Head of Secretariat of the Carpathian Convention.

Harald Egerer is the Head of the UNEP Vienna SCC Office and acts as the Secretary of the Carpathian Convention on behalf of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) since the year 2004. He graduated in Law at the University of Vienna and worked as an environmental reporter for the Austrian Press Agency. In 1996, Mr. Egerer joined UNEP’s Secretariat of the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal. With UNEP’s European Office as of 2001, Mr. Egerer supported the seven Carpathian countries in the development of the Framework Convention on the Protection and Sustainable Development of the Carpathians.