National Focal Points of the Dugong MOU designated by the 26 Signatories

 

AUSTRALIA                        

Ms. Narelle Montgomery

Assistant Director - Migratory Species Section

Australian Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment

Canberra

Email: [email protected]

 

BAHRAIN

Mr. Ali Mansoor Abbas Abdulla

Biologist, Biodiversity Directory

Supreme Council for Environment

Manama

Email: [email protected]

 

BANGLADESH

Mr. Zahir Uddin Ahmed

Deputy Chief Conservator of Forests

Bangladesh Forest Department, Ministry of Environment and Forests

Dhaka

Email: [email protected]

 

COMOROS*

Mr. Farid Anasse

Head of GIS Department

Ministry of Agriculture, Fishery and Environment

Moroni

Email: [email protected]

 

EGYPT

Dr. Luay Zonkle

Coordinator of Wildlife Programme, Nature Conservation Sector

Egyptian Environment Affairs Agency

Cairo

Email: [email protected]

 

ERITREA

Mr. Tekle Mengstu

Director, Research Division

Ministry of Marine Resources

Massawa

Email: [email protected]   

 

FRANCE (Mayotte & New Caledonia)

Mr. Florian Expert

Policy advisor - Marine Species

Directorate for Water and Biodiversity

Ministry of Environment, Energy and Sea

Paris

Email: [email protected]

 

INDIA*

Mr. Soumitra Dasgupta

Inspector General of Forests (Wildlife) and Director

Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change

New Delhi

Email: [email protected]

 

KENYA

Dr. Mohamed O.S. Mohamed

Senior Research Scientist - Coast Conservation Area

Kenya Wildlife Service

Mombasa

Email: [email protected]

 

MADAGASGAR

Mr. Rijasoa Fanazava

Director of the Preservation of the Ocean Secretary of State in Charge of the Ocean

Antananarivo

Email: [email protected]

 

MOZAMBIQUE

Mr. Anselmo Cesar Gaspar

Ministry of Land, Environment and Rural Development

Maputo

Email: [email protected]

 

MYANMAR

Ms. Thida Moe

Assistant Director

Department of Fisheries

Yangon

Email: [email protected]

 

PALAU

Mr. Percy Rechelluul

Fisheries Technician, Bureau of Marine Resources

Ministry of Natural Resources, Environment and Tourism

Koror

Email: [email protected]  

 

PAPUA NEW GUINEA

Ms. Kalim (Kay) Kumaras

Deputy Secretary, Environment Programs Wing Department of Environment and Conservation

Boroko

Email: [email protected]

 

PHILLIPINES

Dr. Theresa Mundita S Lim

Director, Protected Areas and Wildlife Bureau

Department of Environment and Natural Resources

Quezon City

Email: [email protected]

 

SAUDI ARABIA

Mr. Tareq Hussain Al Qahtani

Head of Department of Marine Ecosystems

National Center for Wildlife

Riyadh

Email: [email protected]

 

SEYCHELLES

Dr. Frauke Fleischer-Dogley

CEO

Seychelles Island Foundation

Victoria

Email: [email protected]

 

SOLOMON ISLANDS

Ms. Agnetha Zima Vave-Karamui

Chief Conservation Officer

Environment and Conservation Division

Ministry of Environment, Climate Change, Disaster Management and Meteorology

Honiara

Email: [email protected]

 

SOMALIA

Mr. Mohamud Hassan Ali

Head of Coastal and Marine Biodiversity Department of Coastal Environment

Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resource

Mogadishu

Email: [email protected]

 

SRI LANKA*

Mr. Chandana Sooriyabandara

Director General

Department of Wildlife Conservation

Battaramulla

Email: [email protected][email protected]

 

SUDAN*

Mr. Anwar Jawed

Wildlife Officer

Wildlife Conservation General Administration

Khartoum

Email: [email protected]

 

TANZANIA

Dr. Milali Machumu

Manager

Fisheries, Marine Parks and Reserves Unit

Dar es Salaam

Email: [email protected]

 

THAILAND

Dr. Kongkiat Kittiwattanawong

Chief of Marine Endangered Species Unit

Department of Marine and Coastal Resources / Phuket Marine Biological Centre

Phuket

Email: [email protected]

 

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Dr. Shaikha Salem Al Dhaheri

Executive Director

Terrestrial and Marine Biodiversity

Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi

Email: [email protected]

 

VANUATU*

Mr. Jayven Ham 

Fisheries Biologist 

Vanuatu Department of Fisheries

Port Vila

Email: [email protected] 

 

YEMEN

Prof. Khaled A Al-Thour

Chairman

Environmental Protection Authority

Ministry of Water & Environment

Sana’a

Email: [email protected]; [email protected]  

 

* Provisional Focal Point.