Group of Experts

First Name Last Name Region Nationality Region of specialization Areas of Expertise
Karenne Tun Asia-Pacific States Singapore - SGP Tropical and sub-tropical corals
Vasily Smolyanitsky Eastern European States Russian Federation - RUS Specialty 2: The Arctic Ocean. Physical oceanography
Maria João da Anunciação Franco Bebianno Western European and Other States Portugal - PRT Specialty 3: The North Atlantic Ocean, the Baltic Sea, the Black Sea, the Mediterranean and the North Sea. Hazardous substances (persistent organic pollutants, metals, personal care products, pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals) in relation to the marine environment
Alan Deidun Western European and Other States Malta - MLT Specialty 3: The North Atlantic Ocean, the Baltic Sea, the Black Sea, the Mediterranean and the North Sea. Marine invasive species
Slimane Maliki African States Morocco - MAR Specialty 3: The North Atlantic Ocean, the Baltic Sea, the Black Sea, the Mediterranean and the North Sea. Coastal protection and land reclamation
Chang-Ik Zhang Asia-Pacific States Korea (Republic of) - KOR Fish biology
Renison Ruwa African States Kenya - KEN Specialty 5: The Indian Ocean, the Arabian Sea, the Bay of Bengal, the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden and the Persian Gulf. Benthic ecology
Michida Yutaka Asia-Pacific States Japan - JPN Physical oceanography
Donovan Campbell Latin American and Caribbean States Jamaica - JAM Fisheries economics (including expertise in fisheries incentives and subsidies and IUU fishing economics)
Mehdi Ghodrati Shojaei Asia-Pacific States Iran (Islamic Republic of) - IRN Mangroves