Membership - Adaptation Committee

The Adaptation Committee comprises 16 members including representatives from the five UN regional groups, SIDS, LDC, Non-Annex I and Annex I Parties, who shall serve in their personal capacity.

Name

Country

Constituency

Ms. Madeleine Diouf

Senegal

Africa

Ms. Kulthoum Motsumi

Botswana

Africa

Ms. Liu Shuo

China Asia-Pacific

Mr. Ali Shareef

Maldives

Asia-Pacific

Ms. Iryna Trofimova

Ukraine

Eastern Europe 

Mr. Vladimir Katsov

Russian Federation

Eastern Europe

Mr. Javier Antonio Gutierrez

Nicaragua

GRULAC

Mr. Julio Cordano

Chile

GRULAC

Mr. Frédéric Schafferer

France

WEOG

Ms. Renske Peters*

The Netherlands

WEOG

Mr. Clifford Mahlung

Jamaica

SIDS

Ms. Cecilia da Silva Bernardo

Angola

LDCs

Ms. Maria del Pilar Bueno (Co-Chair)

Argentina

Non-Annex I Parties

Mr. Damdin Davgadorj*

Mongolia

Non-Annex I Parties

Ms.Meredith Ryder-Rude

United States of America

Annex I Parties

Mr. Donald Lemmen (Co-Chair)

Canada

Annex I Parties

* Remaining in office until successor has been nominated.

The COP, at its 17th session, decided that the Adaptation Committee shall comprise 16 members, who shall serve in their personal capacity, as follows:

  • 2 members from each of the 5 United Nations regional groups
  • 1 member from a small island developing State
  • 1 member from a least developed country Party
  • 2 members from Parties included in Annex I to the Convention
  • 2 members from Parties not included in Annex I to the Convention