protégées
Ministère de l'Environnement et du Développement Durable
B.P. 578
NIAMEY
T: +227 20 72 37 55; 96 28 87 50; 90 39 02 76;94 94 87 50
F: +227 20 73 60 12
E: dgeef@intnet.ne; aliabagana@gmail.com
cc: mariomar_issa@yahoo.fr

(F)

Morocco / Marruecos / Maroc

Mme Hayat Mesbah
Cheffe de Service de la Conservation de la Faune et Flore Sauvages
Haut Commissariat aux Eaux et Forêts et à la Lutte contre la Désertification
3, rue Haroun Errachid - Agdal
RABAT
Tel: +212 5 37 67 42 70; M: +212 6 61 74 19 53
Fax: +212 5 37 67 26 28
E: mesbah_ef@yahoo.fr

Asia / Asie

(E)

China / Chine

(Vice-Chair / Vice-Presidencia / Vice-Président)

 Mr Meng Xianlin
Executive Director General
The Endangered Species Import and Export Management Office of the People's Republic of China
18 Hepingli Dongjie
BEIJING 100714
T: +86 (10) 84 23 90 03
F: +86 (10) 84 23 88 93
E: mengcites@sina.com
cc: citeszzh@sina.com

(E)

Japan / Japón / Japon

Mr Hiroyuki Nishiura
Director, Global Environment Division
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
2-2-1, Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku
TOKYO 100-8919
T: +81(3) 55 01 82 45
F: +81 (3) 55 01 82 44
E: hiroyuki.nishiura@mofa.go.jp
cc: wahito.yamada@mofa.go.jp ; kazuhiko.seriu@mofa.go.jp

 

(E)

Kuwait / Koweit

Ms Shereefa Al-Salem
Biodiversity Conservation Department
CITES Managment Authority
Environment Public Authority (EPA)
P.O. Box 24395 Safat
KUWAIT 13104
T: +965 22 20 8300 (ext. 1334);  M: +965 (9)  786 65 36
F: +965 22 20 83 69
E: sh.alsalem@epa.org.kw ; dg@epa.org.kw

(E)

Republic of Korea /  Républica de Corea / République de Corée

Mr Beom-Sik Yoo
Director
Global Environment Division 30103
Ministry of Environment 11, Doum 6-ro
SEJONG
T: +82 44 201 6581
F: +82 44 201 6594
E: yoobs1@gmail.com; citesplant.korea@gmail.com
 

 

(E)

Indonesia / Indonésie

Mr Bambang Dahono Adji
Director of Biodiversity Conservation
Directorate General of Natural Resources & Ecosystem Conservation
Ministry of the Environment and Forestry
7th Floor, Block VII, Manggala Wanabakti Building
Jalan Gatot Subroto
SENAYAN JAKARTA 10270
T: +62 (21) 572 02 27
F: +62 (21) 572 02 27
E: dirkkh@menlhk.go.id; macites@menlhk.go.id; subditkonvensi.kkh@gmail.com
cc: rksari@gmail.com ; rksari@menlhk.go.id; agnugroho@gmail.com ; sr.ratna@gmail.com; achmad.pribadi@gmail.com

(E)

Nepal / Népal

Mr Gopal Prakash Bhattarai
Deputy Director General
Department of National Parks and Wildlife Conservation 
GPO Box 860
Babar Mahal
KATHMANDU
T: +977 (1) 422 79 26
E: snpwhs@gmail.com

Central and South America and the Caribbean / América Central, del Sur y el Caribe /
Amérique centrale et du Sud et Caraïbes
(E)

Bahamas

 Mr Maurice Isaacs
Department of Agriculture
P.O. Box N 3704
New Providence
NASSAU
T: +1 (242) 325 75 04; +1 242 457 19 129
E : zacks1957@gmail.commauriceisaacs@bahamas.gov.bs

(S)

Dominican Republic /  República Dominicána / République Dominicaine

Sr José Manuel Mateo Féliz
Av. Cayetano Germosén esq. Av. Luperón, El Pedregal
Distrito Nacional, Código Postal 02487
SANTO DOMINGO
T:+ 1 809 567 4300 ext: 7381 / 6381 / 7383; M:+1 809 501 4182
E: Jose.Mateo@ambiente.gob.do
cc: Ivelisse.Figueroa@ambiente.gob.do; sarah.DiazDefrank@ambiente.gob.do

(S)

Guatemala

Ing. Elder Manrique Figueroa Rodriguez
Secretario Ejecutivo
Consejo Nacional de Áreas Protegidas (CONAP)
5a. av. 6-06, Zona 1
Edificio IPM, 7o. nivel
CIUDAD DE GUATEMALA
T: +502  24226700 (ext: 1704, 1703)   
E: elder.figueroa@conap.gob.gt

 cc: damaris.esquivel@conap.gob.gt ; damaris.conap@gmail.com; ana.morales@conap.gob.gt; ansilmo@gmail.com

(S)

Honduras

Sr José Julián Suazo Cervantes
Coordinador Nacional CITES
Secretaría de Agricultura y Ganadería  
Avenida La FAO, Colonia Loma Linda Norte
TEGUCIGALPA
T: +504 22397603
M: +504 99906406
F: +504 22399734
E: jsuazo25@yahoo.es
 

(S)

Peru / Perú / Pérou

Sr John Leigh Vetter
Director Ejecutivo (e) del SERFOR
Servicio Nacional Forestal y de Fauna Silvestre
Avenida 7 No. 229 
LIMA 12
T: +51 (1) 2259005 (Anexo 201)
 
E: jleigh@serfor.gob.pe
cc: jgalvez@serfor.gob.pe

(E)

Brazil /Brasil / Brésil

Mr Ugo Eicher Vercillo
Director of Biodiversity Conservation
Ministry of Environment
A:SEPN 505, Bloco B, Ed. Marie Prediz Cruz
Sala 503. CEP 70.730-542
BRASILIA D/F
T: +55 (61) 20282133
E: ugo.vercillo@mma.gov.br



 

Europe / Europa
(E)

Hungary / Hungría / Hongrie

Mr Levente Kőrösi
Ministry of Agriculture 
Biodiversity and Gene Conservation Unit
Kossuth tér 11
H-1055 BUDAPEST
T: +36 (1) 795 38 16
F: +36 (1) 795 00 69
E: levente.korosi@fm.gov.hu
cc: zoltan.czirak@fm.gov.hu;

(E)

Poland / Polonia / Pologne

Ms Anna Klisowska
Deputy Director
Department of Forestry and Nature Protection
Ministry of the Environment
Wawelska St. 52/54
00-922 WARSAW
T: +48 (22) 579 24 07; 579 22 59
F: +48 (22) 579 22 90
E:  anna.klisowska@mos.gov.pl
cc: cites-ma@mos.gov.pl

(E)

Israel / Israël

Mr Roni Malka
Director, Law Enforcement Division
Israel Nature and National Parks Protection Authority
3 Am Ve’Olamo Street
Givat Shaul
JERUSALEM 95463
T: +972 (50) 551 10 75
F: +972 (2) 500 54 59
E: ronym@npa.org.il; u.achifa@npa.org.il
cc: simon@npa.org.il

 

(E)

Albania / Albanie

Ms Eneida Rabdhista
Ministria e Mjedisit
Bulevardi Zhan D'Ark, N. 23 Ish ATSH
TIRANA
T: +335 694807771
E: eneida.rabdishta@moe.gov.al

 

(E)

Portugal

Mr João Loureiro
Instituto da Conservação da Natureza e das Florestas, ICNF
Divisão de Gestão de Espécies da Fauna e da Flora
Avenida da República no.16 a 16B
P-1050-191 LISBOA
T: +351 (21) 350 79 00; M: +351 962714657 
 E: joao.loureiro@icnf.pt
cc: ana.zuquete@icnf.pt

(E/F)

Belgium / Bélgica / Belgique

Ms Miet Van Looy
Head of CITES Management Authority
Federal Public Service (FPS)
Heatlh, Food Chain Safety and Environment
Directorate General Environment
Service Multilateral and Strategic Affairs
Eurostation II
Place Victor Horta 40 box 10
B-1060 BRUXELLES
T: +32 (2) 524 74 21
F: +32 (2) 524 74 49
E: miet.vanlooy@environment.belgium.be

(E)

Russian Federation / Federación de Rusia / Fédération de Russie

Mr Anton Mezhnev 
Adviser, Section for Hunting Developement
Department for Development & Regulation in Hunting
Ministry for Natural Resources and Environment
4/6, B. Gruzinskaya ul.
MOSCOW D-242, GSP-5, 125993
T: +7 (499) 254 11 29
E: meznev@mnr.gov.ru; amezhnev@mail.ru
 

(E)

Georgia / Géorgie

Ms Teona Karchava
Chief Speicialist of Biodiversity Division
Biodiversity and Forest Policy Department
Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Gorgia
6 Gulua Street, 0114
TBILISI
T/F: +995 32 272 72 31
E: teonakarchava@yahoo.com; t.karchava@moe.gov.ge
cc: k.amirgulashvili@moe.gov.ge

North America / América del Norte / Amérique du Nord
(E)

Canada / Canadá
(Chair / Presidencia / Président)

Mr Basile van Havre and Ms Carolina Caceres
Canadian Wildlife Service
Environment & Climate Change Canada
351 St-Joseph Blvd
GATINEAU, QC, K1A 0H3
T: +1 819 938 3951
E: basile.vanhavre@canada.ca; carolina.caceres@canada.ca

(S)

Mexico / México / Mexique

Lic. José Pedro Funes Izaguirre
Director General de Vida Silvestre
Subsecretaría de Gestión para la Protección Ambiental
Secretaría de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales (SEMARNAT)
Av. Ejeército National 223, Piso 13
Col. Anáhuac
Delegación Miguel Hidalgo
C.P. 11320
CIUDAD DE MÉXICO, D.F.
T: +52 (55) 56 24 33 06/09
E: josel.funes@semarnat.gob.mx
 

Oceania / Oceanía / Océanie
(E)

New Zealand / Nueva Zelanda / Nouvelle Zélande

 

Please send all Standing Committee related items to Ms. Danica Stent (dstent@doc.govt.nz)

 

(E)

Australia / Australie

Ms Ilse Kiessling
Director, Wildlife Trade Regulation
Department of the Environment and Energy
G.P.O. Box 787
CANBERRA, ACT 2601
T: +61 (0) 2 6274 2124; M: +61 (0) 408 318 944
E:  Ilse.Kiessling@environment.gov.au
cc: paul.murphy@environment.gov.au;
wildlifetrade@environment.gov.au

Depositary Government / Gobierno Depositario / Gouvernement dépositaire
(E/F)

Switzerland / Suiza / Suisse

Mr Mathias Lörtscher
Office fédéral de la sécurité alimentaire et des affaires vétérinaires
Liebefeld-Bern
Schwarzenburgstr. 155
CH-3003 BERN
T: +41 (58) 463 81 59
F: +41 (58) 463 85 22
E: mathias.loertscher@blv.admin.ch

   
Previous host country / País anfitrión anterior / Précédent pays hôte
(E)

South Africa / Sudáfrica / Afrique du Sud

Ms Sonja Meintjes
Department of Environmental Affairs
Private Bag X 447
PRETORIA 0001
T: +27 (12) 310 35 45
F: +27 (12) 320 70 26
E: tcarroll@environment.gov.za

cc: mtjiane@environment.gov.za

   
Next host country / Próximo país anfitrión / Prochain pays hôte
(E)

Sri Lanka

Mr Meegasthanne G.Chandaana Sooriyabandara
Director
Protected Area Management
Department of Wildlife Conservation
811A, Jayanthipura Road
BATTARAMULLA 10120
Tel: +94 112888585; M: +94 718036586
Fax: +94 112883355
E: csooriyabandara@gmail.com

   

Last update 18/01/2017