LME:LEARN - Large Marine Ecosystems

LME and Related Project Stakeholders

[under development]

GLOBAL

Ballast Water

INTERNATIONAL MARITIME ORGANIZATION

Fredrik HAAG 
Technical Officer, Office for the London Convention/Protocol and Ocean Affairs, International Maritime Organization
United Kingdom 
Email: fhaag@imo.org

Jose Matheickal
Chief Technical Advisor 
United Kingdom 
E-mail: jmatheic(at)imo.org 

John Alonso
Principal Project Assistant 
United Kingdom 
E-mail: jalonso@imo.org 

REGIONAL

Caribbean Sea LME

Patrick Debels
GEF-UNDP-UNOPS Regional Project Manager
patrickd(at)unops.org

INSTITUTO DE INVESTIGACIONES MARINAS Y COSTERAS JOSE BENITO VIVES DE ANDREIS 

Francisco ARIAS-ISAZA 
General Director
Santa Marta Magdalena Colombia 
Email: fariasis@invemar.org.co

East Asian Seas LMEs

PRIORITY ACTIONS PROGRAMME REGIONAL ACTIVITY CENTRE (PEMSEA)

Stephen Adrian ROSS 
Executive Director
Quezon City, Philippines
Email: saross@pemsea.org

Red Sea LME

REGIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR THE CONSERVATION OF ENVIRONMENT AND THE RED SEA AND GULF OF ADEN (PERSGA)

Prof. Ziad Abu-Ghararah

Secretary General 
Saudi Arabia 
E-mail: ziad(at)persga.org 

Mohammad BADRAN 
Director, Projects' Management
Jeddah Saudi Arabia 
Email: mohammed.badran@persga.org

Engr Islam Taha 
Information Technology Specialist 
Saudi Arabia 
E-mail: islam.taha(at)persga.org 

Dr. Ahmed Khalil
Coordinator for PERSGA Living Marine Resources Programme 
Saudi Arabia 
E-mail: ahmed.khalil(at)persga.org 

Engr Islam Taha 
Information Technology Specialist 
Saudi Arabia 
E-mail: islam.taha(at)persga.org  

Yellow Sea LME 

YELLOW SEA FISHERIES RESEARCH INSTITUTE 

Dr. Qisheng Tang 
Professor/Director, Functional Laboratory on Marine Fishery Sciences, National Laboratory for Marine Science and Technology 
Qingdao, CHINA 
Email: ysfri@public.qd.sd.cn