Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf (CLCS)
Members of the Commission

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Last updated: 27 June 2017

Members of the Commission

Officers of the Commission

Subsidiary bodies

Privileges and immunities of the members of the Commission

Members of the Commission

    In accordance with the provisions of article 2 of Annex II to the Convention, "the Commission shall consist of twenty-one members who shall be experts in the field of geology, geophysics or hydrography, elected by States Parties to the Convention from among their nationals, having due regard to the need to ensure equitable geographical representation, who shall serve in their personal capacities".

    On 14 June 2017, the Twenty-seventh Meeting of States Parties to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea elected 20 members of the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf for a term of five years, commencing from 16 June 2017 and ending on 15 June 2022. The election of a twenty-first member of the Commission will take place at a time to be determined.

    The members of the Commission are:

MEMBERS OF THE COMMISSION ON THE LIMITS OF THE CONTINENTAL SHELF

2017-2022

 

Name

Nationality

Curriculum vitae

Al-Azri, Adnan Rashid Nasser

Oman

CLCS/313

Awosika, Lawrence Folajimi

Nigeria

CLCS/313

Campos, Aldino

Portugal

CLCS/313

De Landro-Clarke, Wanda-Lee

Trinidad and Tobago

CLCS/313

Glumov, Ivan F.

Russian Federation

CLCS/313

Heinesen, Martin Vang

Denmark

CLCS/313

Kalngui, Emmanuel

Cameroon

CLCS/313

Lyu, Wenzheng

China

CLCS/313

Madon, Mazlan Bin

Malaysia

CLCS/313

Mahanjane, Estevao Stefane

Mozambique

CLCS/313

Marques, Jair Alberto Ribas

Brazil

CLCS/313

Mazurowski, Marcin

Poland

CLCS/313

Moreira, Domingos de Carvalho Viana

Angola

CLCS/313

Mosher, David Cole

Canada

CLCS/313

Njuguna, Simon

Kenya

CLCS/313

Park, Yong Ahn

Republic of Korea

CLCS/313

Paterlini, Carlos Marcelo

Argentina

CLCS/313

Raharimananirina, Clodette

Madagascar

CLCS/313

Yamazaki, Toshitsugu

Japan

CLCS/313

Yãnez Carrizo, Gonzalo Alejandro

Chile

CLCS/313

 


The officers of the Commission and the composition of the subsidiary bodies of the Commission will be determined at the forty-fourth session (24 July-4 September 2017).