Position: Programme Officer (Wastes and Chemical)
Phone: + 66 2 288 2605
Area(s) of Expertise : Mr. Mylvakanam Iyngararasan is the regional focal point for chemicals and waste related multilateral environmental agreements (MEAs) in the Asia and the Pacific Region. As the regional focal point, he facilitate a coordinated implementation of UNEP’s and the chemicals and waste related MEA’s programmes and facilitate the implementation of those MEAs in the region in tune with national and regional priorities. He also supports the implementation of air pollution related activities of UNEP. He has twenty years’ experience in contributing to the development of science, capacity and international agreements on various environmental issues.
He holds a Master of Engineering degree from School of Civil Engineering, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand and a BSc (Agricultural Engineering) from the University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka