The General Assembly and Steering Committee of nrg4SD ensure that the governance of the Network is exercised directly by its members, who also elect the Chairs and Vice-Chairs.
Besides, the Network has a Secretariat and a Treasury.
Our current governance
Co-Chair for the South
His Excellency Mr. Gamini Thilakasiri
Minister of Agriculture, Agrarian Development, Irrigation, Industries and Environment of Western Province Government (Sri Lanka)
Focal point: Mr. Nayanananda Nilwala firstname.lastname@example.org
Co-Chair for the North
Her Excellency Ms. Joke Schauvliege
Minister for Environment, Nature and Agriculture of Flanders (Belgium)
Focal point: Mr. Matthias de Moor
Her Excellency Ms. Lesley Griffiths
Minister for the Environment and Rural Affairs in Welsh Government
Focal Point: Mr. Rhodri Asby email@example.com
Board of Advisors
Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, LSE.
nrg4SD External Affairs Coordinator (2015-2016)
Professor in the PhD Program in International Environmental Law at the Catholic University of Santos. Professor of Environmental Law in Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation.
nrg4SD Co-Chair South and Vice-Chair for Americas, through the government of São Paulo (2003-2004; 2006-2011).
BC3-Basque Centre for Climate Change
nrg4SD Co-Chair North, through the government of Basque Country (2005-2009).
Senior Fellow for International Relations and Strategic Development at the Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe (REC).
nrg4SD Steering Committee member, through the government of Catalonia (2002-2009).
Josep Enric Llebot
Full professor in Condensed Matter Physics at the Department of Physics of the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB).
nrg4SD Co-Chair North, through the government of Catalonia (2011-2016).
The General Assembly is the highest authority responsible of the general policy of nrg4SD. It is composed of all members, each of them having one vote and its meets in ordinary session once a year.
The General Assembly has the broadest competence with a view to achieve the goals of the organisation, including decisions concerning the acceptance or exclusion of members; decisions concerning the appointment and dismissal of Steering Committee members, the Secretary General and the Treasurer;decisions with regard to amendments of the statutes of the organisation and its voluntary dissolution, and the adoption of annual accounts, budget and report.
The Steering Committee is the governing body of nrg4SD and meets more then once a year in ordinary sessions. The Steering Committee guides and supervises the work of the Secretariat and the Treasury.