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:
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.
The TEC members for the term beginning at the 10th meeting of the TEC are:
|Mr. Kanat BAIGARIN1||Kazakhstan||Asia and the Pacific|
|Mr. Albert BINGER||Jamaica||Small Island Developing States|
|Mr. Gabriel BLANCO (Chair)||Argentina||Latin America and the Caribbean|
|Mr. Daniel BUIRA CLARK||Mexico||Latin America and the Caribbean|
|Mr. Birama DIARRA||Mali||Africa|
|Ms. Gabriela FISCHEROVA||Slovakia||Annex I|
|Mr. Jürg GRÜTTER||Switzerland||Annex I|
|Mr. Omedi Moses JURA||Kenya||Africa|
|Mr. Matthew KENNEDY||Ireland||Annex I|
|Ms. Elfriede A. MORE||Austria||Annex I|
|Ms. Duduzile NHLENGETHWA-MASINA||Swaziland||Africa|
|Mr. Eduardo NOBOA||Ecuador||Latin America and the Caribbean|
|Mr. Antonio PFLÜGER||Germany||Annex I|
|Mr. David REIDMILLER||United States of America||Annex I|
|Mr. Seyed Mohammad SADEGHZADEH||Iran||Asia and the Pacific|
|Mr. Kunihiko SHIMADA (Vice-Chair)||Japan||Annex I|
|Ms. Viktoriia SHTETS||Ukraine||Annex I|
|Mr. Stig SVENNINGSEN||Norway||Annex I|
|Mr. Karma TSHERING||Bhutan||Least Developed Countries|
|Mr. Xiaohua ZHANG1||China||Asia and the Pacific|
1 Current members will remain in office until their successor are elected.
The membership chart of Convention and Kyoto Protocol bodies after COP 20/CMP 10, including the TEC, can be found here.
Last update: 19 January 2015.