MALDIVES


1. NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE ENVIRONMENT

ESTABLISHED: 21 May 1984

MISSION: n/a

MEMBERSHIP:

a. COMPOSITION (Number of members per sector):

Ministries and governmental agencies:	17
Non-Governmental Organizations:               0
Academic/Research Institutions:               0
Business/Productive Sector:                   0
Others:                          	 2
TOTAL NUMBER OF MEMBERS:      		19

b. LIST OF MEMBERS/ORGANIZATIONS:

CHAIR: Hon. Ismail Shafeeu, Minister, Ministry of Planning, Human 
Resources & Environment
VICE CHAIR:  Mr. Hussain Shihab, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Planning, 
Human Resources & Environment
Mr. Mohamed Ali, Director, Environmental Research, Ministry of Planning, 
Human Resources &   Environment
Mr. Mohamed Khaleel, Deputy Director, Environmental Affairs, Ministry of
Planning, Human Resources & Environment
Mr. Ibrahim Zuhoor, Member, Kaafu Atoll, Citizen's Majlis
Mr. Ali Mohamed, Member, Alif Atoll, Citizen's Majlis
Mr. Abdul Hameed Abdul Hakeem, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Education
Mr. Ahmed Shareef, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Home Affairs
Mr. Abdul Majeed, Executive Director, Department of Meteorology
Mr. Ahmed Saleem, Director General, Ministry of Youth, Women's Affairs 
and Sports
Mr. Hussain Mohamed, Director General TV, Ministry of Information and 
Culture
Mr. Maizan Ibrahim Manik, Director General of Public Works, Ministry of 
Constructions and Public Works
Colonel Shaukath Ibrahim, Ministry of Defense and National Security
Mr. Maizan Hassan Manik, Director of Fisheries Research and Development, 
Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture
Ms. Husna Razee, Director, Health Promotion and Disease Control, 
Department of Public Health
Mr. Mohamed Thaufeeq, Director, Marine Affairs, Ministry of Transport 
and Communication
Mr. Fazeel Najeeb, Assistant Director, Ministry of Trade and Industries
Mr. Abdul Hameed Mohamed, Assistant Director, Ministry of Atolls 
Administration
Mr. Ismail Firaq, Assistant Director, Ministry of Tourism