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Meet the Team 


Mr. Andrea Cararo supports UNITAR’s Chemicals and Waste Management Programme by coordinating the Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers (PRTRs) portfolio, including Quick Start Programme projects related to SAICM and PRTRs development. He has experience in international chemicals and waste management topics, including Global Monitoring Plan (GMP) on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs). Mr. Cararo holds a Master in European Economy and Business Law, with a focus on international law and economics. He is fluent in English and basic user of French, German and Spanish.

Contact information: Andrea.CARARO@unitar.org

 

 Mr. Jorge Ocaña, as a Manager of the CWM Programme in UNITAR, develops strategies and action plans to assist countries to address challenges posed by chemicals to human health and the environment.  More specifically, he has developed guidance materials and strategies to assist countries to assess their national situation on mercury and Persistent Organic Pollutant Management, linking reporting, dissemination of information and access to information under the Minamata and Stockholm Convention to PRTRs.  During his career, Jorge has managed more than 70 chemicals related projects in developing countries and provided technical support on different chemicals management aspects to more than 35 countries. Jorge has also assisted Mexico and Chile to develop and implement their PRTR systems.  He has also led and contributed to the development of guidance materials and training modules on PRTRs.  Jorge has been recently appointed as the Chair of the Inter-Organization Programme for the Sound Management of Chemicals for the period 2017.  He holds a Degree on Biology and a Masters on Social Sciences and he is fluent in English, Spanish and French.

Contact information: Jorge.OCANA@unitar.org

 

Mr. Robert Narvaez is a software developer responsible for the development of web applications at UNITAR, including the Mercury Platform. He has degrees in Development Studies and Computer Science.

Contact information: Robert.NARVAEZ@unitar.org

 

 

UNITAR Offices

UNITAR's headquarters are based in Geneva, Switzerland.

Postal Address

UNITAR, Palais des Nations,
CH-1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland

T: +41 22 917 8400
F: +41 22 917 8047
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Street Address

UNITAR, International Environment House,
Chemin des Anémones 11-13,
CH-1219 Châtelaine, Geneva, Switzerland

Contacts

For general inquiries, please contact info@unitar.org

For information related to Chemicals and Waste Management Programme, please contact cwm@unitar.org