Signatory

Role

Contact

Email

Australia

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Gidding-Reeve, Lesley
Director, Marine Species Conservation Australian Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water

[email protected]

Belgium

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Desplenter, Nele
SPF Santé Publique - FOD Volksgezondheid

[email protected]

Belgium

Sharks MOU
Contact Point

Mirgaux, Sophie
Special Envoy for the Ocean
Marine Environment Department – DG Environment
FPS Health, Food Chain Safety and Environment

[email protected]

Benin

Sharks MOU contact

Adjibi Oualiou, Abdoul Razack 
Directeur de la Conservation et de la Promotion des Ressources Naturelles
Ministère du Cadre de VIe et du Développement Durable, Direction Générale des Eaux, Forêts et Chasse

[email protected]

Benin

CMS Focal Point

Tehou, Comlan Aristide 
Responsable cellule ROCAL / Afrique de l'Ouest/spécialiste en écologie de l'éléphant d'Afrique

[email protected]

Brazil

Sharks MOU contact

Targino Silva, Carlos Henrique
Environmental Analyst
Ministry of the Environment, Department for Species Conservation and Management

[email protected]

Brazil

CMS Focal Point

Sales dos Santos, Angelo Paulo 
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Brazil

[email protected]

Chile

CMS Focal Point

Aravena Neira, Claudia 
Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores de Chile

[email protected]

Colombia

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Castro Conzalez, Erick
Dirección de Asuntos Marinos, Costeros et Recursos Acuáticos
Ministerio di Ambiente y Desarrollos Sostenible de Colombia

[email protected]

Comoros

Sharks MOU contact

Hamidou, Soule 
Enseignant chercheur Université des Comores
Ministry of Production, Environment, Energy, Industry and Handicrafts Environment and Forests

[email protected]

Congo (Brazzaville)

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Mamonekene, Victor 
Directeur général des Ecosystèmes Aquatiques
Ministère du Développement Durable, de l’Economie Forestière et de l’Environnement

[email protected]

Côte d'Ivoire

Sharks MOU contact

Adou, Ocho Modeste Abel
Assistant du Point Focal CMS Côte d'Ivoire, chargé du MdE sur les requins
Ministère de l'Environnement et du Développement Durable

[email protected]

Côte d'Ivoire

CMS Focal Point

N'DA Kognan , Dégrâce
Ministère de l'Environnement et du Développement
BP V 178 Abidjan
Côte d'Ivoire

[email protected]

Costa Rica

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Cuza Jones, Gina 
Ministerio de Ambiente, Energía y Telecomunicaciones

[email protected]

Denmark

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Teichert, Elsbeth
Legal Consultant
The Danish Agri Fish Agency

[email protected]

Ecuador

CMS Focal Point

Guarderas Chicaiza, Danny Vladimir 
Ministerio del Ambiente

[email protected];
[email protected]

Ecuador

Sharks MOU contact

Herrera Cabrera, Marco Antonio 
Investigador pesquero
Instituto Nacional de Pesca, Ministerio del Ambiente

[email protected];
[email protected]

Ecuador

Sharks MOU contact

Ladines Villamar, Beatriz Virginia 
Administradora de Área Protegida
Ministerio del Ambiente

[email protected]

Egypt

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Hamdada Abdel Hameed, Ayman
Director of the General Administration for Species Diversity
Ministry of Environment, Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency, Nature Conservation Sector

[email protected]

European Union

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Howard, Seamus
International Policy Officer
Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Unit B2 Regional Fisheries Management Organizations J99 03/65
European Commission (DG Mare)

[email protected]

European Union (CC)

Sharks MOU contact

Valetta, Marco
Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Unit B2 Regional Fisheries Management Organizations J99 03/65
European Commission (DG Mare)

[email protected]

France

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Théophile YEME
Chargé de mission financement, crises marines
ELM3
Direction de l'eau et de la biodiversité | Direction Générale de l'Aménagement, du Logement et de la Nature

[email protected]

Germany

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Gewert, Berit
Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation,  Nuclear Safety, and Consumer Protection

[email protected]

Ghana

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Adunsiah, Nana Kofi
Executive Director
Wildlife Division of Forestry Commission

[email protected]

Guinea

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Keita, Kerfalla
Chef de Section Suivi Ecologique du Sanctuaire de Faune des Îles de Loos
Ministère Délégué à l'Environnement et aux Forêts Office Guinéen de la Diversité Biologique et des Aires Protégées

[email protected]

Italy

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Giangreco, Roberto
Ministry of Environment, Land and Sea Directorate-General for Nature and Sea Protection

[email protected]

Jordan

Sharks MOU Focal Point

AL-Quatarneh, Ahmad
Secretary General
Ministry of Environment

[email protected]

Kenya

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Omar Said, Mohamed
Principal Scientist
Marine & Coastal Research Centre
Wildlife Research and Training Institute

[email protected];
[email protected]

Liberia

CMS Focal Point

Kortu Walker, Hawa
Environment Protection Agency (EPA)

[email protected]

Libya

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Bashyah, Abdulmola
Environment General Authority (EGA) Nature conservation Department

[email protected]

Madagascar

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Solonomenjanahary, Jadiyde
Animal Biologist and PhD Student in Biodiversity and Health
Ministry of Environment, Ecology and Forestry 

[email protected]

Mauritania

CMS Focal Point

Ly, Djibril
DPREM

[email protected]

Monaco

Sharks MOU Focal Point

van Klaveren-Imapgaliazzo, Céline 
Secrétaire des Relations Extérieures
Direction des Affaires Internationales (Département des Relations Extérieures)

[email protected]

Nauru

 

not appointed

 

Netherlands

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Svoboda, Anne-Marie
Senior Policy Officer – Aquatic species
Department of Nature & Biodiversity
Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality

[email protected]

Netherlands

Sharks MOU contact

Peijs, Martijn
Advisor Marine Biodiversity, Department of Nature
Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation

[email protected]

New Zealand

Sharks MOU contact

Bock, Tiffany
Senior Fisheries Analyst
Ministry for Primary Industries Fisheries Management Directorate

[email protected]

New Zealand

Sharks MOU contact

Puloka, Charity
Fisheries Analyst, Highly Migratory Species and Pacific Fisheries|
Fisheries New Zealand - Tini a Tangaroa
Ministry for Primary Industries

[email protected]

New Zealand

CMS Focal Point

Ms Alexandra Macdonald
International Unit, Research and Development Group, - Te Papa Atawhai, Department of Conservation

[email protected]

Palau

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Skuma, Koebel
Executive Director
Palau National Marine Sanctuary Office (PNMS)

[email protected]

Philippines

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Torres, Francisco Jr.
Aquaculturist, National Stock Assessment Programme Coordinator
National Research and Development Institute
Vertebrate Section, Capture Fisheries Research and Development Division

[email protected]

Portugal

Sharks MOU contact

Loureiro, João José
Instituto da Conservação da Natureza e das Florestas (ICNF)

[email protected]

Romania

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Țiganov , George
Scientist in the National Institute for Marine Research and Development “Grigore Antipa”
300 Mamaia Avenue
Constanța, ROMANIA

[email protected]

Samoa

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Brown Reupena, Lealaisalanoa Frances
CEO MNRE

[email protected]

Saudi Arabia

Sharks MOU contact

Al-Qahtani, Tariq Hussein
Saudi Wildlife Authority

[email protected]

Senegal

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Diouck, Djibril 
Docteur en Biologie Animale
Ministère de l'Environnement et de la Protection de la Nature, Sise Parc Zoologique et Forestier de Hann Direction des Parcs Nationaux

[email protected]

Somalia

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Hassan Ali, Mohamud
Head of Coastal and Marine Biodiversity
Federal Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources Department of Coastal Environment

[email protected]

South Africa

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Singh, Sarika
Department of Environmental Affairs

[email protected]

Sri Lanka

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Tharaka, Prasad 

[email protected]

Sudan

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Elfaki, Yahya Eldin Gumaa
Director / International Trade (CITES)
Wildlife Conservation General Administration Ministry of Tourism, Antiquities & Wildlife

[email protected]
[email protected]

Sweden

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Nilsson, Jessica

[email protected]

Syria

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Saad, Mayada
Ministry of State for Environment Affairs Biodiversity, Land and Natural Resources Directorate

 

[email protected]
[email protected]

Togo

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Sedzro, Kossi Maxoe
Ingénieur Agronome, Chef Division de la Promotion de la Pêche et de l'Aquaculture
Ministère de l'Agriculture, de l'Elevage et de la Pêche Direction des Pêches et de l'Aquaculture

[email protected]

Tuvalu

 

not appointed

 

United Arab Emirates

Sharks MOU contact

Alshehhi, Rumaitha 
Aquaculture Research Assistant
Fisheries Sustainability Department

[email protected]

United Arab Emirates

Sharks MOU contact

Al Shamsi, Muna Omran
Ministry of Climate Change and Environment

[email protected];
[email protected]

United Arab Emirates

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Al Shamsi, Obaid Ali 

[email protected]
[email protected]

United Kingdom

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Bell, Catherine

[email protected]

United States of America

Sharks MOU Focal Point

McCarty, Cheri
Foreign Affairs Specialist
United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration NOAA Fisheries, Office of International Affairs

[email protected]

Vanuatu

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Ham, Jayven
Research Officer
Vanuatu Fisheries Department 

[email protected]

Yemen

Sharks MOU Focal Point

Baeshen, Omer Ahmed 
Ministry of Water and Environment
Yeme

[email protected];
[email protected];
[email protected];
[email protected]