Board of Chairs


Ms Arantxa Tapia

Minister for Economic Development, Sustainability and Environment
Basque Country

Vice President for Europe

Mr Raffaele Cattaneo

Minister for Environment and Climate

Vice President for Africa

Mr Rachid El Abdi

President of the Region
Rabat Salé-Kenitra

Vice President for America

Mr Jorge Israel García Ochoa 

Secretary of Environment and Territorial Development


Board of Advisors

Joana Setzer

Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, London School of Economics.

Fernando Rei

Professor in the PhD Program in International Environmental Law at the Catholic University of Santos. Professor of Environmental Law at the Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation.

Ibon Galarraga

BC3-Basque Centre for Climate Change

Kenty Richardson

Senior Consultant on International Relations, Environment & Sustainable Development

Josep Enric Llebot

Full Professor in Condensed Matter Physics in the Department of Physics at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB).

Tasneem Essop

Founding Director of the Energy Democracy Initiative in South Africa and Commissioner of the National Planning Commission of South Africa.


Natalia Uribe

Secretary General

Jordan Harris

Executive Director

Susana Rivero


Jacqueline Abu

Executive Assistant 

Executive Assistant 

Renata Gomez

Biodiversity Programme Manager

Gabriela Carrera

Biodiversity Programme Officer

Héloïse Chicou

Climate Action and Resilience Programme Manager

Melisa Cran

Regions Adapt Programme Manager

Mariana Trinidad Corvaro

Climate and Resilience Project Manager

Soraia Ribeiro

Communications Manager