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Chairmen and Vice-Chairmen for the Council Working Groups and the Expert Group on ITRs

Further to​ ITU Council 2016 decision (see Council 2016 Summary record C16/122), the ITU Secretary-General has undertaken consultations regarding Vice-Chairmanship positions for Council Working Groups and the Expert Group on ITRs through Circular Letters CL16-30, CL16-31 and CL16-47. Circular letter CL-17/18 was sent regarding newly created CWG for Strategic and Financial Plans for 2020-2023. This page lists the Chairmen and Vice-Chairmen as nominated/confirmed by the 2017 Session of Council.

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Chairman:
ARB - Mr Majed Al Mazyed (Saudi Arabia)

Vice-chairmen:
AFR - Mr Charles Semapondo (Rwanda) - Bio
ARB - Mr Abdulrahman Al Marzouqi (United Arab Emirates) -Bio
ASP - Mr YGSC Kishore Babu (India) - Bio
CIS - Mr Vyacheslav Vladimirovich Erokhin (Russian Federation) - Bio
EUR - Mr Paul Blaker (United Kingdom) - Bio

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CWG-Child online protection


Chairman
:
ARB - Dr Ibrahim Mohamed Jasim Aldabal (United Arab Emirates) - Bio

Vice-chairmen:
AMS Sector Member - Ms Ellen Blackler (the Walt Disney Company) - Bio
ARB - Ms Maha Z.Y. Mouasher (Jordan) -Bio
AFR - Mr Ndordji Nazaire (Chad) - Bio
ASP - Mr Mohamed Sharil Tarmizi (Malaysia) - Bio
CIS Sector Member - Mr Vadym Kaptur (Odessa National Academy of Telecommunications n.a.A.S. Popov) -  Bio
EUR - Mr Giorgio Tosi Beleffi (Italy) - Bio

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CWG-WSIS: implementation of outcomes


Chairman:
CIS - Mr Vladimir Minkin (Russian Federation)

Vice-chairmen:
AFR - Ms Janet Umutesi (Rwanda) - Bio
AMS - Ms Clarisa Estol (Argentina) - Bio
ARB - Mr Mansour Al-Qurashi (Saudi Arabia) - Bio
ARB - Ms Nermine El Saadany (Egypt) - Bio
ASP - Mr Cai Guolei (China) - Bio
EUR - Mr Ghislain de Salins (France) -Bio

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CWG on Financial and Human Resources


Chairman:
EUR - Mr Dietmar Plesse (Germany) - Bio

Vice-chairmen:
AFR - Ms Seynabou Seck Cisse (Senegal) - Bio
AMS - Ms Vernita D. Harris (United States) - Bio
ASP - Mr Manish Gupta (India) - Bio
CIS - Mr Andrei Sergeevich Zhivov (Russian Federation) - Bio

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CWG on the use of the six official languages


Chairman:
ARB - Mr Faycal Bayouli (Tunisia)

Vice-chairmen:
AMS - Mr Paul Najarian (USA) - Bio
ARB Ms Sameera Belal (Kuwait) -Bio 
ASP - Mr Cai Guolei (China) - Bio
CIS - Mr Vladimir Minkin (Russian Federation) - Bio
EUR - Ms Blanca Gonzalez (Spain) - Bio
EUR - Mr Frédéric Paruta (France) - Bio

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Expert Group on ITRs


Chairman:
AMS - Mr Fernando Borjón (Mexico)

Vice-chairmen:
AFR - Mr Guy-Michel Kouakou (Côte d’Ivoire) - Bio
AMS - Mr Santiago Reyes-Borda (Canada) - Bio
ARB - H.E. Al Ansari Al-Mashakbeh (Jordan) - Bio
ASP - Mr Xiping Huang (China) - Bio
CIS - Mr Aleksei Sergeevich Borodin (Russian Federation) - Bio
EUR - Mr Fabio Bigi (Italy) - Bio

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CWG for Strategic and Financial Plans 2020-2023

     

​Chairman:
AMS - Mr Mario Canazza (Brazil) - Bio

​Vice-chairmen:
AFR - Ms Jackline Mupenzi (Rwanda) - Bio
ARB - Mr Mohamed Al Mazrooei  (United Arab Emirates) - Bio
ASP - Mr Hisazumi Shirae (Japan) - Bio
CIS - Mrs Natalya Reznikova (Russian Federation) - Bio
EUR - Mr Manuel da Costa Cabral (Portugal) - Bio


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