UNCCD secretariat team

Executive Direction and Management

Mr. Ibrahim Thiaw

  • Executive Secretary 

Ms. Marie-Paule Lorka-Lavri

Mr. Pradeep Monga

Mr. Rajeb Boulharouf

Mr. Mahamadou Tari Bako

Ms. Marie-Helene Schwoob    

Ms. Satu Ravola

Mr. Gerardo Gunera-Lazzaroni    

Mr. Mark Dankers

Mr. Fabian Guttendorf

Conference Affairs

Ms. Carmen-Alina Margina

Mr. Rouven Bashir-Elahi

UNCCD Liaison Office New York

United Nations Headquarters
DC1 Building
11th Floor, Office 1170
New York, N.Y. 10017
USA
T: 001-212 963 4871
F: 001-917 367 3441

Mr. Melchiade Bukuru

Ms. Nadhini Iyer Krishna

Ms. Frederika Fortes

Administrative Services

Mr. Lyndle Lindow

Mr. Somarajan Pillai

Ms. Soi Ha Lei

Mr. Ömer Sebat

Mr. Mahir Turkcan

Mr. Kossi Samtou

Mr. Ezio Seghetti

Ms. Zlata Prlenda-Kunstek

Mr. Edison Espiritu

Science, Technology and Implementation

Mr. Johns Muleso Kharika

Mr. Barron Joseph Orr

Mr. Richard Byron-Cox

Ms. Anja Thust

Ms. Sara Minelli

Ms. Xiaoxia Jia

Mr. Jeroen van Dalen 

  • Associate Programme Officer/Knowledge Management
  • jdalen@unccd.int
  • 00 49 228 815 2816

Ms. Salma AlSayyad

Ms. Lesley Otieno

Ms. Lawrencia Eposi

Ms. Sandrine Rastetter

External Relations, Policy and Advocacy

Ms. Louise Baker

Ms. Julie Dabo

Mr. Sasha Alexander

Mr. Marcos Montoiro

Mr. Utchang Kang

Mr. Daniel Tsegai

Ms. Morgane Chiocchia

Mr. Furkan Dosdogru

Ms. Susan Lakop

Ms. Corinna Voigt

UNCCD Regional Coordination Unit for Africa (Annex I)

212 537 666 301
Eaux et Forêts, Avenue Mohamed VI, Km 7,5
Soussi, Rabat 10170, Morocco

Mr. Boubacar Cissé

Ms. Barbara Bendandi

Ms. Norah Ngeny

UNCCD Regional Coordination Unit for Asia (Annex II)

United Nations Building
Rajdamnem Ave.
Bangkok 10200
Thailand
T: 00 66-2 288 2559
F: 00 66-2 288 3065

UNCCD Regional Coordination Unit for Latin-America and the Caribbean (Annex III)

c/o Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC).
Northern Building, Division of CELADE
Dag Hammarskjöld 3477
Postal Code: 7630412. Vitacura, Santiago de Chile

Mr. Jose Miguel Torrico

Regional Coordination for Northern Mediterranean (Annex IV):

Orman ve Su Isleri Bakanligi 1. Bölge Müdürlügü 
Buyukdere Caddesi No:265 
Fatih Ormani Kampusu Maslak / Sartre
Istanbul Turkey

Mr. Erdogan Ozevren

  • Programme Officer
  • eozevren(at)unccd.int
  • 00 90 212 2993301

Regional Coordination for Europe (Annex V):

(located in Bonn)

Ms. Jamal Annagylyjova

  • Programme Officer
  • jannagylyjova(at)unccd.int
  • 00 49 228 815 2879

Communications

Ms. Yukie Hori

Ms. Wagaki Wischnewski

Ms. Katya Arapnakova

Ms. Helga Karsten

Ms. Katheryn Jimenez