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CHAIRPERSONS AND VICE-CHAIRPERSONS OF COFO

Session

Chairperson

Vice Chairpersons (Chairpersons of the FAO Regional Forestry Commissions)

22nd Session
June 2014

Mr Bharrat Jagdeo
Guyana

Mr Joseph Hailwa (Namibia), Mr Jarred Mair (New Zealand), Mr Robert Busink (Netherlands), Mr James Singh (Guyana), Mr Issa Al Shobaki (Jordan), Mr Jorge Rescala Perez (Mexico)

21st Session
September 2012

Mr Felician Kilahama
United Republic of Tanzania

Colonel Théofile Kakpo (Benin), Mr Su Chunyu (China), Mr Andrey Filipchuk (Russian Federation), Mr Luis Torales Kennedy (Paraguay), Mr Ali Temerit (Turkey), Mr Tom Tidwell (United States of America)

Session

Chairperson

First Vice-Chairperson

Other Vice Chairpersons

20th Session
October 2010

Mr Anders Lönnblad
Sweden

Mr Donatien N’Zala
(Africa)

Mr Karma Dukpa (Asia-Pacific), Mr Josué Morales Dardón (Latin America and the Caribbean), Mr Ahmed Ridha El Fekih Salem (Near East), Mr Jim Farrell (North America)

19th Session
March 2009

Ms Abigail Kimbell
United States of America

Mr Darlington Duwa
Zimbabwe

Mr Camilo González (Ecuador), Ms Maria da L.C.F. Conceição Ferreira (Portugal), Mr Kubilay Özyalçin (Turkey), Ms Minh Thoa Pham (Viet Nam)

18th Session
March 2007

Mr G.K. Prasad
India

Ms Sally Collins
United States of America

Mr Neil Hughes (Australia), Mr Alexandros Christodoulou (Cyprus), Mr Héctor Miguel Abreu Aquino (Dominican Rep.), Mr Alain Chaudron (France), Mr Arlito Cuco (Mozambique)

17th Session
March 2005

Mr A. Mirghani Ibrahim
Sudan

Mr David S.Rhodes
New Zealand

Mr Liu HongCun (China), Mr Carlos Manuel Rodríquez Echandi (Costa Rica), Mr Aarne Reunala (Finland), Mr Félix Dakouo (Mali), Mr Dale Bosworth (United States of America)

16th Session
March 2003

Mr F. Miragaia-Perri
Brazil

Mr J. Ilavsky
Slovak Republic

Mr Ivan Hardy (Canada), Mr Henri Djombo (Congo), Mr M. Saeeid Noori-Naeini (Islamic Rep. of Iran), Mr David Rhodes (New Zealand), Mr A.H.N. Jayasekara (Sri Lanka)

15th Session
March 2001

Ms L. Bethlehem
South Africa

Mr J.M. Solano López
Spain

Ms Ulla Karjalaines (Australia), Ms M.A. Andrade Pérez (Colombia), Mr Adbelazim M. Ibrahim (Sudan), Mr Plodprasop Suraswadi (Thailand), Ms DeAndra Beck (United States of America)

14th Session
March 1999

Mr J. Heino
Finland

Mr H.M. Bandaratillake
Sri Lanka

Mr R. Rawson (Australia), Mr F. Ramos Perera (Cuba), Mr M.M. Seghayer (Libyan Arab Jamahiriya), Mr El Hag M. Awouda (Sudan), Mr V.E. Mezainis (United States of America)

13th Session
March 1997

Mr Y. Hardy
Canada

Mr V. Sosa Cedillo
Mexico

Mr P. Thomas (Australia), Mr E. Wermann (Germany), Dato’ Ismail Awang (Malaysia), Mr A. Kane (Senegal), Mr R. El Fekih (Tunisia)

12th Session
March 1995

Mr J. Valentine
New Zealand

Mr A. Jan
Pakistan

Mr Y. Hardy (Canada), Mr P. Medrano Rojas (Chile), Mr R. Fallah (Islamic Republic of Iran), Mr M. Raditapole (Lesotho), Mr J. Ilavský (Slovak Republic)

11th Session
March 1993

Mr N.N. Sanogho
Mali

Mr M. Caballero Deloya
Mexico

Mr J. C. Mercier (Canada), Mr Sarjono (Indonesia), Mr F.C. Prillevitz (Netherlands), Mr A. Familton (New Zealand), Mr K.O. Khalifa (Sudan)

10th Session
September 1990

Ms I. García
Dominican Republic

Mr J.C. Mercier
Canada

Mr A. Grammont (France), Mr N.M. Prasad (India), Mr J. Valentine (New Zealand), Mr I. Mutungirehe (Rwanda), Mr H.O. Abdel Nour (Sudan)

9th Session
May 1988

Mr K. Yabaki
Fiji Islands

Mr B. Kakoma
Zambia

Mr N. Stamm (Austria), Mr W. Zuñiga-Trelles (Peru), Mr Pong Leng-EE (Thailand), Mr A. El Adab (Tunisia), Mr F.D. Robertson (United States of America)

8th Session
April 1986

Mr N.N. Sanogho
Mali

Mr M. Caballero Deloya
Mexico

Mr J. C. Mercier (Canada), Mr Sarjono (Indonesia), Mr F.C. Prillevitz (Netherlands); Mr A. Familton (New Zealand), Mr K.O. Khalifa (Sudan)

7th Session
May 1984

Mr G.D. Holmes
United Kingdom

Mr C.L. Bhatia
India

Mr D.R. Gregory (Australia), Mr H.H. Kugler (Argentina), Mr R. Herring (Canada), Mr M.R. Agag (Libyan Arab Jamahiriya), Mr E.M. Mnzava (United Rep. of Tanzania)

6th Session
May 1982

Mr R.M. Peterson
United States of America

Mr N.D. Bachkheti
India

M. Silva Reis (Brazil), Mr C. Lohourignon Zagote (Côte d'Ivoire), Mr G.M. O’Neill (New Zealand), Mr J. Saadallah (Tunisia), Mr G.D. Holmes (United Kingdom)

5th Session
May 1980

Mr A.M. Khattak
Pakistan

Mr R.M. Peterson
United States of America

Mr V. Benvenuti (Italy), Mr O.M. Mburu (Kenya), Mr A. Kirkland (New Zealand), Mr J. Jenkins (Nicaragua), Mr E.V. Cortes (Philippines)

4th Session
May 1978

Mr M.A. Flores Rodas
Honduras

Mr Abdel Aziz Bayoumi
Sudan

Mr A.G. Hanson (Australia), Mr K. Kese (Ghana), Mr A.W. Duggan (Ireland), Mr C. Cárdeñas (Mexico), Mr E.V. Cortes (Philippines)

3rd Session
November 1976

Mr S.K. Seth
India

Mr M.A. Al Jabouri
Iraq

Mr J.S. Stokes (Canada), Mr D. Baba (Chad), Mr J.A. Mistrik (Czechoslovakia), Mr M.A. Flores Rodas (Honduras), Mr M.J. Conway (New Zealand)

2nd Session
May 1974

Mr A.M. Oseni
Nigeria

Mr D.A.N. Cromer
Australia

Mr R. de Jesus Araujo (Brazil), Mr D.R. Redmond (Canada), Mr Y. Betolaud (France), Mr M. Soedjarwo (Indonesia), Mr K. Osman Khalifa (Sudan)

1st Session
May 1972

Mr H.K. Seip
Norway

Mr E.A. Takacs
Argentina

Mr D.A.N. Cromer (Australia), Mr G.P. Thomas (Canada), Mr T.N. Srivastava (India), Mr M.A. Shirazi (Islamic Rep. of Iran), Mr B. Dioum (Senegal)