Members of the Executive Board

Bureau Members in 2017

H.E. Mr. Ib Petersen, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Denmark to the United Nations
H.E. Ms. Laura Elena Flores Herrera, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Panama to the United Nations
H.E. Mr. Omar Annakou, Ambassador, Mission of Libya to the United Nations
Ms. Carolina Popovici, Counsellor, Deputy Permanent Representative of Moldova to the United Nations
Mr. Talal Aljamali, First Secretary, Mission of Yemen to the United Nations

Regional Groups

2017

African States
(8 members)

Benin (2018)
Cameroon (2018)
Chad (2018)
Guinea (2017)
Libya (2017)
Malawi (2018)
Mauritius (2019)***
Uganda (2018)

Asia-Pacific States
(7 members)

China (2019)*
India (2017)
Iran, Islamic Republic of (2019)***
Lao PDR (2018)
Republic of Korea (2018)
Samoa (2016-2018)
Yemen (2017)

Eastern European States
(4 members)

Albania (2019)***
Belarus (2018)
Republic of Moldova (2019)***
Russian Federation (2017)*

Latin American and Caribbean States
(5 members)

Antigua and Barbuda (2017)
Cuba (2016)*
Haiti (2018)
Panamá (2019)***
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of (2017)

Western European and other States
(12 members)**

Australia
Denmark
Finland
France
Germany
Japan
Netherlands
New Zealand
Norway
Sweden
United Kingdom
United States

Term expires on last day of the year indicated

* Re-elected
** Own rotation scheme
*** Newly elected for 2016-2018