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Focal Points for Administrative Matters

Focal Points for Administrative Matters (NOT notification) regarding the Espoo Convention

 
These focal points are NOT the Points of Contact for Notification provided for under Article 3 of the Convention.

List of FOCAL POINTS for the activities under the implementation of the UN/ECE Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context pending its entry into force (Espoo, 1991) compiled pursuant to the decision taken by the second meeting of the Signatories to the Convention (ENVWA/WG.3/4, paragraph 21 (d)).

Координационные центры по административным вопросам (не для целей уведомления) в связи с Конвенцией об ОВОС


Список КООРДИНАЦИОННЫХ ЦЕНТРОВ в связи с деятельностью по осуществлению Конвенции ЕЭК ООН об оценке воздействия на окружающую среду в трансграничном контексте до ее вступления в силу (Эспо, 1991 год), составленный в соответствии с решением второго совещания Подписавших сторон Конвенции (/ WG .3/4, пункт   21  d )).
Эти координационные центры НЕ ЯВЛЯЮТСЯ пунктами связи для целей уведомления, предусмотренными статьей 3 Конвенции.
 
A B C D E F G H I K L M N P R S T U
Albania

Mr. Ergis TAFALLA 
Director
Directorate for Deregulation of Permits, Licences and Monitoring
Ministry of Tourism and Environment
Boulevard "Deshmoret e Kombit", No. 1,
1001 TIRANA
Telephone: +355 694 086 590
Email: ergis.tafalla(at)turizmi.gov.al

Andorra -
Armenia

Ms. Elyanora GRIGORYAN
Adviser to the Minister
Ministry of Nature Protection
Government Bldg 3, Republic Square
375002 YEREVAN
Telephone: +374 1058 5469
Fax: +374 1058 5469
E-mail: interdpt(at)env.am; interdpt(at)yahoo.com

Austria

Ms. Waltraud PETEK
Federal Ministry for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology
Directorate V/11
Stubenbastei 5
A-1010 VIENNA
Telephone: +43 1 71100-612123
Fax: +43 1 71100-617122
E-mail: Waltraud.Petek(at)bmnt.gv.at

 

Ms. Ursula PLATZER-SCHNEIDER
Federal Ministry for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology

Directorate V/11
Stubenbastei 5
A-1010 VIENNA
Telephone: +43 1 71100-612115
E-mail: ursula.platzer(at)bmk.gv.at

Azerbaijan

Ms. Aysel RZAYEVA
Head, Green development and innovations subdivision
International Cooperation Division
Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources
K. Kazımzada street, 100 A
AZ 1073 BAKU
Telephone: +994 12 510 32 26
Mobile tel.: +994 55 600 15 38
Fax: +994 12 492 59 07
E-mail: ayselbabasoylu(at)yahoo.com, aysel.rzayeva(at)eco.gov.az

Belarus

Mr. Baliaslau PIRSHTUK
First Deputy Minister
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of the Republic of Belarus
Kolektornaya Str. 10
220048 MINSK
Telephone: +375 17 2006762
Fax: +375 17 2005583
E-mail: minproos(at)mail.belpak.by
cc: lukina(at)minpriroda.gov.by

Belgium

Ms. Martine MORIS
Government of Flanders
Department Environment
(spatial development, environment, energy, climate, green economy, animal welfare)
Koning Albert II-laan 20 bus 12
1000 BRUSSELS
Telephone: +32 (0)2 553 02 08; +32 (0)492 23 39 10
E-mail: Martine.moris(at)vlaanderen.be


Mr. Marc PIRLET
Walloon region
Département des Permis et Autorisations de la Direction Générale Opérationnelle de l'Agriculture, des Ressources Naturelles et de l'Environnement du Service Public de Wallonie
Avenue Prince de Liège 15 
5100 NAMUR (Jambes)
Telephone. : +32 (0)81 336030
E-mail: eia-gateway(at)spw.wallonie.be

 

Mr. Ulrich GEEBELEN
Brussels capital Region
Bruxelles Environnement, Division Autorisations et Partenariats
Avenue du Port 86C/3000
1000 BRUXELLES 
Telephone: + 32 (0)2 775 76 27
E-mail: ugeebelen(at)leefmilieu.brussels 

 

Mr. Steven VANDENBORRE
Federal authority

Directorate-general Environment
Victor Hortaplein 40, bus 10 B-1060 BRUSSELS
Telephone: +32 2 524 96 29
E-mail: steven.vandenborre(at)milieu.belgie.be

 

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ms. Srebrenka GOLIC
Ministry of Spatial Planning, Civil Engineering and Ecology of the Republic of Srpska
Trg Republike Srpske 1
78000 BANJA LUKA
Telephone: +387 5133 9592
Fax: +387 5133 9653
E-mail: kabinetministra(at)mgr.vladars.net

Bulgaria

Mr. Mladen Gramatikov
Director of SEA, EIA and Pollution Prevention Directorate
Ministry of Environment and Water
22 Maria-Luisa Blvd.
1000 SOFIA
Telephone: +359 2 940 6577
E-mail: mgramatikov(at)moew.government.bg

Administrative services
Ministry of Environment and Water

22 Maria-Luisa Blvd.
1000 SOFIA
Telephone: +359 2 940 6662
Fax: +359 2 980 3548
E-mail: edno_gishe(at)moew.government.bg

Canada

Ms. Yordanka STOIMENOVA
External Relations and Strategic Policy Sector
Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
Government of Canada

160 Elgin Street, 22nd Floor
Ottawa, ONTARIO K1A 0H3
Telephone: +1 613 793 7086
Fax: +1 613 948 1354
E-mail: yordanka.stoimenova(at)canada.ca

Croatia

Ms. Anamarija MATAK
Assistant Minister
Ministry of Environment and Energy
Radnicka 80, 10 000 ZAGREB
Telephone: +385 1 371 7125
Fax: +385 1 371 7135
E-mail: anamarija.matak(at)mzoe.hr

Cyprus

Ms. Chrystalla NISIOTOU
Environment Officer Α
Department of Environment
Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment
1498 NICOSIA
Telephone: +357 22408932
E-mail: cnisiotou(at)environment.moa.gov.cy  

Dr. Theodora IOANNOU
Environment Officer
Department of Environment
Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment
1498 NICOSIA
Telephone: +357 26 804 574
Fax: +357 22 774 945
E-mail: theioannou(at)environment.moa.gov.cy

Ms. Irene CONSTANTINOU
Senior Environment Officer
Department of Environment
Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment
1498 NICOSIA
Telephone: +357 22408930
Fax: +357 22 774 945
E-mail: iconstantinou(at)environment.moa.gov.cy

Czechia

Mr. Milan MUZIKAR
Department of EIA and Integrated Prevention
Ministry of the Environment
Vršovická 65
10010 PRAGUE 10
Telephone: +420 267 122 802
E-mail: milan.muzikar(at)mzp.cz

Denmark Ms. Helle Ina ELMER
Special Advisor, Ph.D.
Legal
Ministry of Environment 
Holmens Kanal 42
DK-1216 Copenhagen K
Phone:+45 93 58 79 94
Email: hinel(at)mim.dk
Website: www.mim.dk
Estonia

Mr. Rainer PERSIDSKI
Ministry of the Environment
Paldiski maantee 96
13522 TALLINN
Telephone: +372 6262 973
Fax: +372 6262 801
E-mail: rainer.persidski(at)envir.ee

Finland

Ms. Seija Rantakallio
Ministerial Adviser
Ministry of the Environment
Aleksanterinkatu 7
P.O. Box 35
FIN-00023 GOVERNMENT
Telephone: +358 295 250 246
E-mail: seija.rantakallio(at)ym.fi

France

Ministère de l'écologie, du développement durable et de l'énergie
Commissariat général au développement durable
SEEIDD/IDPP1
92055 La Défense Cedex
Telephone: +33 1 40 81 8561
Fax : +33 1 40 81 8559
E-mail: point-focal.espoo(at)developpement-durable.gouv.fr

Georgia

Ms. Venera METREVELI 

Deputy Head, Environmental Assessment Department

Ministry of Environmental Protection and Agriculture

6 Marshal Gelovani Ave.
0159 Tbilisi, Georgia
Mobile tel.: +995599511514
E-mail: vickymetre(at)gmail.com; venera.metreveli(at)mepa.gov.ge

cc: Mr. G. TSAMALASHVILI
First Counsellor, Permanent Mission of Georgia
44, Quai Gustave Ador, CH-1207 GENEVA, Switzerland
Telephone: +41 22 919 1013
Fax: +41 22 733 9033

Germany

Mr. Lukas VOLLMER
Federal Ministry for the Environment,
Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection

Division G I 2
Stresemannstraße 128-130
D-10117 BERLIN
E-mail: [email protected]

Ms. Isabel LANG
Federal Ministry for the Environment,
Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection

Division G I 2
Stresemannstraße 128-130
D-10117 BERLIN
Telephone: +49 30 18305 6437
E-mail: [email protected]

Greece

Mr. Alexandros KOULIDIS
Head of Unit C at Directorate of Environmental Licensing
Ministry of Environment and Energy
11, Alexandras Av., 11473 ATHENS
Telephone: +30 210 6417960
Fax: +30 210 6430637
E-mail: sec.dipa(at)prv.ypeka.gr, a.koulidis(at)prv.ypeka.gr

 

cc: Ms. Eleni ALEVRA
Directorate of Procurementsm Infrastructure and Hardware Management
Ministry of Environment and Energy
11, Alexandras Av., GR-11473 ATHENES
E-mail: sec.dipa(at)prv.ypeka.gr

 

Mr. Alexandros KOLLIOPOULOS
Legal Counsellor, Special Legal Department
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
10, Zalokosta street, 10671 ATHENS, Greece
Telephone: +30 21 036 83648 
Fax: +30 21 036 83611
E-mail: eny(at)mfa.gr, kollio(at)mfa.gr  

Hungary

Dr. Hunor ORBÁN
HoD
Department of Environmental Preservation
Ministry of Agriculture
Apáczai Csere János u. 9.
1051 BUDAPEST
Hungary
Telephone: + 36 1 795 2452
E-mail: hunor.orban(at)am.gov.hu

Iceland

Mr. Halldor THORGEIRSSON
Director, Office of Sustainable Development and International Affairs
Ministry of the Environment
Vonarstraeti 4
150 REYKJAVIK
Telephone: +354 545 8600
Fax: + 354 562 4566
E-mail: halldor.thorgeirsson(at)umh.stjr.is

Ireland

Ms. Lisa CLIFFORD 
Principal Officer
EU and International Planning Regulation Section
Department of Housing, Local Government & Heritage
Custom House, Custom House Quay
DUBLIN 1
D01 W6X0
IRELAND
Telephone: +353 1 888 2029
E-mail: lisa.clifford(at)housing.gov.ie
transboundaryeia(at)housing.gov.ie 

Israel

Mr. Shachar SOLAR
Ministry of the Environment
Rehov Kanfei Nesharim 5
P.O. Box 34033
95464 JERUSALEM
E-mail: shahars(at)sviva.gov.il

Ms. Ori LIVNE
Director, International Relations Division
Ministry of the Environment
Rehov Kanfei Nesharim 5
P.O.Box 34033, JERUSALEM 95464
Telephone: +972 2 655 37 45 or 46
Fax: +972 2 655 37 52
E-mail: ori(at)sviva.gov.il

Italy

Ms. Anna Maria MAGGIORE
Ministry of the Environment and Energy Security

Directorate-General for Environmental Assessments 
V Division EIA/SEA
Via Cristoforo Colombo 44
00147 ROME
Telephone: +39 06 5722 5968
Fax: +39 5722 5994
E-mail: maggiore.annamaria(at)mite.gov.it


Mr. Gianluigi NOCCO
Ministry of the Environment and Energy Security
Directorate-General for Environmental Assessments 
Via Cristoforo Colombo 44
00147 ROME
Telephone: +39 06 5722 5104
Fax: +39 5722 5994
E-mail: nocco.gianluigi(at)mite.gov.it
 
Kazakhstan

EIA:
Mr. Ermek UMAROV

Deputy Chairman 
Committee on Environmental Regulation and Control
Ministry of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Telephone: +7 7172 74 00 61
E-mail: e.umarov(at)ecogeo.gov.kz

SEA:
Ms. Natalia DAULETYAROVA
Deputy Head 
Department of Environmental Policy and Sustainable Development 
Ministry of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan 
Telephone: +7 7172 74 02 85
E-mail: n.dauletyarova(at)ecogeo.gov.kz

Kyrgyzstan

Ms. Rakia KALYGULOVA
Chief specialist of the State Ecological Expertise Department
State Agency on Environmental Protection and Forestry
228, Toktogul street
720001 BISHKEK
Telephone: +996 312 546507
Fax: +996 312 353 102
E-mail: kalygulova(at)mail.ru

Latvia

Ms. Aija ŠTĀLE
Ministry of the Environmental Protection and Regional Development
25 Peldu street
LV-1494 RIGA
Telephone: +371 67 02 6487
E-mail: [email protected]

Liechtenstein

Mr. Hanspeter EBERLE
Amt fur Umweltschutz
Postfach 684
FL-9490 VADUZ
Telephone: +423 236 6193
Fax: +423 236 6199
E-mail : hanspeter.eberle(at)llv.li

Lithuania

Mr. Vitalijus AUGLYS
Head of the Pollution Prevention Policy Group
Ministry of Environment
Jaksto 4, LT-01105 VILNIUS
LITHUANIA
Telephone: +370 686 46087
E-mail: vitalijus.auglys(at)am.lt

Ms. Beata VILIMAITE SILOBRITIENE
Adviser of the Pollution Prevention Policy Group
Ministry of Environment
Jaksto 4, LT-01105 VILNIUS
LITHUANIA
Telephone: +370 645 89487
E-mail: beata.silobritiene(at)am.lt

Luxembourg

Mr. Joe DUCOMBLE

Attaché du Gouvernement
Ministère du Développement durable et des Infrastructures
Département de l'Environnement
4, place de l'Europe
L-2918 Luxembourg
Telephone: +352 247 86848

E-mail: joe.ducomble(at)mev.etat.lu

Malta

EIA:

Mr. Alex CAMILLERI
Unit Manager, Environment Protection Directorate
Malta Environment and Resources Authority
Hexagon House
MRS 1000 MARSA
Telephone: +356 2290 7128
Fax: +356 2290 2290
E-mail: espoo.malta(at)era.org.mt

 

SEA:

Dr Pierre HILI
Strategic Environmental Assessment Focal Point
Ministry for the Environment, Climate Change and Planning
6, Triq Hal Qormi
Santa Venera
Telephone: +356 2292 6200
E-mail : sea_focal_point(at)gov.mt

Mr. Joseph CARUANA
Permanent Secretary
Ministry for the Environment, Climate Change and Planning
6, Qormi Road
St. Venera SVR 1301
E-mail: joseph.f.caruana(at)gov.mt

Monaco -
Montenegro

Ms. Brankica CMILJANOVIC
Head of the Directorate of the Horizontal legislation
Ministry of Sustainable Development and Tourism
IV proleterske 19
81000 PODGORICA
Telephone: +382 20 446283
Fax: +382 20 446215
E-mail : brankica.cmiljanovic(at)mrt.gov.me

Netherlands

Ms. Marjan VAN GIEZEN
Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment
Directorate General for Spatial Planning and Water Affairs
Postbus 20901
2500 EX DEN HAAG
Telephone: +31 70 456 8092 / +31 6 2956 4484
E-mail: marjan.van.giezen(at)minienm.nl

Norway

Ms. Marthe LINDBERG
Senior Adviser
Department for Nature Management  
Kongens gate 20
NO-0030 OSLO
Telephone: +47 22 24 58 22
E-mail: marthe.lindberg(at)kld.dep.no

 

Ms. Mari Lise SJONG
Senior Adviser
Norwegian Environment Agency 
P.O. Box 5672 Sluppen
NO-7485 TRONDHEIM
Telephone: +47 73 58 05 00/ +47 47024543
E-mail: mari.lise.sjong(at)miljodir.no

Poland

Ms. Dorota TORYFTER-SZUMANSKA

Deputy Director
Department of Environmental Impact Assessment
General Directorate for Environmental Protection

Wawelska St.52/54 
00-922 Warsaw, POLAND

Telephone: + 48 22 579 2158
E-mail: dorota.szumanska(at)gdos.gov.pl
CC: sekretariat.doos(at)gdos.gov.pl

Portugal

Ms. Maria DO CARMO FIGUEIRA
Head of the Environmental Assessement Department
Portuguese Agency for Environment (APA)
Rua da Murgueira, 9/9A, Zambujal
Ap.7585
2611-865 Amadora
Telephone: +351 21 472 8200
Fax: + 351 21 472 8219
E-mail: carmo.figueira(at)apambiente.pt

 

Ms. Sara Sacadura CABRAL
Technical EIA expert
E-mail: sara.cabral(at)apambiente.pt

Republic of Moldova

Ms. Maria NAGORNII
Head of Department 
Pollution Prevention Division
Ministry of Environment
Bulevardul Ștefan cel Mare și Sfânt, nr. 162
MD-2012, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
Telephone: +373 2 220 4520

E-mail: maria.nagornii(at)mediu.gov.md

Romania

Ms. Mihaela MACELARU
Counsellor for Impact Assessment
Unit for Impact Assessment
General Directorate for Impact Assessment and Pollution Control
Ministry of Environment
12, Blvd. Libertatii, Sector 5
RO-040129 BUCHAREST
Telephone: +40 21 408 9537
Fax: +40 21 316 0421
E-mail: mihaela.macelaru(at)mmediu.ro

Russian Federation

Ms. Ekaterina VESELOVA
Counsellor
Department of International Cooperation
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation
4/6, B. Gruzinskaya str., D-242, GSP-5
123995 MOSCOW
Telephone: +7 495 252 2359, ext. 16-35
E-mail: veselovaev(at)mnr.gov.ru

 

San Marino  -
Serbia

EIA:
Mr. Zoran VELJKOVIC
Head of Section for EIA of Projects and Activities
Ministry of Environmental Protection
1 Omladinskih Brigada Str.
11070 BELGRADE
Telephone: +381 11 3131 356
E-mail: zoran.veljkovic(at)eko.gov.rs

SEA:
Mr. Slobodan SREMCEVIC
Independent advisor
Ministry of Environmental Protection
1 Omladinskih Brigada Str.
11070 BELGRADE
Telephone: +381 11 31 32 572
E-mail: slobodan.sremcevic(at)eko.gov.rs

Slovakia

EIA:
Mr. Roman SKORKA
Director of the Department
Department of Environmental Assessment
Ministry of Environment
Námestie Ľ. Štúra 1
812 35 BRATISLAVA
Telephone: +421 2 5956 2442
E-mail: roman.skorka(at)enviro.gov.sk , barbora.donevova(at)enviro.gov.sk

Slovenia

Ms. Vesna KOLAR-PLANINSIC
Head of SEA Division
Environmental Directorate
Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning
Dunajska 48
1000 LJUBLJANA
Telephone: +386 1 478 7329
Fax: +386 1 478 7132
E-mail: Vesna.Kolar-Planinsic(at)gov.si

Spain

Mr. Eugenio Jesus Dominguez Collado
Deputy General Director of Environmental Assessment
Ministry for the Ecological Transition and the Demographic Challenge
Plaza de San Juan de la Cruz s/n
SP-28071 MADRID
Telephone: +34 91 597 6072
E-mail: edomin(at)miteco.es

cc: Ms. Virginia Estévez Adán
Technical Advisor
Ministry for the Ecological Transition and the Demographic Challenge
Plaza San Juan de la Cruz, s/n
SP- 28071 Madrid
Telephone: +34 91 597 6558
E-mail: vestevez(at)miteco.es

Sweden

Ms. Sandra Jalalian
Environmental Assessment Division
Ministry of the Environment
SE-103 33 Stockholm
Sweden
Telephone: +46 8 405 10 00
E-mail: Sandra.jalalian(at)gov.se
Website: www.regeringen.se

Switzerland

Mr. Florian KÜNDIG
EIA Unit
Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN)
CH-3003 BERNE
Telephone: +41 58 462 45 17
Fax: +41 464 79 78
E-mail: florian.kuendig(at)bafu.admin.ch

Tajikistan

Mr. Dilshod KAMOLOV
Head of the Department on State Ecological Expertise
Committee on Environmental Protection under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan
Shamsi str. 5/1
734034 DUSHANBE
Telephone: +992 235 95 77
E-mail: eco.expertiza19(at)gmail.com

The Republic of North Macedonia

Mr. Nebi REXHEPI
Deputy Head of Department on Physical Planning
Ministry of Environment and Physical Planning
St. Goce Delcev b.b., MTV Building - 10th floor
1000 SKOPJE, Republic of Macedonia
Telephone: + 389 75 316 728 
E-mail: N.Rexhepi(at)moepp.gov.mk; n.rexhepi(at)hotmail.com

Türkiye

EIA:
Mr. Cengiz T. BAYKARA
Head of Department of Foreign Relations
Ministry of Environment and Urbanization
Bakanliklar.
06100 ANKARA
Telephone: +90 312 410 1000
E-mail: cengiz.baykara(at)csb.gov.tr


SEA:
Ms. Nihan ŞAHİN HAMAMCI
Director
EIA Training and SEA Department
General Directorate of EIA, Permitting and Inspection
Ministry of Environment and Urbanization
Telephone: +90 312 410 17 37
E-mail: nihan.hamamci(at)csb.gov.tr

Turkmenistan

Mr. Mergen KEPBANOV
Chief Specialist of the Environmental Protection Department
State Committee on Environment Protection and
Land Resources of Turkmenistan

92, Archabil ave.
744000 ASHGABAT
Telephone: +99312 44 78 25
Fax: +99312 44 78 29
E-mail: mergenk(at)mail.ru

Ukraine

Mrs. Iryna STAVCHUK (Provisionally)
Deputy Minister
Ministry of  Environmental Protection and Natural Resources of Ukraine
V. Lypkivskogo street, 35
03035 KYIV
Telephone: +38-0952-732-673
E-mail: stavchuk(at)menr.gov.ua

United Kingdom

EIA and SEA:
Mr. Ryan Shean
Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

2 Marsham Street, 3rd Floor Fry North East
SW1P 4DF London
Telephone: +44 030 444 1592
email: ryan.shean(at)communities.gov.uk

United States of America

Mr. Daniel BALZER
Policy Advisor
Office of Environmental Quality and Transboundary Issues
Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs
U.S. Department of State
Telephone: +1 (202) 647 4819
E-mail: BalzerDK(at)state.gov

Uzbekistan

Mr. Gayrat MUKHAMEDOV
Director General
Center of State Ecological Expertise
State Committee on Ecology and Environmental Protection of the Republic of Uzbekistan
7A, Bunyodkor ave., 
100043 Tashkent
Telephone: +998 71 203 00 22 (ext. 1000#)
Fax: +998 71 23 6032
E-mail: boshdavekoekspertiza(at)uznature.uz or info(at)uznature.uz

European Union

Ms. Milena Novakova
Legal and Policy Officer
Mainstreaming & Environmental Assessments
Directorate-General Environment 
European Commission
BRE2 08/DCS
Avenue d’Auderghem 19
1000 Brussels
E-mail: [email protected]