Interviews of experts


The following interviews are conducted as part of the periodic newsflash sent by the National Focal Point. The interview format, based on 3 short questions, allows the interviewee to briefly share his or her work and work experience with the National Focal Point.

  Els Martens


        Egbert Jacquemyn





Els Martens

Former Coordination Policy Officer
at Flemish Government


Egbert Jacquemyn

Project Officer Nagoya
at Flemish Region 


Jolien Venneman

Former National Focal Point on
Global Taxonomy Initiative (GTI) 










Marie-Lucie Susini

Former Belgian NationalFocal Point
for the 'Global Taxonomy Initiative"(GTI)


Marc Peeters

Coordinator Education and Public Awareness
at the Belgian National Focal Point to the CBD


Salima Kempenaer

National Focal Point on Access and Benefit
Sharing (ABS), and Resource Mobilization








Caroline Nieberding

Biologist, researcher and Professor  
at the Earth and Life Institute at UCLouvain


Sophie Mirgaux

Belgium's Special Envoy for the Ocean


Han De Koeijer

Coordinator Belgian Clearing House Mechanisme