Silva Mediterranea

Over 90 years of Mediterranean forest management

Members

Membership in Silva Mediterranea is open to all members of the FAO African, European, and Near East Forestry Commissions, whose territories are situated wholly or in part in the Mediterranean basin proper or whose forest, agricultural, or grazing economies are intimately associated with those of the Mediterranean region. The Committee currently has 28 members, including 27 states and one organization:

  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Bulgaria
  • Cyprus
  • Egypt
  • European Union
  • France
  • Greece
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Jordan
  • Lebanon
  • Libya
  • Malta
  • Morocco
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Serbia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sudan
  • Syria
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Yemen

For further information on a country, please click on the links below.

Country Focal point Organization
Albania Ylli Hoxha Ministry of Environment
Algeria Abdelkader Benkheira Ministry of Agriculture and Sustainable Development
Bulgaria Denitsa Pandeva Executive Forest Agency
Cyprus Antonis Horattas  
Egypt Raafat Rabies  
France Catherine Rivoal Ministry of Agriculture, Agrifood and Forests
Greece Maria Chatziioannou  
Iran    
Iraq Sabah Saleim Al-Kawaz  
Israel David Brand Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael (KKL)
Italy Lorenza Colletti Italian State Forest Service
Jordan Khaled Al Manaseer Ministry of Agriculture
Lebanon Chadi Mohanna Ministry of Agriculture
Libya Taher Abu Baker Al Hasoumi Ministry of Agriculture Animal and Marine Wealth
Malta    
Morocco Abderrahim Houmy High Commission for Waters and Forests and the Fight against Desertification
Portugal Conceição Ferreira Instituto da Conservação da Natureza e das Florestas
Romania Vasile Lupu Ministry of Agriculture
Saudi Arabia    
Serbia Dusan Jovic Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management
Slovenia Andrej Kermavnar Slovenia Forest Service
Spain Begofia Nieto Gilarte
Jose Jaquotot Saenz de Miera
Leopoldo Rojo Serrano
Ministerio de Agricultura, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente
Sudan Osman Omer Abdalla Forests National Corporation
Syria    
Tunisia Habib Abid Ministry of Agriculture
Turkey Ismail Belen Ministry of Forests and Water Affairs
Yemen

Omar Ghanem

Ministry of Agriculture & Irrigation

last updated:  Tuesday, September 5, 2017