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Council Members, Alternates, and Constituencies

                             Date of
Council Member               Appointment   Alternate Member

AISI, Robert G.              01/23/2006    REBUELTA-TEH, Analiza
(Papua New Guinea)                         (Philippines)

ANDERSEN, Geert Aagaard      09/01/2005    BJORNEBYE, Erik
(Denmark)                                  (Norway)

ARASTOU, Seyed Motjaba       08/17/2005    AMIN-MANSOUR, Javad

AYUDHYA, Petipong Pungbun    02/20/2006    VAN TAI, Nguyen
Na (Thailand)                              (Vietnam)

TOTSKIY, Anatoly             09/21/2006    DAVTYAN, Ruzanna
(Russian Federation)                       (Armenia)

DALI, Najeh                  10/11/2005    KONDOS, George
(Tunisia)                                  (Egypt)

DE JONG, Gerben              09/02/2005    VAN DEN BERGEN, Vincent
(Netherlands)                              (Netherlands)

DOUNGOUBE, Gustave           05/30/2006    t.b.a.
(Central African Republic)

EHRHARDT, Roger              01/01/2004    GUTHRIE, Tina
(Canada)                                   (Canada)

FERNANDEZ, Ramon             10/01/2003    MARTIN, Marc-Antoine
(France)                                   (France)

GRAYEB BAYATA, Claudia       06/01/2005    SEMPRIS, Emilio
(Mexico)                                   (Panama)

JOST, Manuela                06/14/2005    HILBER, Anton
(Switzerland)                              (Switzerland)

KABWAZA, Raphael Peter       01/01/2005    POLICARPIO, Napica
(Malawi)                                   (Mozambique)

KRAEVA, Emiliya              10/01/2004    IVANOV, Violeta
(Bulgaria)                                 (Moldova)

KUMAR, Dhanendra             11/28/2005    AHMED KHAN, Zakir
(India)                                    (Bangladesh)

LUGRIS, Fernando             08/26/2005    ROSELLINI, Adolfo
(Uruguay)                                  (Argentina)

MIYAHARA, Takashi            08/22/2005    TAKANO, Shuichi
(Japan)                                    (Japan)

MONTALVO, Mauricio           03/13/2006    LAZARY TEIXEIRA, Carlos
(Ecuador)                                  Alfredo (Brazil)

MONTEIRO, Carlos Alberto     11/01/2004    SARR, Momodou
de Sousa                                   (Gambia)
(Cape Verde)

NIETO, Alejandro             10/13/2005    MOTA PINTO, Nuno
                                           (Portugal)

PARK, Kang-ho                12/01/2004    COOK, Alan
(Republic of Korea)                        (New Zealand)

PEEL, Kenneth                03/20/2006    REIFSNYDER, Daniel
(United States)                            (United States)

PERSUAD, Doorga              03/01/2005    COOPER, Donald
(Guyana)                                   (Bahamas)

SHAH, Shuja                  08/25/2005    LUTFI, Sultan
(Pakistan)                                 (Jordan)

SODERINI, Ludovica           110/01/2003   D'ONOFRIO, Gaetano
(Italy)

STEINKE, Marita              09/04/2003    HERMANN, Walter
(Germany)                                  (Germany)

TREPPEL, Leander             02/24/2006    MARQUES, Miguel
(Austria)                                  (Luxembourg)

WAISS, Aboubaker Doule       12/01/2004    WOLDEYOHANNES, Mogos
                                           (Eritrea)

WALLENIUS, Tapio             05/05/2006    GARCIA-THARN, Amalia
(Finland)                                  (Sweden)

WHEATLEY, Josceline          03/01/2004    WHALEY, Christopher
(United Kingdom)                           (United Kingdom)

WOROU, Theophile Chabi       03/01/2005    OTENG-YEBOAH, Alfred
(Benin)                                    (Ghana)

ZOU, Jiayi                   03/01/2005    YANG, Jinlin
(China)                                    (China)

                             Date of
Council Member               Appointment   Constituencies

AISI, Robert G.              01/23/2006    Cook Islands, Fiji,
(Papua New Guinea)                         Indonesia, Kiribati,
                                           Marshall Islands,
                                           Micronesia, Nauru, Niue,
                                           Palau, Papua New Guinea,
                                           Philippines, Samoa,
                                           Solomon Islands, Tonga,
                                           Tuvalu, Vanuatu

ANDERSEN, Geert Aagaard      09/01/2002    Denmark, Latvia,
(Denmark)                                  Lithuania, Norway

ARASTOU, Seyed Motjaba       03/01/2005    Iran

AYUDHYA, Petipong Pungbun    02/20/2006    Cambodia, Korea DPR, Lao
Na (Thailand)                              PDR, Malaysia, Mongolia,
                                           Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

TOTSKIY, Anatoly             08/17/2006    Armenia, Belarus, Russian
(Russian Federation)                       Federation

DALI, Najeh                  06/13/2006    Algeria, Egypt, Morocco,
(Tunisia)                                  Tunisia

DE JONG, Gerben              04/01/2002    The Netherlands
(Netherlands)

DOUNGOUBE, Gustave                         Burundi, Cameroon, Central
(Central African Republic)                 African Republic, Congo,
                                           Congo DR

EHRHARDT, Roger              08/03/2005    Canada
(Canada)

FERNANDEZ, Ramon             09/01/2002    France
(France)

GRAYEB BAYATA, Claudia       10/01/2004    Costa Rica, El Salvador,
(Mexico)                                   Guatemala, Honduras,
                                           Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama,
                                           Venezuela

JOST, Manuela                04/01/2005    Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan,
(Switzerland)                              Kyrgyz Republic,
                                           Switzerland, Tajikistan,
                                           Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

KABWAZA, Raphael Peter                     Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi,
(Malawi)                                   Mozambique, Namibia, South
                                           Africa, Swaziland, Zambia,
                                           Zimbabwe

KRAEVA, Emiliya              11/01/2004    Albania, Bulgaria,
(Bulgaria)                                 Croatia, Georgia,
                                           Macedonia, Moldova,
                                           Poland, Romania, Ukraine

KUMAR, Dhanendra             11/14/2005    Bangladesh, Bhutan, India,
(India)                                    Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka

LUGRIS, Fernando             08/26/2005    Argentina, Bolivia, Chile,
(Uruguay)                                  Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay

MIYAHARA, Takashi            07/27/2005    Japan
(Japan)

MONTALVO, Mauricio           12/06/2005    Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador
(Ecuador)

MONTEIRO, Carlos Alberto     05/01/2004    Burkina Faso, Cape Verde,
de Sousa                                   Chad, Guinea-Bissau, Mali,
(Cape Verde)                               Mauritania, Niger,
NIETO, Alejandro             11/01/2003    Greece, Ireland, Portugal,
                                           Spain Senegal, The Gambia

PARK, Kang-ho                12/01/2004    Australia, New Zealand,
(Republic of Korea)                        Republic of Korea

PEEL, Kenneth                05/30/2006    United States
(United States)

PERSUAD, Doorga              03/01/2005    Antigua and Barbuda,
(Guyana)                                   Bahamas, Barbados, Belize,
                                           Cuba, Dominica, Dominican
                                           Republic, Grenada, Guyana,
                                           Haiti, Jamaica, St. Kitts
                                           and Nevis, St. Lucia, St.
                                           Vincent, Suriname,
                                           Trinidad and Tobago

SHAH, Shuja                  02/01/2001    Afghanistan, Jordan,
(Pakistan)                                 Lebanon, Pakistan, Syria,
                                           Yemen

SODERINI, Ludovica           01/01/2004    Italy
(Italy)

STEINKE, Marita              10/01/2003    Germany
(Germany)

TREPPEL, Leander             03/30/2006    Austria, Belgium, Czech
(Austria)                                  Republic, Hungary,
                                           Luxembourg, Slovak
                                           Republic, Slovenia, Turkey

WAISS, Aboubaker Doule       03/01/2005    Comoros, Djibouti,
                                           Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya,
                                           Madagascar, Mauritius,
                                           Rwanda, Seychelles, Sudan,
                                           Tanzania, Uganda

WALLENIUS, Tapio             10/1/2005     Estonia, Finland, Sweden
(Finland)

WHEATLEY, Josceline          05/30/2006    United Kingdom
(United Kingdom)

WOROU, Theophile Chabi       05/01/2004    Benin, Cote d'Ivoire,
(Benin)                                    Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria,
                                           Sierra Leone, Togo

ZOU, Jiayi                   03/01/2005    China
(China)


Details of country focal points and regional focal points of non-governmental organizations in 2006-2007

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Africa

Northern Africa

November 2004-2008

Salah Sahabi-Abed

Association de Recherche re·cher·ché  
adj.
1. Uncommon; rare.

2. Exquisite; choice.

3. Overrefined; forced.

4. Pretentious; overblown.
 sur le Climat et l'Environment (ARCE)

IFHR IFHR International Federation of Human Rights  Cite des HLM HLM Habitation à Loyer Modéré (France)
HLM Houston Lake Mining, Inc (Val Caron, ON, Canada)
HLM Heart-Lung Machine
HLM Hierarchical Linear Modelling
HLM Holland, Michigan
,

Gambetta

31000-Oran

Algeria

Tel: 213 772 411375 GSM

Telefax: 213 41 538 397

E-mail: salah_sahabi@yahoo.com

Southern Africa

November 2005-2009

Dorothy C. Manuel

ZERO Regional Environment Organization

158 Fife Avenue, P O Box 5338,

Harare, Zimbabwe

Tel/Fax (manual):

263 4 734023/734027-30/706998/

700030

E-mail: dorothy@zeroregional.com,

zambelisd@gmail.com

Eastern Africa

November 2004-2008

Rajen Awotar

Council for Development

Environmental Studies and Conservation (MAUDESCO)

P O Box 1124, Port Louis Port Louis, city (1996 est. pop. 135,371), capital of Mauritius, NW Mauritius, a port on the Indian Ocean. It is the nation's largest city and its economic and administrative center. , Mauritius

Tel: 230 947 9333/763 0744

Fax: 230 454 3900

E-mail: maudesco@intnet.mu

Western Africa

June 2007-2011 (second term)

Djimingue Nanasta

ENDA Tiers Monde n. 1. The world; a globe as an ensign of royalty.
Le beau monde
fashionable society. See Beau monde.
Demi monde
See Demimonde.
 Programme Energie

54 rue Carnot

BP 3370

Dakar, Senegal

Tel: 221 33 822 2496/822 5983

Fax: 221 33 821 7595/823 5157

E-mail: enda.energy@sentoo.sn

djim@enda.sn

Europe

Western Europe Western Europe

The countries of western Europe, especially those that are allied with the United States and Canada in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (established 1949 and usually known as NATO).
 

June 2007-November 2010

Jurgen Maier

German NGO NGO
abbr.
nongovernmental organization

Noun 1. NGO - an organization that is not part of the local or state or federal government
nongovernmental organization
 Forum Environment and Development

Am Michaelshof 8-10

53177 Bonn, Germany

Tel: 49 228 359 704

Fax: 49 228 92399356

E-mail: chef@forumue.de

Americas

South America South America, fourth largest continent (1991 est. pop. 299,150,000), c.6,880,000 sq mi (17,819,000 sq km), the southern of the two continents of the Western Hemisphere.  

November 2003-2007

German Rocha

Corporacion Pais Solidario (CPS)

Calle 70 No. 13-29

Bogota, Colombia

Tel: 571 249 5336

Fax: 571 249 1044

E-mail: cpscol@yahoo.com

cenprof@sky.net.co

Meso America

June 2006-November 2009

Felipe Villagran

MERO Me´ro

n. 1. Any of several large groupers of warm seas, esp. the guasa (Epinephelus guaza), the red grouper (Epinephelus morio), the black grouper (Epinephelus nigritas 
 LEC (1) (LAN Emulation Client) A software driver that provides LAN emulation (LANE) in an ATM network. It resides in an ATM end station or in a computer system that provides the LAN to ATM conversion, often known as a LAN access device. See LANE.  A.C.

Privada Guanajuato No 165

Plan de Ayala de Ayala may refer to:
  • Adelardo López de Ayala y Herrera (1828–1879), Spanish writer and politician
  • Jaime Zobel de Ayala (born 1934), prominent Filipino businessman and photographer
  • Juan de Ayala (1745–1797), Spanish naval officer
 

Tuxtla GTZ GTZ Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit GmbH (German society for technical cooperation)
GTZ Agence Allemande de Coopération Technique (French)
GTZ Gt Zagato
 Mexico C.P. 29110

Tel: 52 961 671 54 36

E-mail: lacandon@prodigy.net.mx

Caribbean

June 2006-November 2009

Ermath Harrington

Caribbean Conservation Association

The Garrison,

St. Michael, Barbados

Tel: (246) 426-5373

Fax: (246) 429-8483

E-mail:harcon_04@yahoo.com

North America North America, third largest continent (1990 est. pop. 365,000,000), c.9,400,000 sq mi (24,346,000 sq km), the northern of the two continents of the Western Hemisphere.  

June 2007-November 2010

Yabanex Batista

The Nature Conservancy Nature Conservancy, nonprofit organization established in 1951 to preserve or aid in the preservation of natural environments. It protects wilderness areas in the United States and Canada and is affiliated with similar groups in Latin America and the Caribbean.  

4245 North Fairfax Drive

Suite 100

Arlington, VA 22203-1606

United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area.  

Tel: +1 703 841 8170

Fax: +1703 276 3241

E-mail: ybatista@tnc.org

Asia

Pacific

November 2003-2007

Rex Horoi

The Foundation of the People of the

South Pacific International (FSPI FSPI Federasi Serikat Petani Indonesia (Federation of Indonesian Peasant Unions) )

6 Des Voeux Road For former name of a road in eastern Tsim Sha Tsui, see .

Des Voeux Road Central and Des Voeux Road West are two roads on the north shore of the Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong. They were named after the 10th Governor of Hong Kong, Sir George William Des Vœux.
 

GPO Box 18006

Suva, Fiji

Tel: 679 331 2250/330 8469

Fax: 679 331 2298

E-mail: rex.horoi@fspi.org.fj

South Asia This article is about the geopolitical region in Asia. For geophysical treatments, see Indian subcontinent.
South Asia, also known as Southern Asia
 

June 2007-November 2010

Jagdeesh Rao Puppala

Foundation for Ecological Security The "Foundation for Ecological Security" is a non-governmental organization in India based in Anand, Gujarat, India which seeks to conserve ecologically-sensitive land and water resources.  (FES)

P.B No. 29, NDDB NDDB National Dairy Development Board (India)
NDDB Natural Diversity Database
NDDB National Doctor Database
 Campus

Anand 388 001

India

Tel: + 91 2692 261303

Fax: + 91 2692 262916

E-mail: ed@fes.org.in

jagdeesh@fes.org.in

Southeast Asia

June 2007-November 2010

Faizal Parish

Global Environment Centre

2nd Floor, Wisma Hing, No. 78,

Jalan SS2/72,

47300 Petaling Jaya Petaling Jaya (commonly called "PJ" by locals) is a Malaysian city developed as a satellite city of Kuala Lumpur. It is located in the Petaling district of Selangor. Petaling Jaya has an area of approximately 97.2 km², arguably the state of Selangor's largest city.  

Selangor D.E., Malaysia

Tel: 60 3 7957 2007

Mobile: 60 12 322 7350

Fax: 60 3 7957 7003

E-mail: fparish@genet genet: see civet. .po.my (office),

faizal.parish@gmail.com (mission)

Western Asia

November 2004-2008

Khadija Razavi

Centre for Sustainable Development Sustainable development is a socio-ecological process characterized by the fulfilment of human needs while maintaining the quality of the natural environment indefinitely. The linkage between environment and development was globally recognized in 1980, when the International Union  (CENESTA)

142 Azerbaijan Avenue

West 10 Juybar Street,

Fatemi Place

13169 Tehran, Iran

Tel: 98 21 66 972 973

Mobile: 91 213 554

Fax: 98 21 66 400 811

E-mail: khadija@cenesta.org

Indigenous Peoples

November 2006-June 2011

Johnson Hugo Cerda Shiguango

Urbanizacion Palermo Manzana H2

Casa 37 (Chillogallo)

Quito, Ecuador

Mobile: +593 99885648

E-mail: johnsoncerda@hotmail.com

Skype: johnson200569

Benedict Solang

Centre for Development Programs in the Cordillera cor·dil·le·ra  
n.
An extensive chain of mountains or mountain ranges, especially the principal mountain system of a continent.



[Spanish, from cordilla, diminutive of cuerda, cord
 (CDPC CDPC Comité Européen pour Les Problèmes Criminels (French: European Committee on Crime Problems)
CDPC Capital District Psychiatric Center (Albany, New York)
CDPC Credit Derivative Product Company
)

362 Magsaysay Avenue,

Episcopal Church Episcopal Church, Anglican church of the United States. Its separate existence as an American ecclesiastical body with its own episcopate began in 1789. Doctrine and Organization
 Compound

Baguio City The City of Baguio (Ilokano: Ciudad ti Baguio; Filipino: Lungsod ng Baguio) is a 1st class highly urbanized city in northern Luzon in the Philippines. Baguio City was established by Americans in 1900 at the site of an Ibaloi village known as Kafagway. , Philippines

Tel: 074 300 5175

Fax: 074 442 2572

E-mail: cdpc.envi@gmail.com,

bskordimts@yahoo.com

Central Focal Point focal point
n.
See focus.
 

November 2006-2010

Dorothy C. Manuel

ZERO Regional Environment Organization

158 Fife Avenue, PO Box 5338,

Harare, Zimbabwe

Tel/Fax (manual):

263 4 734023/734027-30/706998/700030

E-mail: dorothy@zeroregional.com

zambelisd@gmail.com

Skype: zambelisd or zerodm1

Scientific and Technical Advisory Panel Secretariat

The panel is supported by a

Secretariat based in UNEP's

Regional Office for North America

in Washington, DC, and at UNEP's

headquarters in Nairobi.

Washington, DC

Douglas Taylor

Secretary, STAP STAP Scientific and Technical Advisory Panel
STAP Space-Time Adaptive Processing
STAP Short Term Action Plan (for Infrastructure)
STAP Single Trooper Aerial Platform (Star Wars) 
 

+1 202 974 1318

doug.taylor@rona.unep.org

Guadalupe Duron

Associate Program Officer

+1 202 974 1313

gd@rona.unep.org

Robin Burgess

Administrative Assistant

+1 202 974 1311

rb@rona.unep.org

Mailing Address USA (Main):

900 17th Street, NW

Suite 506

Washington, DC 20006

USA

Nairobi

Katherine Kinuthia

Administrative Assistant

+ 254 20 7624159

Katherine.Kinuthia@unep.org

Mailing Address Nairobi:

STAP Secretariat

UNEP/DGEF

P.O. Box 30552

United Nations Avenue, Gigiri

Nairobi, Kenya

Scientific and Technical Advisory Panel Members

The panel has members who are internationally recognized experts in the GEF's key focal areas of work: biodiversity (including biosafety), climate change, coastal and freshwater management, sustainable land management, and persistent organic pollutants. The panel also addresses cross-cutting issues such as sustainable forest management Sustainable forest management (SFM) is the management of forests according to the principles of sustainable development. It is also the current culmination in a progression of basic forest management concepts preceded by Sustainable forestry and sustainable yield forestry , adaptation to climate change, and sound chemicals management. The panel is led by a chair.

Panel Member Biographies

Members are appointed by the Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), in consultation with the Chief Executive Officer of the GEF GEF Global Environment Facility
GEF Guanine-Nucleotide Exchange Factor (biology, biochemistry)
GEF Global Environment Fund
GEF Generic Extensibility Framework
GEF Graduate Education Foundation
GEF Global Ejection Fraction
, the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP UNDP United Nations Development Programme
UNDP Unión Nacional para la Democracia y el Progreso (National Union for Democracy and Progress) 
), and the President of the World Bank. The Chair reports directly to the GEF Council. The mandate of Members is normally for a two-year period, except for the Chair who is appointed for up to four years.

STAP Members 2005-2006

Yolanda Kakabadse

STAP Chair

Fundacion Futuro Latinoamericano

Mariano Echeverria 843

Quito, Ecuador

Tel/Fax: +593 2 292 0635 / 6 (dial 0

when you hear recording)

Email: yolandakn@gmail.com

Dr. Habiba Gitay

Vice Chair, STAP

9918 Chase Hill Court

Vienna, VA 22182, USA

Tel: +1 703 438 3064

Email: hibaba.gitay@anu.edu.au

Dr. Cristian Samper

Director

Smithsonian Institute

National Museum for Natural History

10th & Constitution Avenue, NW

Suite 421

Washington, DC 20560-0106

Tel: +1 202 633 2664

Fax: +1 202 357 4779

Email: samperc@si.edu

Prof. Brian Huntley

Chief Executive

National Botanical Institute

Kirstenbosch

Private Bag X7

Claremont 7735, Cape Town Cape Town or Capetown, city (1991 pop. 854,616), legislative capital of South Africa and capital of Western Cape, a port on the Atlantic Ocean. It was the capital of Cape Province before that province's subdivision in 1994.  

South Africa South Africa, Afrikaans Suid-Afrika, officially Republic of South Africa, republic (2005 est. pop. 44,344,000), 471,442 sq mi (1,221,037 sq km), S Africa.  

Tel: +27 21 799 8800 or +27 72 799 8766

Tel: +27 21 761 4155 (direct office)

Fax: +27 21 761 4687

Email: Huntley@nbi.ac.za;

laidler@nbi.ac.za

Huntley@sanbi.org; laidler@sanbi.org

Dr. Peter Schei

DG PJS PJs or PJ's or pj's  
pl.n. Informal
Pajamas.



[p(a)j(ama)s, pl. of pajama.]
 

Fridtjof Nansen Institute The Fridtjof Nansen Institute is named after the Norwegian polar explorer Fridtjof Nansen (1861-1930). It is housed in Polhøgda, Nansen's mansion from 1901 to 1930.  

PO Box 326

NO-1326 Lysaker, Norway

Tel: +47 67 11 19 00

Fax: +47 67 11 19 10

Email: pjs@fni.no

Peter Hennicke

President, Wuppertal Institute

For Climate, Environment and Energy

Doppersberg 18, 42103 Wuppertal

Germany

Tel: +49 202 2492 100

Fax: +49 202 2492 108

Email: peter.hennicke@wupperinst.org,

sylvia.borbonus@wupperinst.org

Dr. Anjali Rambaud-Measson

Shanker

IED Noun 1. IED - an explosive device that is improvised
I.E.D., improvised explosive device

explosive device - device that bursts with sudden violence from internal energy
 Innovation Energie

Developpement

2, Chemin de la Chauderaie, 69340

Francheville

France

Tel: +33 4 72 59 13 20

Fax: +33 4 72 59 13 39

Email: a.shanker@ied-sa.fr

Dr. Timothy O. Williams

Chief Programme Officer (Agriculture)

Special Advisory Services advisory services

advisory services provided to the public, in their capacity as owners and managers of animals, are an important part of veterinary science. They may be provided by government bureaux, by commercial companies who deal in pharmaceuticals or animals or animal
 division

Commonwealth Secretariat

Marlborough House

Pall Mall

London, SW1Y 5HX UK

Tel: +44 20 7747 6374

Fax: +44 20 7747 6307

Email: t.williams@commonweath.int

Prof. Anne R. Kapuscinski

Director

Institute for Social, Economic and

Ecological Sustainability (ISEES ISEES Institute for Social Economic and Ecological Sustainability (University of Minnesota) )

University of Minnesota (body, education) University of Minnesota - The home of Gopher.

http://umn.edu/.

Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
 

186 McNeal Hall

1985 Buford Avenue

St. Paul, MN 55108, USA

Tel: +1 612 624 7719 or +612 624 7723

Fax: +1 612 624 5299

Email: isees@umn.edu,

kapus001@umn.edu

Ms. Angela Cropper CROPPER, contracts. One who, having no interest in the land, works it in consideration of receiving a portion of the crop for his labor. 2 Rawle, R. 12.  

2 Mt. Anne Drive, Second Avenue

Cascade, Port of Spain Port of Spain, city (1990 pop. 50,878), capital of Trinidad and Tobago, on the Gulf of Paria. It is the industrial and commercial center of the country. From 1958 to 1962, Port of Spain was the capital of the dissolved Federation of the West Indies; in 2005 it became  

Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago (trĭn`ĭdăd, təbā`gō), officially Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, republic (2005 est. pop. 1,088,000), 1,980 sq mi (5,129 sq km), West Indies. The capital is Port of Spain. , W.I.

Tel: +1 868 626 2628

Fax: +1 868 626 2564

Email: acropper@thecropperfoundation.org

Prof. Anand Patwardhan

TIFAC TIFAC Technology Information, Forecasting & Assessment Council (India)  

Vishwakarma Bhavan

Shaheed Jeet Singh Marg

New Delhi 110 016

Tel: +91 11 26531299

Fax: +91 11 26515420

Email: edtifac@tifac.org.in

Prof. Thomas B. Johansson

Professor and Director

International Institute for Industrial

Environmental Economics

Lund University

PO Box 196

221 000 Lund, Sweden

Tel: +46 46 222 0222

Fax: +46 46 222 0220

Email: thomas.b.johansson@iiiee.lu.se

Prof. Saburo Matsui

Professor

Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies

Department of Technology & Ecology

Kyoto University

Yoshida Honmachi, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto City

Kyoto 606-8501 Japan

Tel: +81 75 753 5151

Fax: +81 75 753 3335

Email: matsui@eden.env.kyoto-u.ac.jp

Prof. Sani Ibrahim

Associate Professor

School of Chemical Sciences

Universiti Sains Malaysia Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) (马来西亚理科大学,理大) is a public university with a main campus in Penang, Malaysia.  

11800 USM USM
abbr.
1. United States Mail

2. United States Mint

USM n abbr (= United States Mint) → US-Münzanstalt (= United States Mail) → US-Postbehörde
, Pulau Pinang

Malaysia

Tel: +604 6577888, ext. 3555

Fax: +604 6574854

Email: sani@usm.my,

sanihim@yahoo.com

GEF New Publications 2006-2007

New in 2006 and 2007

GEF Annual Report 2005: Fertile Ground--Seeding National Actions for the Global Environment

GEF Global Support for Wilderness Areas (folder and fact sheets) revised and printed January; 2006

GEF Global Support for Biodiversity Conservation (folder and fact sheets), revised and printed July 2006*

Protecting the Global Environment: An Overview of GEF Actions by Region (folder and fact sheets), July 2006

Resource Mobilization and the Status of Funding of Activities Related to Land Degradation

Linking Adaptation to Development The New GEF: A Proving Ground for Our Sustainable Future--speech by Monique Barbut (in English and French)

New in 2007

GEF Global Action on Persistent Organic Pollutants (folder and fact sheets), revised and printed; April 2007

GEF Global Action on Sustainable Land Management (folder and fact sheets), revised and printed, March 2007

General Interest

GEF--Effective, Responsive, Targeted (calling card brochure)

High Priorities: GEF's Contribution to Preserving and Sustaining Mountain Ecosystems (2002)

Biodiversity Matters: GEF's Contribution to Preserving and Sustaining the Natural Systems that Shape our Lives (2002)

GEF Policies, Operations, and Future Development (by Mohamed T. ElAshry, former CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board.  & Chairman, Global Environment Facility): Address to the Second GEF Beijing Assembly (2002)

The GEF Roundtable Series 2002: A Contribution to the World Summit on Sustainable Development, including the brochures for: GEF Roundtable on Sustainable Energy: January 2002, New York New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of
, USA; GEF Ministerial Roundtable on Financing the Environment and Sustainable Development: March 2002, Monterey, Mexico & June 2002, Bali, Indonesia; GEF Roundtable on Forests: March 2002, New York, USA; GEF Roundtable on Land, Water, & Food Security: March 2002, New York, USA

GEF ... Dynamic Partnerships: Real Solutions (2002)

Operational Report on GEF Projects (2002)

The Challenge of Sustainability (2002)

Shine a Light--15-minute video describing the work of the GEF over its 10-year history; narrated by Harrison Ford (2002)

GEF Securing Livelihoods--15-minute video describing the rehabilitation of small farms around Lake Baringo in Kenya (2002)

Forests: Here for Eternity--16-minute video that demonstrates Costa Rica's systems of charges for ecological services (2002)

Powering Sustainable Development--15-minute video showing the different approaches to renewable energy provision in developing countries (2002)

Life Support (brochure) (2001)

New Business: Geothermal, Biomass, Wind, Fuel Cells, Solar* (2001)

GEF Contributions to Agenda 21: The First Decade* (2000)

Introduction to the GEF* (2000); also available in German

The Difference GEF Makes, 2000 Annual Report of the Global Environment Facility

GEF Digest*: a quarterly newsletter for nongovernmental organizations

The New Delhi Statement of the First GEF Assembly** (1998)

Keeping the Promise (1997); Harrison Ford narrates this video introduction to the GEF (15- and 30-minute versions)

Thematic Publications

What Kind of World? The Challenge of Land Degradation*

Making a Visible Difference in Our World (GEF and protected areas)

Keeping the Promise on Water: GEF's Contributions to Sustaining Our Planet's Ecosystems

GEF in Africa: How the Global Environment Facility Is Working with African States for a Sustainable Future; also available in French

Good Practices: Country Coordination and GEF (2001)

IUCN IUCN

International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.
 & GEF: Partners in Conservation (2000)

GEF Caring for Generations

Solar Thermal Energy Comes to Rajasthan (2000); also available in German

Mountain Matters (2000)

Promoting Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy: GEF Climate Change Projects and Impacts (2000)

GEF Global Action Waters* (2000); a series of five fact sheets

GEF Action on Biodiversity (2000)

GEF Projects Related to Water Resources (2000)

GEF Support for Activities to Address Climate Change (1999)

GEF Projects with Components That Address Land Degradation (1999)

10 Cases of Technology Transfer (2000)

GEF Action on Biodiversity: poster-size map (2000)

GEF Action on International Waters: poster-size map (2000)

GEF Strategy and Operations

Operational Report on GEF Programs (updated yearly)

GEF Operational Programs* (1997)

Operational Strategy* (1996)

The GEF Project Cycle* (1995)

Incremental Costs* (1996)

Medium-Size Projects* (1997)

A Framework of GEF Activities Concerning Land Degradation* (1996)

Public Involvement in GEF-Financed Projects* (1996)

Rules of Procedure for the GEF Council* (2000)

Rules of Procedure for the GEF Assembly* (2000); Arabic, Chinese, and Russian versions (2002)

Instrument for the Establishment of the Restructured Global Environment Facility* (1994)

Working Papers

Working Paper 10--From Idea to Reality: The Creation of the Global Environment Facility (1994)

Working Paper 11--Environmental Indicators for Global Cooperation (1995)

Working Paper 12--Capacity Building Requirements for Global Environmental Protection

Working Paper 13--Restructuring the Global Environment Facility

Working Paper 14--The Outlook for Renewable Energy Technologies

Working Paper 15--Implications of Agenda 21 and UNCLOS UNCLOS United Nations Convention on the Law Of the Sea  for International Waters as a GEF Focal Area (1998)

Working Paper 16--The Costs of Adapting to Climate Change

Working Paper 17--Financing Protection of the Global Commons: The Case for a Green Planter Contribution (2000)

Working Paper 18--Creating Income and Local Employment in a Selection of GEF Projects

Working Paper 19--The Global Environment Facility as a Pioneering Institution: Lessons Learned and Looking Ahead

Working Paper 20: Mainstreaming Biodiversity in Production Landscapes

Regional Reports

GEF in Africa: How the Global Environment Facility Is Working with African States for a Sustainable Future (2001); also available in French

GEF in Africa; project fact sheets (2001)

GEF Action in the Asia-Pacific Region: Partnerships for Sustainable Development (2001)

GEF Action in the Asia-Pacific Region; project fact sheets (2001)

GEF in the Western Asia Region: How the Global Environment Facility Is Working with Countries in Western Asia for Sustainable Development (2001)

GEF in the Western Asia Region; project fact sheets (2001)

GEF in Latin America and the Caribbean Region (LAC): How the Global Environment Facility Is Working with LAC for a Sustainable Future (2001); also available in Spanish

GEF in Latin America and the Caribbean Region (LAC); project fact sheets (2001)

Global Environment Facility (GEF) Action in the ECE ECE Electrical and Computer Engineering
ECE Economic Commission for Europe
ECE Ecole Centrale d'Electronique (France)
ECE Educational Credential Evaluators Inc
ECE East Central Europe
ECE Endothelin Converting Enzyme
 Region: Partnerships for Sustainable Development (2001); also available in French

Global Environment Facility (GEF) Action in the ECE Region: project fact sheets (2001)

Monitoring and Evaluation Working Papers

Monitoring and Evaluation Working Paper 1--Achieving Sustainability of Biodiversity Conservation (2000)

Monitoring and Evaluation Working Paper 2--The GEF Solar PV Portfolio: Emerging Experience and Lessons (2000)

Monitoring and Evaluation Working Paper 3--Multicountry Project Arrangements: Report of a Thematic Review

Monitoring and Evaluation Working Paper 4--Measuring Results from Climate Change Programs: Performance Indicators for GEF (2000)

Monitoring and Evaluation Working Paper 5--Integrating Capacity Development into Project Design and Evaluation: Approach and Frameworks (2000)

Monitoring and Evaluation Working Paper 6--GEF Land Degradation Linkage Study (2001)

Monitoring and Evaluation Working Paper 7--Thematic Review of GEF Financed Solar Thermal Projects

Monitoring and Evaluation Working Paper 8--Contributions to Global and Regional Agreements: Review of the GEF International Waters Program

Monitoring and Evaluation Working Paper 9--The GEF Energy-Efficient Product Portfolio

Monitoring and Evaluation Reports

Third Overall Performance Study (2005)

Biodiversity Program Study (2004)

Climate Change Program Study (2004)

Program Study on International Waters (2004)

Review of Financial Arrangements in GEF-Supported Biodiversity Projects (2003)

Biodiversity Program Study (2002) Program Study on International Waters (2002)

Monitoring and Evaluation Policies and Procedures Policies and Procedures are a set of documents that describe an organization's policies for operation and the procedures necessary to fulfill the policies. They are often initiated because of some external requirement, such as environmental compliance or other governmental  (2002)

International Waters Program Study (2001)

Biodiversity Program Study (2001)

Review of Climate Change Enabling Activities, Evaluation Report (2000) and Evaluation Summary Report* (2000)

Study of Impacts of GEF Activities on Phase-Out of Ozone Depleting Substances, Evaluation Report (2000); summary report also available in Russian

Interim Assessment of Biodiversity Enabling Activities, Evaluation Report* (1999); and Evaluation Summary Report* (1999)

Project Performance Report (1996-2005)*

Experience with Conservation Trust Funds, Evaluation Report* (1999)

Evaluation Summary Report of Experience with Conservation Trust Funds* (1999)

Summary Report of the Study of GEF Project Lessons* (1998)

Study of GEF's Overall Performance** (1997)

The First Decade of the GEF: Second Overall Performance Study

GEF Lessons Notes Series

1--Building Partnerships with Communities (1998)

2--Encouraging Private Sector Involvement in GEF Projects (1998)

3--Lessons from an Integrated Conservation and Development "Experiment" in Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea (păp`ə, –y  (1998)

4--Partnership with the Private Sector: Lessons from Batangas Bay, The Philippines (1998)

5--When Is Conservation Best Served by a Trust Fund? (1999)

6--Building Strategic Focus in a Conservation Trust Fund (1999)

7--The Mexican Nature Conservation Fund (1999)

8--1998 Project Performance Report (1999)

9--Best Practices in Preparing National Biodiversity Strategies and Action Plans (1999)

10--1999 Project Performance Report (2000)

11--Emerging Lessons from GEF Multicountry Projects (2000)

12--Participation Means Learning Through Doing: GEF's Experience in Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Use (2001)

13--Transforming Markets for Energy-Efficient Products: Experience and Lessons from GEF-Supported Projects

14--Best Practices in Project Monitoring and Evaluation: Lessons Learned in Manufacturing and Marketing of Energy-Efficient Products

* Documents marked with an asterisk are available in English, French, and Spanish.

** Documents marked with two asterisks are available in six languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, and Spanish.
Acronyms and Abbreviations

ADB         Asian Development Bank
AF          Adaptation Fund
AfDB        African Development Bank
CBD         Convention on Biological Diversity
CBO         Community-based organization
CDM         Clean Development Mechanism
CDW         Country Dialogue Workshop
CEIT        Countries with economies in transition
CEO         Chief Executive Officer
CEPF        Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
CFC         Chlorofluorocarbon
CNR         Community nature reserve
CO2         Carbon dioxide
COP         Conference of the Parties
CPB         Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety
CPP         Country Pilot Partnership
CSP         Country Support Program
DWFN        Distant-water fishing nation
EBRD        European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
EEZ         Exclusive economic zone
FAO         Food and Agriculture Organization
FCCC        [United Nations] Framework Convention on Climate Change
            (usually written UNFCCC)
FFA         Fisheries Forum Agency
GDP         Gross domestic product
GEF         Global Environment Facility
GEFM&E      GEF Monitoring & Evaluation Unit (now GEF Evaluation
            Office)
GEFSEC      GEF Secretariat
GET         Global Environment Trust Fund
GHG         Greenhouse gas
GNP         Gross national product
HCFC        Hydrochlorofluorocarbon
HFC         Hydrofluorocarbon
IA          Implementing Agency
IADB        Inter-American Development Bank
IBRD        International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
            (World Bank)
ICT         Information and communication technology
ICWM        Integrated coastal and water management
IFC         International Finance Corporation
IFAD        International Fund for Agricultural Development
IMO         International Maritime Organization (UN)
IPCC        Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
IUCN        International Union for Conservation of Nature
IW          International Waters
IW:LEARN    International Waters Learning Exchange and Resource Network
LDC         Least developed country
LDCF        Least Developed Country Fund
LME         Large marine ecosystem
M&E         Monitoring and evaluation
MEA         Millennium Ecosystem Assessment
MPMF        Montreal Protocol Multilateral Fund
NAPA        National Adaptation Programme of Action
NCSA        National Capacity Self-Assessment
NDI         National Dialogue Initiative
NEPAD       New Partnership for Africa's Development
NGO         Nongovernmental organization
NIP         National Implementation Plan
ODA         Official development assistance
ODS         Ozone-depleting substances
OECD        Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
OFM         Oceanic fisheries management
OME         Office of Monitoring and Evaluation,
(GEF)       now GEF Evaluation Office
OPS         Overall Performance Study (GEF)
PCB         Polychlorinated biphenyl
PES         Payment for environmental services
PIC         Pacific island country
PLEC        People, land management and environmental change
PMIS        Project Management Information System
POPs        Persistent organic pollutants
PRSP        Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
PTS         Persistent toxic substance
PV          Photovoltaics
RAF         Resource Allocation Framework
SAP         Strategic Action Programme
SCCF        Strategic Climate Change Fund
SFM         Sustainable forest management
SGP         Small Grants Programme
SIDS        Small island developing state
SLM         Sustainable land management
SPA         Special Priority on Adaptation
STAP        Scientific and Technical Advisory Panel
TDA         Transboundary diagnostic analysis
UNDP        United Nations Development


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