Adhering Members

 

Active Members

Status as of June 2019

Argentina 
 

Dr. Andrés Folguera, President

IUGS National Committee for Argentina

Asociación Geológica Argentina

Maipú 645, 1er Piso, (1006) Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina

Email: secretaria@geologica.org.ar 

Email: andresfolguera2@yahoo.com.ar


Australia 
 

Adelle Wright, ISC Liaison Officer

Australian Academy of Science

Ian Potter House, Gordon Street, Acton ACT 2601, Australia

Email: icsu@science.org.au

 

Prof. Patrick De Deckker, Chair

National Committee for Earth Sciences

Research School of Earth Sciences, The Australian National University, Acton ACT 2601, Australia

Email: Patrick.DeDeckker@anu.edu.au

Austria
 

Dr. Peter Seifert, Director
Geological Survey of Austria, Geologisches Bundesanstalt
Neulinggasse 38, AT-1030 Wien, Austria
Email: peter.seifert@geologie.ac.at
Email: info@science.at 

Prof. Werner Piller, ANCG Chair 
Austrian National Committee for Geosciences 
Department of Geology and Paleontology, Graz University
Heinrichstraße 26, AT-8010 Graz, Austria
Email: werner.piller@uni-graz.at

 


Botswana  
 

Tiyapo Hudson Ngwisanyi, Director 
Geological Survey of the Republic of Botswana 
Private Bag 0014, Khama 1 Avenue, Lobatse, Botswana
Email: tngwisanyi@gov.bw
Email: mapeorbm@mopipi.ub.bw
Email: botsgs@gov.bw

 


Brazil  
 

Dr. Maria Glicia de Nóbrega Coutinho
Head of International Relations
Mineral Resources Research Company - CPRM, Companhia de Pesquisa de Recursos Minerais
Serviço Geológico do Brasil
Av. Pasteur 404, 3rd Floor, Praia Vermelha, Rio de Janeiro, RJ. 22.292-140, Brazil
Email: maria.glicia@cprm.gov.br

 


Bulgaria 
 

Prof. Ivan Zagorchev 
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
1, 15 November Street, 1040 Sofia, Bulgaria
Email: i_zagorchev@geology.bas.bg   
Email: iszagorchev@yahoo.com 
Email: geolinst@geology.bas.bg 

 


Canada  
 

Nicole Arbour

Senior Advisor
National Research Council of Canada
Government and International Relations
1200 Montreal Road, 3800 Finnerty RdBuilding M-58, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0R6, Canada
Email: nicole.arbour@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca

Dr. Daniel Lebel
Director General
Canadian National Committee for IUGS
Geological Survey of Canada
601 Booth Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A0E8 Canada
Email: daniel.lebel@canada.ca

 


Chile 
 

Alvaro Fernando Puig Godoy, President 
Sociedad Geologica de Chile
Valentín Letelier 20, oficina 401, Santiago, Chile
Email: info@sociedadgeologica.cl

 


China, Peoples Republic of 
 

Prof. Zhu Lixin, VP CAGS
Geological Society of China c/o Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences
26 Baiwanzhuang Road, Xicheng District, 100037 Beijing, China
Email: dic@cags.ac.cn
Email: lixinz@cags.ac.cn 

 


Colombia  
 

Dr. Jorge Gómez Tapias
Coordinator of the Geological Map of Colombia Project
Servicio Geológico Colombiano
Diagonal 53 No. 34-53,Oficina 210, Bogotá D.C., Colombia
Email: mapageo@sgc.gov.co
Email: jogomez@sgc.gov.co

 


Costa Rica  
 

Gerardo J. Soto 
Colegio de Geólogos de Costa Rica 
Geólogo y Vulcanólogo
Apdo 123-2050 San Pedro de Montes de Oca, San José, Costa Rica
Email: katomirodriguez@yahoo.com 
Email: secretaria@geologos.or.cr 

 


Croatia   
 

Prof. Nenad Tomasic, President 
Hrvatsko Geolosko Drustvo (Croatian Geological Society) 
University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science
Pierottijeva 6, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Email: ntomasic@geol.pmf.hr

Email: ancobic@geol.pmf.hr

Email: bluzar@geol.pmf.hr
 


Cuba 
 

Luis Gomez Narbona
Director General
Instituto de Geología y Paleontología 
Servicio Geológico de Cuba
Vía Blanca No. 1002, entre Río Luyanó y Prolongación de Calzada de Guines, Código Postal: 11000, La Habana, Cuba
Email: lgomez@igp.minem.cu 
Email: tamara@igp.minem.cu 
Email: glenda@idict.cu

 


Cyprus  
 

Dr. Costas Constantinou, Director
Geological Survey Department, Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment
Lefkonos str. 1, Strovolos, CY-1415 Lefkosia, Nicosia, Cyprus
Email: director@gsd.moa.gov.cy 
Email: idimitriadis@gsd.moa.gov.cy 

 


Czech Republic 
 

Dr. Jakub Jirasek, Chair
Dr. Lucie Kondrova, Secretary 
Czech National Geological Committee, Czech Geological Society
V Holešovičkách 41, 182 09 Praha 8, Czech Republic
Email: jakub.jirasek@vsb.cz
Email: lucie.kondrova@geology.cz

Denmark 
 

Mr. Kurt Kjaer, Secretary General  
Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters
H. C. Andersens Boulevard 35, DK-1553 Copenhagen V, Denmark
Email: kdvs@royalacademy.dk

 


Estonia
 

Külliki Steinberg 
Estonian Academy of Sciences (EstAcSc) 
Kohtu TN 6, Tallin 10130, Estonia 
Email: kylliki.steinberg@akadeemia.ee

Prof. Kalle Kirsimäe, Chair 
Estonian National Committee for Geology 
Department of Geology, University of Tartu
Ravila street 14a, 50411, Tartu, Estonia
Email: kalle.kirsimae@ut.ee

 


Finland 
 

Riikka Kietäväinen, Secretary
Finnish National Committee for Geology
Geological Survey of Finland
P.O. Box 96, FI-02151 Espoo, Finland
Email: riikka.kietavainen@gtk.fi

 


France  
 

François Baudin, VP International Affairs
Société Géologique de France 
77, rue Claude Bernard, Geology House, 75005 Paris, France
Email:  international@geosoc.fr
Email:  accueil@geosoc.fr

 


Germany  
 

Brigit Kuhns
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft 
Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe (BGR), Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources
European Cooperation
Stilleweg 2, D-30655 Hannover, Germany
Email: birgit.kuhns@bgr.de

Prof. Alan B. Woodland
Bundesanstalt fuer Geowissenschaftern und Rohstoffe (BGR) 
Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Facheinheit Mineralogie 
Altenhöferallee 1, DE-60438 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Email: woodland@em.uni-frankfurt.de
Email: ralph.watzel@bgr.de

 


Greece  
 

Mr Andreas Tsokos, Director General 
Hellenic Survey of Geology and Mineral Exploration 
1, Spirou Loui street, Olympic Village, Acharnae, GR-13677, Greece
Tel: +30-2131337014
Fax: +30-213 1337 015
Email: dirgen@igme.gr

Email: dep.dirgen.pj@igme.gr

Email: grdirgen@igme.gr
 


Guyana
 

Commissioner 
Guyana Geology and Mines Commission 
P.O.Box 1028, Upper Brickdam, Georgetown, Guyana
Email: commissioner@ggmc.gov.gy 

 


Hungary  
 

Secretariat
Magyar Tudomanyos Akademia, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Earth Science Section
Nador utca 7 Pf.100, 1245 Budapest, Hungary
Email: sipos@geochem.hu

Peter Sipos, Secretary 
Hungarian National Committee for IUGS 
Institute for Geological and Geochemical Research, 

Research Centre for Astronomy and Earth Sciences
Hungarian Academy of Sciences - MTA
Budaorsi ut 45c
H-1112 Budapest, Hungary
Email: sipos@geochem.hu
Email: hass@caesar.elte.hu

 


India  
 

Dr. Alok Moitra, Executive Secretary
Indian National Science Academy
Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, Dehli-110 002, India
Email: icsu@insa.nic.in 
Email: dhirajmohanbanerjee@gmail.com
Email: dedsc@insa.nic.in 

A.K.Singhvi, Chair 
Indian National Committee for IUGS-INQUA 
Geological Division
Physical Research Laboratory
Navrangpura, Ahmedabad 380 009, India
Email: sighvi@prl.res.in
Email: 2aksprl11@gmail.com

 


Ireland  
 

Mr. Koen Verbruggen, Chair 
Royal Irish Academy Geosciences and Geographical Sciences Committee 
Royal Irish Academy
UCD School of Earth Science
Science Centre West, Belfield, IE-Dublin 4, Ireland
Email: Koen.Verbruggen@gsi.ie 
Email: t.gallagher@ria.ie 

 

Mr. Koen Verbruggen, Chair 
National Committee for Ireland for IUGS and IGCP 
Geological Survey of Ireland
Beggars Bush, Haddington Road, IE-Dublin 4, D04 K7X4, Ireland
Email: Koen.Verbruggen@gsi.ie 
Email: mary.carter@gsi.ie 

 


Israel    
 

Bob Lapidot
Director of the International Division
Israel Academy of Sciences & Humanities  
Albert Einstein Square, PO Box 4040, Jerusalem 91040, Israel
Email: boblap@academy.ac.il

Prof. Yigal Erel, Chair 
Israel National Committee of Geology 
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Earth Science Institute
P.O. Box 4040, Jerusalem 91040, Israel
Email: yerel@vms.huji.ac.il

 


Italy 
 

Dr. Cecilia Lalle
CNR - National Research Council, International Relations 
P.le Aldo Moro, 7, 00185 Rome, Italy
Email: cecilia.lalle@cnr.it

Prof. Rodolfo Carosi, Chair
Italian National Committee for IUGS
Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra, Università degli Studi di Torino
via Valperga Caluso 35, 10125 Torino, Italy
Email: rodolfo.carosi@unito.it 
Email: biagio.giaccio@igag.cnr.it 

 


Japan  
 

Ms. Sumireko Tsukui 
Science Council of Japan, Administrative Assistant, International Affairs Division, Secretariat 
7-22-34, Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-8555, Japan
Email: sumireko.tsukui@cao.go.jp

Prof. Hiroshi Nishi, Chair 
Japanese National Committee for IUGS 
The Center for Academic Resources and Archives
Tohoku University, Museum Tohoku University
Aramaki Aza Aoba 6-3, Aoba-ku, Sendai, 980-8578, Japan 
Email: hnishi@tohoku.ac.jp 

 


Kyrgyzstan
 

Dr. Akylbek Maralbaev, President

Tian-Shan Geological Society of Kyrgyzstan

Institute of Mining and Mining Technologies

Chu Avenue, 720001, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Email: president@geotianshan.org

Email: info@geotianshan.org

Email: secretary@geotianshan.org


Lithuania  
 

Jonas Satkūnas, Director 
Lietuvos geologijos tarnyba 
Lithuanian Geological Survey
S. Konarskio 35, LT-03123 Vilnius, Lithuania
Email: jonas.satkunas@lgt.lt

Dr. Petras Sinkunas, Chair
Lithuanian National Committee of Geologists  
Faculty of Natural Sciences, Vilnius University  
M.K. Ciurlionio str. 21/27, LT-03101 Vilnius, Lithuania
Email: sinkunas@geo.lt

 


Luxembourg  
 

Robert Colbach, Head
Administration des ponts et chaussées, Service géologique de l'Etat
23, rue du Chemin de Fer, L-8057 Bertrange, Luxembourg
Email: robert.colbach@pch.etat.lu

 


Malaysia  
 

Datuk Shahar Effendi Bin Abdullah Azizi, Director General
Jabatan Mineral dan Geosains Malaysia
Department of Mineral and Geoscience Malaysia
Level 9, Menara PjH, No. 2, Jalan Tun Abdul Razak, Presint 2
62100 W.P Putrajaya, Malaysia
Email: shahar@jmg.gov.my
Email: zamri@jmg.gov.my

 


Morocco
 

Dr. Ahmed Benlakhdim, Director of Geology 
Direction de la Géologie, Ministère de l'Energie, Mines, Eau et Environement
Triplex N°18 Harhoura, Skhirate, 64001 Temara, Morocco
Email: a.benlakhdim@mem.gov.ma  

 


Mozambique  
 

Mr. Elias Daudi, Director 
National Directorate of Geology  
Praca 25 de Junho, No. 380, PO Box 217, Maputo, Mozambique
Email: exfdaudi@gmail.com 

 


Myanmar
 

Kyaing Sein 
Myanmar Geosciences Society (MGS) 
303.MES Building, Hlaing University Campus, Yangon, Myanmar
Email: office@myanmargeosciences.net  

 


Namibia 
 

Ms. Kombada Mhopjeni, Deputy Director (Geo-Information), IUGS Contact 
Namibia National IUGS Committee (Geological Society of Namibia)

Private Bag 13297, 6 Aviation Road, Windhoek, Namibia
Email: Kombada.Mhopjeni@mme.gov.na

Netherlands
 

Dr. Michiel van der Meulen
TNO Geological Survey of the Netherlands
PO Box 80015, 3508 TA Utrecht, The Netherlands
Email: michiel.vandermeulen@tno.nl

 


New Zealand 
 

Dr. Nick Mortimer, IUGS Contact 
New Zealand National Committee for Geology Geological Sciences 
GNS Science
PO Box 30-368, Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Email: N.Mortimer@gns.cri.nz 
Email: international.unions@royalsociety.org.nz 
Email: president@gsnz.org.nz

 


Philippines 
 

Engr. Leo L. Jasareno, Acting Director 
Dept of Environmental and Natural Resources, Mines and Geosciences Bureau
MGB Compound, North Avenue, Diliman, Quenzon City, Philippines
Email: ljasareno@mgb.gov.ph

 


Poland  
 

Dr. Andrzej Zelazniewicz, President

Polish National Committee for Geology 
Institute of Geological Sciences PAS
Wroclaw Centre, Podwale 75, 50449 Wroclaw, Poland
Email: pansudet@pwr.wroc.pl
Email: andrzejz@twarda.pan.pl

Prof. Jerzy Duszyński 
Polska Akademia Nauk 
Polish Academy of Sciences
Palac Kultury i Nauki, Plac Defilad 1, 00-901 Warszawa, Poland
Email: bwz@pan.pl
Email: agnieszka.persinska@pan.pl

 


Portugal  
 

José Carlos Kullberg, President

Geological Society of Portugal
Sociedade Geológica de Portugal
Rua da Escola Politécnica 56-58, 1269-102 Lisboa, Portugal
Email: webmaster@socgeol.org
Email: jck@fct.unl.pt

 


Romania 
 

Prof. Dr. Victor Mocanu 
National Committee of Geologists from Romania (IUGS and IGCP) 
University Of Bucharest, Faculty Of Geology And Geophysics
6 Trian Vuia Street, RO-020956, Bucharest 2, Romania 
Email: vi_mo@yahoo.com

Isadora Precup 
Academia Romana 
Romanian Academy, Foreign Relations Department
125 Calea Victoriei, sector 1, RO-010071, Bucharest, Romania
Email: isadora@acad.ro

 


Russia 
 

Saima M. Makhmutova, Acting Executive Secretary
Russian National Committee of Geologists
Geological Institute RAS, GIN RAS
Pyzhevsky pereulok, 7, stroenie 1, 119017 Moscow, Russian Federation 
Email: ncgrus@ginras.ru 
Email: saima.mahmutova@yandex.ru 

 


Serbia    
 

Prof. Dr. Meric Ganic, President
Serbian National Committee for IUGS 
University of Belgrade, Faculty of Mining & Geology
Djusina 7, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
Email: meri.ganic@rgf.bg.ac.rs

 


Slovak Republic  
 

Dr. Milan Kohut, Chair 
National Geological Committee of Slovakia  
Slovak Academy of Science, Geological Institute 
Dubravska 9, P.O. Box 106, SK-84005 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Email: milan.kohut@savba.sk

Dr. Igor Petrík 
Slovenska Akademia Vied 
Slovak Academy of Sciences, Foreign Relations Department, SAS
Štefánikova 49, 81438 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Email: igor.broska@savba.sk 
Email: malik@up.upsav.sk 

 


Slovenia 
 

Dr. Mirka Trajanova
Geological Survey of Slovenia, Department for Regional Geology
Dimičeva ulica 14, SI-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
Email: mirka.trajanova@geo-zs.si

 


South Africa 
 

Prof. Hassina Mouri, Chair
South African Committee for IUGS and IGCP 
Department of Geology, University of Johannesburg
Auckland Park, Johannesburg 2006, South Africa
Email: hmouri@uj.ac.za

Ms. Lynn Ngwenya
International Relations and Cooperation (IRC) 
National Research Foundation 
CSIR Maingate, Brummeria, PO Box 2600, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
Email: info@nrf.ac.za
Email: busiswa@nrf.ac.za

 

South Korea (ROK)  
 

Dr. Kang Kun Lee, President 
The Geological Society of Korea 
RM 813 (New Bldg.), 7 Gil 22, Teheran-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 06130, South Korea
Email: office@gskorea.or.kr
Email: kklee@snu.ac.kr 

 


Spain  
 

Dr. Santiago Martín Alfageme, Secretary
Comisión Nacional de Geología
Instituto Geológico y Minero de España (IGME)
Rios Rosas 23, ES-28003 Madrid, Spain
Email: s.martin@igme.es 
Email: cng@igme.es

Email: igme@igme.es

Email: secretaria.general@igme.es


Sweden  
 

Dr. Vivi Vajda, Chair 
Swedish National Committee for Geology 
Geological Survey of Sweden 
Box 670, Uppsala SE 751 28, Sweden
Email: vivi.vajda@geol.lu.se 

Elin Jansson 
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences 
Box 50005, SE 104 05 Stockholm, Sweden
Email: elin.jansson@kva.se

Switzerland
 

Prof. Robert Moritz, President 
Swiss National Committee for IUGS 
Dépt. des Sciences de la Terre, Université de Genève
rue des Maraîchers 13, CH-1205 Genève, Switzerland
Email: info@geosciences.scnat.ch
Email: Robert.Moritz@unige.ch 

Akademie Der Naturwissenschaften 
Administrative Officer, Swiss Academy of Natural Sciences
House of Academies, Postbox, 3001 Bern, Switzerland 
Email: alexia.heim@scnat.ch 
Email: info@scnat.ch 

 


Taiwan, China
 

Prof. Michael Chang, President

Prof. Po-Fu Tsai, Secretary General

Geological Society located in Taipei
Department of Geosciences, National Taiwan University
No. 1, Sec. 4, Roosevelt Road, Taipei 106, Taiwan, China

Email: 141640@cpc.com.tw

Email: 009059@cpc.com.tw

Thailand
 

Mr. Tawsaporn Nuchanong, Director General 
Department of Mineral Resources
75/10, Rama VI Road, Ratchathewi, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
Email: tnuchanong@yahoo.com
Email: tnuchanong@icloud.com 

 


Turkey
 

Prof. Dr. Erdin Bozkurt, President
Dr. Ender Sarifakiogle, Secretary
National Representative, Committee for IUGS/IGCP
Maden Tetkik ve Arama Genel Müdürlügü
Jeoloji Etütleri Dairesi, TR-06520 Ankara, Turkey
Email: erdin@metu.edu.tr 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ender Sarifakioglu, General Director

Mineral Resource and Exploration, MTA (namely Geological Survey of Turkey) 
Geological Research Department
06800 Ankara, Turkey
Email: jed@mta.gov.tr

 


United Kingdom
 

Florence Bullough, Head of Policy and Engagement  
GSL External Relations Committee, The Geological Society of London
Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J OBG, United Kingdom
Email: florence.bullough@geolsoc.org.uk

Richard Hughes, Executive Secretary 
The Geological Society of London 
Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BG, United Kingdom
Email: richard.hughes@geolsoc.org.uk 
Email: alicia.newton@geolsoc.org.uk

 


USA
 

Dr. Ester Sztein, Assistant Director

National Academy of Sciences
U.S. National Committee for IUGS
Board on International Scientific Organizations - NRF
Policy and Global Affairs, W541
500 Fifth Street, NW K 1009, Washington, DC 20001, USA
Email: esztein@nas.edu

 


Uzbekistan, Republic of
 

Mr. Turamuratov llkhombay Bekchanovich
Chairman, National Committee of Geologists of Uzbekistan 
c/o State Committee on Geology and Mineral Resources
11, Shevchenko street
Tashkent 100060 GSP, Uzbekistan  
Email: ituramuratov@umail.uz 
Email: turamuratov@mail.ru 
Email: geolcom@bcc.com.uz

 

Inactive Members

Status as of June 2019

Albania

 

Dr. Viktor Doda, Director General 
Albanian Geological Survey 
Sherbimi Gjeologjik Shqiptar, Drejtoria e Pergjitheshme
Rruga e Kavajes, Nr. 153, Tirana, Albania
Tel: +355 (4) 222 578
Fax: +355 (4) 229 441
Email: viktor.doda@gsa.gov.al

Email: ae_beqiraj@yahoo.com

Email: hdariu@gsa.gov.al


Angola

 

Hon. Francisco Manuel Monteiro de Queiroz 
Ministerio de Geologica e Minas, Servico Geologico de Angola 
Av Hochiminh, P.O.Box 1260, Luanda, Angola
Tel: +244 2 322766
Fax: +244 2 321655
Email: igeo@netangola.com

Email: geral@mgm.gov.ao


Belarus

 

Dr. Vladimir V. Karpuk, Chair
Geological Society of Belarus 
Belarussian Geological Society
Department of Geology, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
Nekrasov str. 7, 220040 Minsk, Belarus
Email: depgeo@gd.nsys.by

 


Belize

 

Andre Cho, Director 
Geology & Petroleum Department 
Market Square, Cayo District, Belmopan City, Belize
Tel: + 501 822 0160/2
Fax: +501 822 0433
Email: gdp.director@mnrei.gov.bz

Email: gdp.deputydirector@mnrei.gov.bz

Email: secretary.gpd@estpu.gov.bz

 


Bolivia

Ing. Edwin Jurado Aramayo, Director General Ejecutivo 
Servicio Geológico Minero 
Calle Federico Zuazo No. 1673, Reyes Ortíz Zona Central, La Paz, Bolivia
Tel: +591 2 2331236
Fax: +591 2 2311373
Email: ejurado03@gmail.com 

Email: sigebo@sergeomin.gob.bo

 

 

Bosnia and Herzegovina

 

Dr. Alisa Babajic 
Geological Society of Bosnia and Herzegovina 
Zavod za geologiju, Ustanicka 11, 71 210 Ilidza, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Email: alisababajic@yahoo.com

 


Burkina Faso

 

Mr. Jean Alphonse Some, Director General 
Bureau of Mines and Geology of Burkina Faso 
01 BP. 601, Ouagadougou 01, Burkina Faso
Tel: + 226 50 36 48 02 / 50 36 48 90
Fax: + 226 36 48 88
Email: bumigeb.bobo@fasonet.bf 

Email: bumigeb@cenatrin.bf


Burundi

 

Dr. Pascal Nkurunziza, Chief 
Département de Géologie et Minéralogie, Faculté des Sciences, Université du Burundi
B.P. 2700, Bujumbura, Burundi
Email: nkurupas2003@yahoo.fr

 


Cameroon

 

Dr. Joseph Penaye, Director 
Institute for Geological and Mining Research 
B.P.333, Garoua, Cameroon
Tel: +237 77 60 48 24
Email: jpenaye@yahoo.fr

 


Cote d'Ivoire

 

Prof. Kouadio Affian, Vice President 
Université Felix Houphouët-Boigny 
Curat, 22BP 801 Abidjan 22, Cote d'Ivoire
Tel: + 225) 22 44 52 70
Fax: + (225) 22 44 35 00 
Email: K_affian@yahoo.fr

Email: vpe@univ-fhb.edu.ci

 

Democratic Republic of Congo

 

Mr Alphonse Kaputo, Geology Department Head 
GECAMINES General Direction 
Kamanyola Avenue, BP 450 Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of Congo
Email: akaputok@hotmail.com

 


Ecuador

 

Ing. Byron Granda, Executive Director 
Instituto Nacional de Investigación Geológico Minero Metalúrgico 
Monteserrin calle, Las Malva E15-142 y De Los Perales, Quito, Ecuador
Tel: +593 2 2976100 
Email: inigemm@inigemm.gob.ec

Email: byron.granda@geoinvestigacion.gob.ec

 


Egypt

 

President 
Egyptian Academy of Scientific Research & Technology (ASRT) 
101 Kaser Al-Aini Street, 11516 Cairo, Egypt Arab Republic
Tel: +2027921267
Fax: +2027921270
Email: asrt@asrt.sci.eg

Email: Info@asrt.sci.eg 

 

Prof. Mohamed A. El Sharkawi, President 
Egyptian National Committee for Geological Sciencies 
Cairo University
Cairo, Egypt, Arab Republic
Email: elsharkawim@yahoo.com

 


Gambia

 

Mr. Abdoulie Cham, Director 
Geological Unit
Office of the President
7 Kairaba Avenue, Banjul, Gambia
Email: fafajsanyang@yahoo.com

 


Georgia

 

Prof. I . Gamkrelidze, Chair
Georgian National Committee of Geologists 
Georgian National Academy of Sciences, Presidium of the Council
52 Rustaveli av., GE 380008 Tbilisi, Georgia
Tel: +995 32 99 64 45
Fax: +995 32 99 88 23
Email: irakli_ga@yahoo.com

Email: erekle.gamkrelidze@science.org.ge

 


Ghana

 

John Agyei Duo, Director 
Ghana Geological Survey Department 
Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources
No. 6, 7th Avenue, P.O. Box M. 80, Accra, Ghana
Tel: +233-302-679236 / 679237 / 679239
Fax: +233-302-679238
Email: info@gsd.ghanamining.org

 


Guatemala

 

Director General 
Institute Geografico Nacional, Geology Division
Avenida Las Americas 5-76, Zona 13, CP 01013, Guatemala City, Guatemala
Tel: +502 2248 8100
Email: ign@ign.gob.gt

 


Iceland

 

Dr. Kristinn J. Albertsson, Chair 
Icelandic National Committee for IUGS 
Icelandic Institute of Natural History
Akureyri Borgir Nordurslod, 602 Akureyri, Iceland
Tel: +354 4600 500 / +354 897 2983
Fax: +354 4600 501
Email: kralb@ni.is 

Dr. Kristján Jónasson 
Icelandic Institute of Natural History
Akureyri Borgir Nordurslod, P.O. Box 180, 602 Akureyri, Iceland
Tel: +354 4600 500 / (+354) 897 2983
Fax: +354 4600 501
Email: kristjan@ni.is

 


Indonesia

 

Dwi Rovicky Putrohari, President 
The Indonesian Association of Geologists 
Mineral and Coal Building 6th Floor, Jl. Prof. Soepomo SH No. 10, Jakarta 12870, Indonesia
Tel: +6221 837 02 848 
Fax: +6221 837 02 577
Email: secretariat@iagi.or.id

Email: iagisek@cbn.net.id

 


Iran

 

Seyed Hadi M. Meyguni, Director of Internatonal Affairs 
Geological Survey of Iran 
Ministry of Industries and Mines
Meraj Blvd., Azadi Sq., PO Box 13185-1494, Tehran, Iran Islamic Republic
Tel: +98 21­ 66070500­501
Fax: + 98 21 66070505
Email: international@gsi.ir

Email: int@gsi.ir

Email: ghalamghash@yahoo.com

 


Iraq

 

Dr. Saffa Fouad, Deputy Director General 
Iraq Geological Survey 
P.O. Box 986, Alwiya, Baghdad, Iraq
Tel: +964 017195123 / +964 017199039
Fax: +964 01 7171284
Email: saffafouad@geosurviraq.com

Email: directorgeneral@geosurviraq.com

 


Jamaica

 

Mr. Clinton Thompson, Commissioner of Mines 
Mines & Geology Division, Ministry of Agriculture & Mining
P.O. Box 141, KGN 6 Hope Gardens, Jamaica
Tel: +1 876 927 1939 - 40
Fax: +1 876 977 1204 or 9270350
Email: commissioner@mgd.gov.jm

Email: cthompon@mgd.gov.jm

 


Jordan

 

Dr. Bahjat Adwan, President 
Jordanian Geologists Association 
Trade Unions Complex 
Shmeisani 941792, Box 142277, Amman, Jordan
Tel: +962-6-5652310 
Fax: +962-6-5652312 
Email: Info@jga.org.jo

 


Kazakhstan

 

Prof. Bulat Uzhkenov, President
Kazakhstan Geological Society (KazGEO) 
office 1004, Abylay Khan Av. 91, 050000 Almaty, Kazakhstan
Tel: + 8 (7272) 79-59-50
Fax: +8 (7272) 79-59-21
Email: amr_rk@mail.ru

Email: a.zotkina@unesco.org

Email: ssagilya@yahoo.com

 


Kenya

 

Mr Moses N. Masibo, Commissioner 
Mines and Geology Department 
Madini House, Machakos road, P.O. Box 30009 - 00100, Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: +254 20-558034 / +254 20 558782
Fax: +254 20 554366
Email: cmg@bidii.com

Email: mosesmasibo@yahoo.com

Email: Ogorameshack@yahoo.com

 


Latvia

 

Ervins Luksevics, Chairman 
Department of Geology, University of Latvia 
Rainis Blvd 19, Riga LV-1586, Latvia
Tel: +371 28364740
Email: Ervins.Luksevics@lu.lv

 


Lebanon

 

Dr. Nada Chbat
Lebanese University
Direction des Relations Internationales, Administration Centrale
Headquarter-Museum Square, B.P. 14/6573, Beirut, Lebanon
Tel: +961 1 612584
Email: dri@ul.edu.lb

 


Lesotho

 

Mr. Mpooa Mpooa 
Department of Mines and Geology, Lesotho 
P.O. Box 750, Maseru 100, Lesotho
Email: mmpooa@yahoo.com

 


Libya

 

Mr. Mohamed J. Abukes, Director 
Geological Research & Mining Department 
Industrial Research Center
P.O. Box 3633 Tajoura, Tripoli, Libya
Email: info@irc.ly

Email: mjma48@hotmail.com

 


Madagascar

 

Director 
Ministere des Mines et de l Énergie, Service de la Geologie 
Rue Farafaty - Ampandrianomby, B.P. 322, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
Email: Energ2@dts.mg

 


Malawi

 

Mr. Jalif Salima, Director 
Geological Survey of Department, Ministry of Energy and Mining
P.O. Box 27, Zomba, Malawi
Tel: +265 995 361 909 / +265 888 396 912
Fax: +265 1 524 716
Email: jalf.salima@yahoo.com

Email: chicochise@gmail.com

Email: nathanbanda99@gmail.com

 


Mexico

 

Dra. Elena Centeno García 
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Instituto de Geologia
Ciudad Universitaria, 04510 Mexico, D.F., Mexico
Tel: +55 (525) 622 622 4326
Fax: +55 (525) 622 4324 exts. 122 y 123
Email: centeno@unam.mx

Email: tolson@unam.mx

Email: luca@unam.mx

 


Nicaragua

 

Magdalena Pérez, President 
Asociación de Geólogos y Profesiones Afinas, International Relation
P.O. Box 3671, Managua, Nicaragua
Email: angelica.munoz@gf.ineter.gob.ni

 


Niger

 

Director 
Université de Niamey, Faculte de Science, Departement de Geologie
B.P 237, Niamey, Niger
Email: cz0015@163.com 

 


Nigeria

 

Dr. Abdulrazaq Garba, Director General 
Nigeria Geological Survey Agency (NGSA) 
P.M.B. 616, Utako District, Abuja FTC 900 001, Nigeria
Tel: +234 708 096 6739 / +234 802 321 0390
Email: razaqgarba@yahoo.com

Email: olikway@yahoo.com

Korea North (PDR)

 

Chol Su Kim, General Director 
Korean Geological Association
Korean General Federation of Science and Technological Societies
Sungri Street, Jung District, Pyongyang, Korea Democratic Republic
Email: gfstcn@gmail.com  


Pakistan

 

Mr. Syed Hasan Gauhar, President 
Pakistan Academy of Geological Sciences 
204-B, Street 74, F-11/1, Islamabad, Pakistan
Email: hasangauhar@hotmail.com 

Email: pasisb@yahoo.com 

 


Panama

 

Ing. Zahadía Barrera, Directora Nacional 
Ministerio de Commercio e Industrias, Dirección Nacional de Recursos Minerales
Apartado Postal 8515, Edifício Edison Center, Avd Ricardo J. Alfaro (Tumba Muerto), Panamá 5, Panama
Tel: +507 560 0402 / 0446
Email: contactenos@mici.gob.pa

Email: zbarrera@mici.gob.pa

 


Papua New Guinea

 

Director 
Geological Survey Division, Mineral Resources Authority
P.O.BOX 1906, Port Moresby, NCD, Papua New Guinea

Tel: +675 321 3511 
Fax: +675 321 5711
Email: info@mra.gov.pg

Email: gkuna@mra.gov.pg

Email: dsaroa@mra.gov.pg

 


Paraguay

 

Lic. Emilio Javier Buongermini Palumbo
Viceministerio de Minas Y Energia, Dirección de Recursos Minerales
Barrio San Miguel, Los Rosales, Ciudad de San Lorenzo, Paraguay
Tel: +595 21 670 924
Email: drm@ssme.gov.py

Email: gdasilva.vmme@gmail.com

Email: viceministro@ssme.gov.py

 


Peru

 

Mr. Oscar Bernuy Veran, Presidenta del Consejo Directivo 
Instituto Geologico Minero y Metalurgico
Av. Canadá 1470, San Borja Apartado 88, Lima 41, Peru
Tel: +51 1 618 9801 – Anexo 101
Email: obernuy@ingemmet.gob.pe

 


Saudi Arabia

Dr. Abdullah Mohsin Al-Attas, Asst. President for Technical Affairs 
Saudi Geological Survey 
P.O. Box 54141, Jeddah 21541, Saudi Arabia
Tel: +966 2 6195000 Ext. 4040 
Fax: +966 2 6199861
Email: Alattas.AM2@sgs.org.sa

Email: HarbiZM@sgs.org.sa

 


Senegal

 

Mr. Ousamme Cisse, Directeur 
Direccion des Mines et de la Geologie 
104 Rue Carnot Dakar, B.P. 1238, Dakar, Senegal
Tel: +221 33 821 15 45 
Fax: +221 33 821 20 95
Email: dmg@dirmingeol.sn

 


Somalia

No group since 1985 


Sudan

 

Dr. Yousef Al-Samani Mohammed Ali, Director General 
Geological Research Authority of Sudan
P.O. Box 410, Khartoum, Sudan
Tel: +249 183 777939 
Fax: +249 183 776681
Email: gras@sudanmail.net

 


Suriname

 

Mr. G. Gemerts, Deputy Director Mining 
Geologisch Mijnbouwkundige Dienst 
Mr. Jagermath Lachmonstraat 181, Paramaribo, Suriname
Email: gmd@sr.net

 


Swaziland

 

Mr. Simon Maphanga, Assistant Director 
Geological Survey and Mines Department 
P.O. Box 9, Mbabane H100, Swaziland
Email: geo.director@swazi.net

 


Syrian Arab Republic

 

Director General 
Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources 
P.O. Box 7645, Khatib Street, Al-Adawi, Damascus, Syrian Arab Republic
Tel: +963 11 445 5426 (4447755 - 4450507)
Fax: +963 11 446 3942
Email: geo@net.sy 
Email: moprr-central@mail.sy

 


Tajikistan

 

Mr. Azim Ibrohim, Head of Department 
Main Department of Geology, Government of the Republic of Tajikistan
Mirzo Tursunzade str. 27, 734025 Dushanbe City, Tajikistan
Tel: +992 37 2214901
Fax: +992 37 2218651
Email: azimibrohim1962@mail.ru

Email: dushanbeggu@mail.ru

 


Tanzania

 

Dr. Abdulkarim Mruma, Chief Executive Officer 
Geological Survey of Tanzania 
P.O. Box 903, Dodoma, Tanzania
Tel: +255 26 2323020
Fax: +255 26 2323020
Email: Abdulkarim.Mruma@gst.go.tz

Email: yokbeth.myumbilwa@gst.go.tz

Email: madini-do@gst.go.tz

 


Tunisia

 

Mr. Mohsen Hassine, Chef Service 
Office National des Mines 
Street of Energy

24, Rue 8601, 2035 La Charguia, B.P. 215, 1080 Cedex Tunis, Tunisia
Tel: +216 71 808 013 / 71 808 266 
Fax: +216 71 808 011
Email: dsg.onm@email.ati.tn

Email: contact@onm.nat.tn

 


Uganda

 

Edwards Katto, Commissioner 
Department of Geological Survey and Mines 
P.O. Box 9, Plot 21 - 29, Johnstone Road, Entebbe, Uganda
Tel: +256 414 320656 / +256 312 26290
Fax: +256 414 320364
Email: dgsm@minerals.go.ug

Email: minerals@infocom.co.ug 

Email: edwards.katto@gmail.com

 


Ukraine

 

Pr. v. M. Shestopalov, Chair
National Committee of Geologists of Ukraine 
National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Department of Geosciences
54, Vladimirskaya str., Kyiv 30, UA 01601, Ukraine
Tel: +380 444868272
Email: shestopalov@nas.gov.ua

Email: vnz@nas.gov.ua

Email: vsh@nas.gov.ua

 


Uruguay

 

Dra. Leda Sanchez Bettucci, Contact 
Direccion Nacional de Mineria y Geologia 
Hervidero 2861, C.P. 11800, Montevideo, Uruguay
Tel: +59 82 2 209 4905 ext 733
Email: dnmgdmin@dinamige.miem.gub.uy

Email: secretaria@dinamige.miem.gub.uy

 


Venezuela

 

Ing. Geól. Omar Contreras, Presidente

INGEOMIN, Ministerio de Energia y Minas 
Av. Lecuna - Torre Oeste, 5 Piso, Parque Central, Caracas, Venezuela
Email: omcontreras@menpet.gob.ve 

 


Yemen

 

Dr. Al-Ganad, Chair 
Geological Survey and Mineral Resources Board 
P.O. Box 297, No. 41 Hail St., Sana’a, Yemen Republic
Tel: +967 1 21 1818/6461
Fax: +967 1 275575
Email: gsmrb@y.net.ye

Email: dr.alganad@ygsmrb.org.ye

Email: Ygsmrb@yemen.net.ye
 


Zambia

 

Mr. Chipilauka Mukofu, Director 
Geological Survey Department, Zambia 
Ministry of Mines & Mineral Development
Box 50135, Lusaka, Zambia
Tel: +260 211-251557 / +260 211-259009 / +260 211-250174
Fax: +260 211-251557
Email: apdokowe@yahoo.co.uk

Email: mukofuc@yahoo.co.uk

 

Active Pending Members

Status as of June 2019

Azerbaijan

 

Prof. Arif Ismail-Zadeh 
Azerbaijan National Committee of Geologists for IGCP and IUGS

Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (AzNAS), Geology Institute
H.Javid ave. 29A, 370143 Baku, Azerbaijan
Tel: + 994 12 38 62 30
Fax: + 994 12 97 52 85
Email: secretary@iit.ab.az

Email: info@science.az

Email: arifismail@excite.com

Email: ak.alizade@gia.ab.az


Bangladesh

 

Reshad Md. Ekram Ali, Director General 
Geological Survey of Bangladesh 
153, Pioneer Road, Segunbagicha, Dhaka -1000, Bangladesh
Tel: +880 02-9330639 
Fax: +880 02-9339309
Email: geologicalsurveybd@gmail.com

Email: nasimabdgsb@gmail.com

Email: mdnizam.1961@gmail.com


Belgium

 

Laurent Hansen, Contact for RASAB National Committees 
The Royal Academies for Science and the Arts of Belgium 
The Academy Palace
Rue Ducal, 1, Hertogsstraat, B - 1000 Brussels, Belgium
Tel: +32 2 550 22 47
Email: info@rasab.be

Email: laurent.hansen@cfwb.be 

Robert P. Speijer, President
National Committee for Geology for Belgium
Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
KU Leuven Celestijnenlaan 200E, B-3001 Leuven, Belgium
Tel: +32 16 326404
Fax: +32 16 322980
Website: http://www.ncgw-cnsg.ugent.be 
Email: robert.speijer@kuleuven.be

Email: sara.vandycke@umons.ac.be

Email: nmattiel@ulb.ac.be

 


Kosovo

 

Mr. Musa Shabani, Chair of the Board 
Independent Commission for Mines and Minerals 
Komisioni i Pavarur pёr Miniera dhe Minerale
Str. Armend Daci 1, 10000 Prishtinë, Kosovo
Tel: +381 38 240 252 ext 104
Fax: +381 38 245 844
Email: mshabani@kosovo-mining.org

Email: icmm@kosovo-mining.org 

 


Mongolia

 

Mr. T. Munkhbat, Chair 
Geological Society of Mongolia
Mongolian University of Science & Technology

502, "T" Building, Ulaanbaatar 46, Mongolia
Tel: +976 11-319572
Fax: +976 11-319572
Email: munkhbatt@ot.mn

Email: tmunkhbat@gmail.com 


Norway

Anders Elverhøi, Contact 
Norwegian National Committee for IUGS 
Geological Survey of Norway
Post 6315 Sluppen, NO-7491 Trondheim, Norway
Tel: +47 73 90 4000
Email: anders.elverhoi@geo.uio.no

Email: arne.bjorlykke@ngu.no 

Email: mai-britt.myhr@ngu.no

 


Sri Lanka

Prof. Rohan Fernando, Director General 
Geological Survey and Mines Bureau 
569, Epitamulla Road, Pitakotte, Colombo District, Sri Lanka
Tel: +94 11-2886289 / 2886290
Fax: +94 11-2886273
Email: gsmb@slt.lk

Email: chairman_gsmb@gsmb.gov.lk

Email: dg@gsmb.gov.lk

 


Vietnam

 

Dr. Bui Duc Thang, VP and Secretary General 
Vietnam Union of Geological Sciences 
No.6, Pham Ngu Lao, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi, Vietnam
Tel: +1 (84-4) 38260752
Fax: +1 (84-4) 39331361
Email: thangthdc@gmail.com

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