Environmental Governance Expert
Holding a M.Sc. in Biology from the University of Latvia and a M.A. in Environmental Management from the University of Amsterdam, Mr Valts Vilnītis is an environmental governance expert with an in-depth knowledge of environmental and climate policy and with over 25 years of professional experience. Fluent in English and Russian, he has been involved in implementation of technical assistance, capacity building and environmental governance projects in the EU, EU Eastern Partnership and Central Asia countries.
Anatoly A. Pichugin, Ph.D.
Has over 25 years of diverse experience of working in the field of environmental and water management including more than 15 years experience as a leader and coordinator of complex multi-stakeholder driven projects funded by major international donors and various private clients. He has an extensive experience in business development and project implementation in UK and 17 overseas countries including Ukraine, Georgia, Turkey, Belarus, Russia, Poland, Lithuania, Central Asia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Bangladesh.