Advisory Committee

GLOBAL GEOPARKS NETWORK
ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Chair: Setsuya Nakada, Japan
Vice Chair: Elizabeth Silva, Portugal

Members

CountryName of the GGN National Forum / CommitteeGGN Advisory Committee Members
AustriaAustrian Geoparks ForaGulas Oliver
BelgiumRepresentative of Famenne-Ardenne UGGp Petit Alain
BrazilRepresentative of Araripe UGGpMaria Edenilce Peixoto Batista
CanadaCanadian Geoparks NetworkGamble Sarah
ChileKütralkura UGGpHerrera Patricia Isabel
ChinaChinese Geoparks NetworkZheng Yuanyuan
CroatiaRepresentative of Papuk UGGpRadonic Goran
CyprusRepresentative of Troodos UGGpEfthimios Tsiolakis
Czech RepublicNational Geoparks Council of Czech RepublicMartina Paskova
DenmarkOdsherred UGGp & Vestjylland UGGpWalløe Hansen Jakob
EcuadorEcuadorian Geoparks CommitteeMerizalde Carlos
FinlandFinnish Geoparks Forum Vesa Krökki
FranceFrench Geoparks CommitteePagès Jean-Simon
GermanyGerman Geoparks ForumEscher Hartmut
GreeceHellenic Geoparks ForumCharalampos Fassoulas
HungaryHungarian Geopark CommitteeKorbély Barnabás
IcelandIcelandic Geoparks ForumSigurður Sigursveinsson
IndonesiaIndonesian Geoparks CommitteeMartono Budi
IranRepresentative of Qeshm Island UGGp Amrikazemi Alireza
IrelandIrish UNESCO Global Geoparks CommitteeClare Glanville
ItalyItalian Geoparks CommitteeAniello Aloia
JapanJapan Geoparks CommitteeSetsuya Nakada
MalaysiaRepresentative of Langkawi UGGp Azmil Munif Mohd Bukhari
MexicoMixteca Alta, Oaxaca UGGp Palacio Jose Luis
MoroccoRepresentative of M’Goun UGGp Achbal Driss
NetherlandsNetherlands Forum for UNESCO Global GeoparksGretha Roelfs
NicaraguaRepresentative of Rio Coco UGGp Bueno De Frutos Monica
NorwayNorwegian National Committee for Geoheritage and GeoparksPål Thjømøe
PeruRepresentative of Colca y Volcanes de Andagua UGGp Winder Anconeira Maque
PolandRepresentative of Polish GeoparksJacek Koźma
PortugalPortuguese National ForaSilva Elizabeth
Republic of KoreaKorean National Geoparks NetworkSoojae Lee
RomaniaRepresentative of Hateg UGGpΑlexandru Andrasanu
Russian FederationRepresentative of Yangan Tau UGGp Ildar Sadykov
SerbiaDjerdap UGGp
Jovana Marinkovic
SlovakiaRepresentative of Novohrad-Nógrád UGGp Balázs György
SloveniaSlovenian Geoparks ForumSuzana Fajmut Šrtucl national coordinator of Slovenian National Forum - Managing director Karawanken / Karavanke
Tanzania
Representative of Ngorongoro Lengai UGGp Joshua Mwankunda
Thailand
Representative of Satun UGGp Narongrit Thungprue
TurkeyRepresentative of Kula - Salihli UGGpTuncer Demir
United Kingdom
UK Committee for UNESCO Global Geoparks
Kirstin Lemon
UruguayRepresentative of Grutas del Palacio UGGpEugenio Bidondo
Viet Nam
Vietnam Geoparks Network VGNTan Van Tran

OBSERVERS: Τhe GGN Executive Board

CountryPositionName
GreecePresidentZOUROS Nickolas
P.R. ChinaVice - PresidentJIN Xiaochi
MalaysiaVice - PresidentKOMOO Ibrahim
FranceGeneral SecretaryMARTINI Guy
NorwayTreasurerRANGNES Kristin
United KingdomEGNBORDER Melanie
CanadaN. AmericaCALDER John
ItalyEGNBURLANDO Maurizio
GermanyInd. MemberFREY Marie - Luise
BrazilL. AmericaMELO Patricio
MoroccoAfricaACHBAL Driss
JapanAPGNWATANABE Mahito
P.R. ChinaAPGNZHANG Jianping
UNESCOIGGP SecretariatVANDENBERGHE Kristof

Observers: Regional Networks Coordinators

CountryPosition Name
MalaysiaAPGN CoordinatorKOMOO Ibrahim
P.R. ChinaAPGN CoordinatorJIN Xiaochi
GreeceEGN CoordinatorZOUROS Nickolas
NorwayEGN Vice-CoordinatorRANGNES Kristin
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