MISSION: The National Commission for Sustainable Development (NCSD) was created by uniting the former Commission for International Relations and the Advisory Board of the Deputy Minister for Ecological Policy. The NCSD supports: interministerial coordination of activities; preparation of national action plans (environmental action plan, sustainable development action strategy); preparation and implementation of important environmental projects within the programmes of foreign assistance; and preparation of national environmental performance reviews.
a. COMPOSITION: (Number of members per sector):
Ministries and governmental agencies: 9 Non-Governmental Organizations: 2 Academic/Research Institutions: 7 Business/Productive Sector: 5 Others: 1 TOTAL NUMBER OF MEMBERS: 24
b. LIST OF MEMBERS/ORGANIZATIONS:
CHAIR: Vladislav Bízek, Deputy Minister and Director, Section of Environmental Policy, Ministry of Environment Eva Bosáková, Ministry of Industry and Commerce Martin Branis, Institute for the Environment, Charles University Helena Cetlová, Director, Czechoslovak Commercial Bank Josef Durdil, Director, ECOtrend Karel Faltejsek, Czech-Moravian Guaranty Bank Miroslav Hájek, Ministry of Finance Frantisek Kastánek, Director, Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic Milos Kolda, Ministry of Transportation Marie Kostálová, Director, Department for International Economic Organi- zations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Jan Kuty, Green Circle Karel Markvart, State Health Institute Miroslav Martis, Director, Institute of Applied Ecology Bedrich Moldan, Director, Centre for the Environment Frantisek Pátek, Association of Producers of Ecological Systems Libuse Romanovská, Director, Department of International Relations, Ministry of the Environment Petr Polácek, Ministry of Agriculture Pavel Rozsypal, Director, Centre for Foreign Assistance, Ministry of Economy Gustav Sebor, Prague Institute of Chemical Technology Bohuslav Vins, National Forestry Committee Roman Vyhnánek, Director, Czech Ecological Management Centre Tomás Zídek, Director, Department of Ecology, Ministry of Agriculture
MISSION: The main mission of the Coordinating Council for the Environment is to contribute to a more extensive application of scientific knowledge when shaping future environmental policy in the Czech Republic, and to present to the general public in a more understandable form the core of the research conducted in the environmental sphere, as well as possibilities for its application. The priority will be to analyze, coordinate, and synthesize results of research projects related to Agenda 21.
a. COMPOSITION (Number of members per sector):
Ministries and governmental agencies: 4 Non-Governmental Organizations: 0 Academic/Research Institutions: 15 Business/Productive Sector: 0 Others: 2 TOTAL NUMBER OF MEMBERS: 21b. LIST OF MEMBERS/ORGANIZATIONS:
CHAIR: Milan Straskraba, Biological-Mathematical Centre, Academy of Sciences Marie Adámková, Ministry of the Environment Vladislav Bízek, Ministry of the Environment Jaroslav Bohác, Institute of Landscape Ecology, Academy of Sciences Josef Buchtele, Institute of Hydrodynamics, Academy of Sciences Marta Cerná, Ministry of the Environment Frantisek Hindák, Environmental Commission, Slovak Academy of Sciences Zdenek Hubálek, Institute of Landscape Ecology, Academy of Sciences Jan Jeník, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Charles University Emil Klimo, Forestry Faculty, Agricultural University Erich Lippert, Ministry of the Environment Jaroslav Machácek, Centre for Architecture, Theory and Settlements, Academy of Sciences Bedrich Moldan, Centre for the Environment, Charles University Milan Penáz, Institute of Landscape Ecology, Academy of Sciences Miroslav Puncochár, Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals, Academy of Sciences Jirí Rasík, Institute of Veterinary Medicine, Agricultural Academy Vladimír Tesar, Forestry Faculty, Agricultural University Eva Tosovská, Institute of National Economy, Academy of Sciences Antonín Vaishar, Institute of Geonics, Academy of Sciences Pavel Vlasák, Institute for Hydrodynamics, Academy of Sciences Eva Zizková, Office of the Academy of Sciences.