Leadership

Elizabeth Mrema: Director
Elizabeth Maruma Mrema has worked with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) for almost two decades. Until January 2013 since July 2009, she was the Executive Secretary of the UNEP/Secretariat of the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS), Acting Executive Secretary of the UNEP/ASCOBANS and Interim Executive Secretary of the UNEP/Gorilla Agreement all based in Bonn, Germany. Since then (January 2013), she has been the Deputy Director and Coordinator, Operations and Programme Delivery Branch in the Division of Environmental Policy Implementation (DEPI)

 

Masa Nagai: Deputy Director
Masa Nagai is Deputy Director, Division of Environmental Law and Conventions of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). He joined UNEP in June1988. Since then he has been based in Nairobi, Kenya, the headquarter location of UNEP. Over the past 27 years, as an expert in law and institutions in the field of the environment, he has been dedicating his expert services to the development of international law institutions and related policies to address emerging environmental issues of global significance and continuously providing support to multilateral negotiations.