Regional Contacts


Listing of the National Focal Points (FP) and National Competent Authorities (CA) of the Basel Convention as well as the BCRC-Caribbean Steering Committee representative (SC) and respective contact information:



Antigua and Barbuda
FP
Ms. Diann Black-Layne
Chief Environmental Officer
Environment Division,
Ministry of Public Works,Transportation and Environment
#1 Prime Minister's Drive,
Factory Road,
St. John's,
Antigua and Barbuda

Phone: +1 (268) 462 6265 
Fax: +1 (268) 462 4623
Email: dcblack11@yahoo.com

SC
Mr. Lionel Michael
Chief Health Inspector
Ministry of Health
All Saints Road,
St. John's,
Antigua and Barbuda

Phone: +1 (268) 462 2936 / 460 5992 
Fax: +1 (268) 460 5992
Email: zelmichael@hotmail.com


Commonwealth of the Bahamas
FP, CA & SC
Mr. Philip S. Weech
Director
Bahamas Environment, Science and Technology (BEST) Commission,
Nassau Court,
P.O. Box N-7132,
Nassau,
The Bahamas

Phone: +1 (242) 322 4546 / 328 7454
Fax: +1 (242) 326 3509
Email: philipweech@bahamas.gov.bs; wcpweech@wsc.com.bs


Barbados
FP, CA & SC
Mr. Anthony Headley
Director (Ag.)
Environmental Protection Department
Ministry of the Environment, Water Resources and Drainage
L.V Hardcourt Lewis Building,
Dalkeith,
St. Michael,
Barbados

Phone: +1 (246) 310 3602
Fax: +1 (246) 228 7103
Email: aheadley@epd.gov.bb; enveng@caribsurf.com


Belize
FP & CA
Mr. Martin Alegria
Chief Environmental Officer
Department of the Environment,
Ministry of Forestry, Fisheries & Sustainable Development
Market Square,
Belmopan,
Belize, C.A.

Phone: (501) 802 2542 / (501) 802 2816
Fax: (501) 822 2862
Email: martin.alegria@gmail.com; envirodept@btl.net

SC
Mr. Leonides Sosa
Environmental Officer
Environmental Compliance Monitoring And Enforcement Unit
Department of the Environment,
Ministry of Forestry, Fisheries & Sustainable Development
Market Square,
Belmopan,
Belize, C.A.

Phone: +501 802 2816
Fax: + 501 822 2862
Email: leonides.sosa@gmail.com


The Republic of Cuba
FP
Mr. Enrique Moret Hernández
Director
International Cooperation Department
Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment
Capitolio Nacional Prado y Teniente Rey
10200
Ciudad de la Habana,
Cuba

Phone: +53 (7) 57 06 06 / +53 (7) 214 4256
Fax: +53 (7) 866 8054 /
Email: emoret@citma.cu; emorethedez@yahoo.com; chamero@citma.cu

CA
Center for Environmental Inspection and Control
Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment
Calle 28 # 502 entre 5ta y 7ma Municipio Playa
11300
Ciudad de la Habana,
Cuba

Fax: +53 (7) 202 7030 / +53 (7) 204 26 76
Email: tomas@orasen.cujorgeal@orasen.cu
 

The Commonwealth of Dominica
FP & SC
Mr. Lloyd Pascal
Head of the Environmental Coordinating Unit
Ministry of Agriculture and the Environment
Roseau Fisheries Complex Building,
Dame Mary Eugenia Charles Boulevard,
Roseau,
Dominica

Phone: (1 767) 448 2401 ext. 3456
Fax: (1 767) 448 4577
Email: ecu@dominica.gov.dm; agriext@cwdom.dm

CA
The Chief Environmental Health Officer
Ministry of Health
Government Headquarters Kennedy Avenue
Roseau,
Commonwealth of Dominica

Phone: (1 767) 448 24 01 Ext. 3467
Fax: (1 767) 448 60 86
Email: minhealth@cwdom.dm


The Dominican Republic
FP
Subsecretaría de Estado de Gestión Ambiental
Secretaría de Estado de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales
Av. 27 de Febrero esq av. Tiradente Plaza Merengue 2,
Santo Domingo,
República Dominicana

Phone: +1 (809) 688 8886
Fax: +1 (809) 221 8698
Email: zoila.gonzalez@ambiente.gob.do

CA
Directora de Calidad Ambiental de la Subsecretaría de Estado de Gestión Ambiental
Secretaría de Estado de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales
Av. 27 de Febrero esq av. Tiradente Plaza Merengue 2
Santo Domingo,
Republica Dominicana

Phone: +1 (809) 472 1195 / 94
Fax: +1 (809) 472 0631
Email: silmer.gonzalez@ambiente.gob.do
 
SC
Mrs. Elsa Ferreras Santana
Encargada del Departmento de Gestion de Sustancias Qumicas Peligrosos,
Ministerio de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales
Esq. Ave. Cayetano Germosen y Esq. Ave. Gregorio Luperon,
El Pedregal,
Santo Domingo,
Republica Dominicana

Phone: +1 (809) 567 4300
Fax: +1 (809) 417 1198
Email: elsa.ferreras@ambiente.gob.do
 

The Republic of Guyana
FP & CA
Dr. Indarjit Ramdass
Executive Director
Environmental Protection Agency
Ganges Street, Sophia
Georgetown,Guyana

Phone: (592) 225 6044 / 225 6048
Fax: (592) 225 5481
Email: epa@epaguyana.org; iramdass@epaguyana.org; iramdass@hotmail.com

SC
Ms. Karen Alleyne
Environmental Protection Agency
Ganges Street,
Sophia,
Georgetown,
Guyana

Phone: (592) 225 6917
Email: karenanansa@gmail.com


Jamaica
FP
Mrs. Genefa Hibbert
Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Housing, Environment and Water
16A Half Way Tree Road,
Kingston 5,
Jamaica

Phone: +1 (876) 960 5633
Fax: +1 (876) 920 7267
Email:

CA
National Environmental and Planning Authority (NEPA)
10 Caledonia Avenue,
Kingston 5,
Jamaica

Phone: +1 (876) 754 7540
Fax:
Email: competentauthority@nepa.gov.jm

SC
Ms. Gillian Guthrie
Director
Environmental Management Division,
Ministry of Housing, Environment and Water
16A Half Way Tree Road,
Kingston 5,
Jamaica

Phone: +1 (876) 960 5633
Fax: +1 (876) 920 7267
Email: emdmohe@yahoo.com
 

Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis
FP & CA
Mr. Andy Skerritt
Environmental Health Department
Ministry of Health
P.O. Box 236,
Basseterre,
Saint Kitts and Nevis

Phone:
Fax:
Email: andyskerritt@yahoo.com

SC
Mr. Alexander Riley
Environmental Health Department
Ministry of Health
P.O. Box 236,
Basseterre,
Saint Kitts and Nevis

Phone:
Fax:
Email: a_riley69@live.com
 

Saint Lucia
FP
Mr. Sylvester Clauzel
Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Sustainable Development, Energy, Science and Technology
American Drywall Building,
Vide Bouteille,
Castries,
St. Lucia

Phone: +1 (758) 451 8746
Fax: +1 (758) 451 9706
Email: sde@sde.gov.lc; sylvester.clauzel@govt.lc

CA
General Manager
Saint Lucia Solid Waste Management Authority
Ministry of Physical Development and the Environment
P.O. Box CP 5722
Sans Souci
Castries
St. Lucia

Phone: +1 (758) 453 22 08
Fax: +1 (758) 453 68 56
Email: sluswma@candw.lc

SC
Ms. Yasmin Jude
Sustainable Development & Environment Officer
Ministry of Physical Development and the Environment
3rd Floor Greaham Louisy Administrative Building
Waterfront,
Castries,
St. Lucia

Phone: +1 (758) 451 8746
Fax: +1 (758) 451 9706
Email: yjude@sde.gov.lc; yasmin.jude@gmail.com


Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
FP
Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment
Environmental Health Complex,
Tyrell Street,
Kingstown,
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Phone: 1 (784) 485 6992
Fax: 1 (784) 457 26 84
Email: mohesvg@gmail.com

CA & SC
Mr. Carlos Wilson
Environment Health Officer
Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment
Environmental Health Complex,
Tyrell Street,Kingstown,
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Phone: 1 (784) 456 1991 / 1 (784) 533 4335
Fax: 1 (784) 456 1483
Email: carloskwilson@yahoo.com


Suriname
FP & SC
Ms. Shelley Soetosenojo
Deputy Director,
Environmental Policy Monitoring,Directorate of Environment
Ministry of Labour, Technological Development and Environment,
Prins Hendrikstraat 17,
Paramaribo,
Suriname
Phone: +597 420 960
Fax: +597 475 574
Email: shelley.soetosenojo@atm.gov.sr

CA
Ms. Henna Uiterloo
Director of Environment,
Ministry of Labour, Technological Development and Environment,
Prins Hendrikstraat 17,
Paramaribo,
Suriname Phone: +597 420 960
Fax: +597 475 574
Email: henna.uiterloo@atm.gov.sr


The Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
FP
Mrs. Vidiah Ramkhelawan
Permanent Secretary
Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources
Level 26, Tower D
International Waterfront Complex
1A Wrightson Road,
Port of Spain,
Trinidad and Tobago

Phone: +1 (868) 623-3158 ext. 209/211/212
Fax: + 1 (868) 624 2455
Email: vidiah.ramkhelawan@gov.tt; vidiahr@yahoo.com

CA
Ms. Vidjaya Ramkhalawan
Assistant Manager
Technical Services Department
Environmental Management Authority of Trinidad and Tobago
#8 Elizabeth Street,
St. Clair,
Trinidad and Tobago

Phone: +1 (868) 628 8042
Fax: + 1 (868) 628 9122
Email: vramkhalawan@ema.co.tt

SC
Mr. Kishan Kumarsingh
Head, Multilateral Environmental Agreements Unit,
Environmental Policy and Planning Division,
Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources,
Level 26, Tower D
International Waterfront Complex
1A Wrightson Road,
Port of Spain,
Trinidad and Tobago

Phone: +1 (868) 623-3158 ext. 220
Fax: + 1 (868) 624 2455
Email: kishan.kumarsingh@gov.tt; anamika_tt@yahoo.com