Global Soil Partnership Intergovernmental Technical Panel on Soils

12th June 2013

The Global Soil Partnership Plennary meeting have today confirmed the Members of the newly constituted Intergovernmental Technical Panel on Soils.  We are pleased to announce that Society Past President Dr Helaina Black of the James Hutton Institute has been elected to the panel.  Details of the full panel are below:

Africa

  • Dr Isaurinda Dos Santos Baptista Costa - Cape Verde
  • Dr Martin Yemefack - Cameroon
  • Prof. Victor Chude - Nigeria
  • Dr Mohamed Badraoui - Morocco
  • Prof Tekalign Mamo - Ethiopia

Asia

  • Prof Gan Lin Zhang - China
  • Prof Milkha Singh Aulakh - India
  • Dr Kazuyuki Yagi - Japan
  • Dr Suk Young Hong - Republic of Korea
  • Dr Pisoot Vijarnsorn - Thailand

Europe

  • Dr Helaina Black - United Kingdom
  • Dr Sobocka Jaroslava0 Slovak Republic
  • Dr Dominique Arrouays - France
  • Dr Luca Montanarella - Italy
  • Dr Pavel Krasilnikov - Russia

Latin America and the Caribbean

  • Dr Maria de Lourdes Mendonca Santos - Brazil
  • Dr Miguel Taboada - Argentina
  • Dr Carlos Roberto Henriquez - Costa Rica
  • Dr David Espinosa Victoria - Mexico
  • Dr Julio Alegre - Peru

Near East

  • Dr Seyed Kazem Alavi Panah - Iran
  • Prof. Elisiddig Ahmed ElMustafa ElSheikh - Sudan
  • Dr Abdullah AlShankiti - Saudi Arabia

North America

  • Dr Cheryl Palm - United States
  • Prof John Daniel Pennock - Canada

South West Pacific

  • Dr Marta Camps Arbestain - New Zealand
  • Dr Neil McKenzie - Austrailia