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Members

The TEC comprises 20 expert members, elected by the COP, who serve in their personal capacity and are nominated by Parties with the aim of achieving a fair and balanced representation, as follows:
  • Nine members from Parties included in Annex I to the Convention (Annex I Parties);
  • Three members from each of the three regions of the Parties not included in Annex I to the Convention (non-Annex I Parties): Africa, Asia and the Pacific, and Latin America and the Caribbean (GRULAC); One member from a small island developing State (SIDS); One member from a least developed country Party (LDC).

The TEC elects annually a Chair and a Vice-Chair from among its members for a term of one year each, with one being a member from an Annex I Party and the other being a member from a non-Annex I Party. The positions of Chair and Vice-Chair alternate annually between a member from an Annex I Party and a member from a non-Annex I Party.


MemberCountryConstituency
Mr. Kanat BAIGARIN1KazakhstanNon-Annex I / Asia-Pacific
Mr. Albert BINGERJamaicaNon-Annex I / SIDS
Mr. Gabriel BLANCO (Vice-Chair)ArgentinaNon-Annex I / GRULAC
Mr. Daniel BUIRA CLARKMexicoNon-Annex I / GRULAC
Mr. Birama DIARRAMaliNon-Annex I / Africa
Ms. Gabriela FISCHEROVASlovakiaAnnex I
Ms. Sha FUChinaNon-Annex I / Asia-Pacific
Mr. Jürg GRÜTTERSwitzerlandAnnex I
Mr. Omedi Moses JURAKenyaNon-Annex I / Africa
Mr. Matthew KENNEDYIrelandAnnex I
Ms. Elfriede A. MOREAustriaAnnex I
Ms. Duduzile NHLENGETHWA-MASINASwazilandNon-Annex I / Africa
Mr. Eduardo NOBOAEcuadorNon-Annex I / GRULAC
Mr. Antonio PFLÜGERGermanyAnnex I
Mr. David REIDMILLERUnited States of AmericaAnnex I
Mr. Seyed Mohammad SADEGHZADEHIranNon-Annex I / Asia-Pacific
Mr. Kunihiko SHIMADA (Chair)JapanAnnex I
Ms. Viktoriia SHTETSUkraineAnnex I
Mr. Stig SVENNINGSENNorwayAnnex I
Mr. Karma TSHERINGBhutanNon-Annex I / LDC

1 Current member will remain in office until his successor is elected. 
The membership chart of Convention and Kyoto Protocol bodies after COP 20/CMP 10, including the TEC, can be found here.

Last update: 27 July 2015.