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Governing Board 

The Governing Board is the Centre's executive organ, composed of one representative from each member state. The Board defines and adopts the medium-term programme, monitors its implementation and the management of the Centre's resources and forwards a report on the Centre's activities to the Council of Europe's Committee of Ministers.

Albania Albania


Ms Daniela Tamo
Name:
Ms Daniela Tamo
Address:
Department of English, Faculty of Foreign Languages, University of Tirana
University of Tirana
Rruga "Him Kolli", Pallati Santara, Kati 5, Ap.4
A-1010 Tirana
Phone:
+355 4 2267509
+692170995
Fax:
+355 4 223 981
 
 

Andorra Andorra


Ms Marcella Armengol Parra
Name:
Ms Marcella Armengol Parra
Address:
Carretera d’Os de Civís, s/n Centre de Formació
Aixovall
AD600 Sant Julià de Lòria
Phone:
+376 74 12 60
Fax:
+ 376 84 48 58
 

Armenia Armenia


Ms Lusine Fljyan
Name:
Ms Lusine Fljyan
Address:
Professor Doctor - Chair of Foreign Languages & Literature - Eurasia International University
Acting Executive Director - "Innova"
Vice-Rector for Education, Research & Internationalization - Northern University
International Institute for Innovation&Excellence
Erasmus Plus Higher Education Reform Expert
Phone:
+374 10 23 56 88
Fax:
+374 10 58 95 91
 

Austria Austria


Ms Ursula Newby
Name:
Ms Ursula Newby
Address:
A-8010 Graz
 

Belgium Belgium

Name:
Ms Karine Dekeukelaere
Address:
Ministère de la Fédération Wallonie - Bruxelles
Boulevard Léopold II, 44
1080 Bruxelles
Phone:
+32497502934
 
 

Belgium Belgium

Name:
Ms Natalie Verstraete
Address:
Division of Horizontal Policies
Head of Division
Flemish Department of Education and Training
Koning Albert II-laan 15
1210 Brussels
Phone:
+32 2 553 89 02
 

Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina


Ms Dragana Vujanović
Name:
Ms Dragana Vujanović
Address:
Ministry of Civil Affairs
Senior Officer for European Assistance Programmes
Department of Education
Trg Bosne i Herzecovine 3
BiH-71 000 Sarajevo
Phone:
+387 33 492 516
Fax:
+387 33 492 627
 
 

Bulgaria Bulgaria


Ms Veselina Ganeva
Name:
Ms Veselina Ganeva
Address:
Direction des programmes et des contenus éducatifs, Département de l'enseignement secondaire général
Expert d'Etat pour les langues étrangères
Ministère de l'éducation, de la jeunesse et de la science
2A, boul. Dondoukov
BG-1000 Sofia
Phone:
+359 92 17 585
Fax:
+359 888 988 246
 
 

Croatia Croatia


Mr. Staša Skenžić
Name:
Mr. Staša Skenžić
Address:
Ministry of Science and Education
Head of Unit for International Affairs
Donje Svetice 38
10000 Zagreb
Phone:
+385 1 4594 359
 
 

Cyprus Cyprus


Ms Maria Iacovidou
Name:
Ms Maria Iacovidou
Address:
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth of Cyprus
Secondary school inspector
Kimonos and Thoukididou street
CY-1434 Nicosia
Phone:
0035799810236
 

Czech Republic Czech Republic


Ms Eva Tučková
Name:
Ms Eva Tučková
Address:
Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports
Karmelitska 529/5
118 12 Prague 1
Phone:
+420 234 812 125
 
 

Denmark Denmark

Name:
Ms Caroline Højgaard Abrahamsen
Address:
Danish Ministry of Children and Education
National Agency for Education and Quality
Frederiksholms Kanal 26
1220 Copenhagen K
 

Estonia Estonia


Ms Pille Põiklik
Name:
Ms Pille Põiklik
Address:
Ministry of Education and Research
Chief expert
Language Policy Department
Munga 18
EE-50088 Tartu
Phone:
+372 7350 223
Fax:
+372 7350 220
 
 

Finland Finland

Name:
Mr. Jorma Kauppinen
Address:
Counsellor of Education
Finnish National Agency for Education, EDUFI
Hakaniemenranta 6, P.O. Box 380,
00531 Helsinki,
Phone:
+358 29 533 1091
 
 

France France

Name:
Ms Claire Extramiana
Address:
Délégation générale à la langue française et aux langues de France (DGLFLF)
Chargée de mission
Ministère de la Culture et d la Communication
6 rue des Pyramides
75001 Paris
Phone:
+33 1 40 15 35 47
Fax:
+33 1 40 15 36 76
 

Germany Germany

Name:
Ms Silke Hinz
Address:
Ministry of School and Education
Education North Rhine-Westphalia
Völklinger Strasse 49
DE-40221 Düsseldorf
Phone:
+49 211 5867 3450
 

Germany Germany

Name:
Mr. Matthias von Gehlen
Address:
Goethe-Institut
Sprache und Bildungspolitik (Bereich 42)
Oskar-von-Miller-Ring 18
DE-80333 Munich
Phone:
+49 89 15921 338
Fax:
+49 89 15921 687
 
 

Greece Greece

Name:
Mr. Panagiotis Passas
Address:
General Directorate of International and European Affairs
Head of General Directorate
Ministry of Education and Religious Affairs
37 A. Papandreou St., Maroussi,
GR-15180 Athens
Phone:
+30 210 3442479
 
 

Iceland Iceland


Mr. Eyjólfur Már Sigurðsson
Name:
Mr. Eyjólfur Már Sigurðsson
Address:
Language Centre
Directeur du Centre de langues
University of Iceland
Veröld – hús Vigdísar, Brynjólfsgötu 1
107 Reykjavík
Phone:
+354 525 4593
Fax:
+354 525 4225
 

Ireland Ireland

Name:
Ms Maria Lorigan
Address:
Senior Inspector
Department of Education and Skills
Marlborough Street
Dublin 1
Phone:
+353 1 889 6736
Fax:
+353 1 889 6525
 

Latvia Latvia

Name:
Mr. Jānis Valdmanis
Address:
Director
Latvia Language Agency
Lāčplēša iela 35-5
LV-1055 Rīga
Phone:
+371 67 20 16 80
+371 67287228
Fax:
+371 67 20 16 83

Liechtenstein Liechtenstein

Name:
Ms Belgin Amann
Address:
Schulamt
Abteilung Mittel- und Hochschulwesen
Austrasse 79 - Postfach 684
9490 Vaduz
Phone:
00423 236 6782
 
 

Lithuania Lithuania


Ms Irena Raudienė
Name:
Ms Irena Raudienė
Address:
Lower and Upper Secondary Education Division, Dept. of General Education and Vocational Training
Chief Officer
Ministry of Education and Science
A. Volano Street 2/7
LT-01516 Vilnius
Phone:
+370 5 219 1246
Fax:
+370 5 261 2077
 
 

Luxembourg Luxembourg


Ms Maisy Gorza
Name:
Ms Maisy Gorza
Address:
Directrice
Institut national des langues
21, Boulevard de la Foire
LU-1528 Luxembourg
Phone:
+352 26 44 30 390
 

Malta Malta


Ms Alice Micallef
Name:
Ms Alice Micallef
Address:
Ministry for Education and Employment
Assistant Director
Directorate for Learning and Assessment Programmes
Great Siege Road
Floriana
Phone:
0035625982195
 

Montenegro Montenegro


Ms Nataša Perić
Name:
Ms Nataša Perić
Address:
Bureau for Education Services
Department for international cooperation and public relations
Vaka Đurovića bb
ME-81000 Podgorica
Phone:
+382 20 408908
Fax:
+382 20 408927
 

Netherlands Netherlands


Ms Wendoline Timmerman
Name:
Ms Wendoline Timmerman
Address:
Department of Secondary Education/IPC2650
Senior policy advisor
Ministry of Education, Culture and Science
Rijnstraat 50, P.O.Box 16375
NL-2500 The Hague
Phone:
+31 64 684 91 31
 
 

North Macedonia North Macedonia


Ms Dijana Treneska
Name:
Ms Dijana Treneska
Address:
Bureau for Development of Education
Ministry of Education and Science
Bul. Kiril i Metodij br. 54
MK-1000 Skopje
Phone:
+389 76 485 108
Fax:
+389 2 3118 195
 
 

Norway Norway


Mr. Steinar Nybøle
Name:
Mr. Steinar Nybøle
Address:
Norwegian National Centre for English and other Foreign Languages
Director
Østfold University College
NO-1757 Halden
Phone:
+47 69 21 58 32
Fax:
+47 69 21 58 31
 

Poland Poland

Name:
Ms Joanna Iwaszkiewicz
Address:
Ministry of National Education
Chief expert: International Cooperation Department
International Cooperation Department
Al. Szucha 25
00-918 Warsaw
Phone:
+48 22 34-74-182
 
 

Romania Romania


Ms Alexandra Sandru
Name:
Ms Alexandra Sandru
Address:
Ministry of National Education
28-30 Gen. Berthelot Street, District 1
RO-010168 Bucharest
Phone:
004 021 405 57 59
 
 

Serbia Serbia

Name:
Ms Nevena Vranes
Address:
State Secretary in charge of Development and International Cooperation
Ministry of Education, Science and Technological development
Nemanjina 22-26
11000 Beograd
 
 

Slovak Republic Slovak Republic


Ms Denisa Ďuranová
Name:
Ms Denisa Ďuranová
Address:
National Institute for Education
Pluhová 8
SK-830 00 Bratislava
Phone:
+421 2 492 76 119
 

Slovenia Slovenia


Ms Bronka Straus
Name:
Ms Bronka Straus
Address:
The Education Development Office
Undersecretary
Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport
Masarykova 16
SI-1001 Ljubljana
Phone:
+386 1 400 53 31
Fax:
+386 1 400 53 28
 
 

Sweden Sweden


Ms Eva Engdell
Name:
Ms Eva Engdell
Address:
Skolverket
Director of Education
Svetsarvägen 20
S-171 41 Solna
Phone:
+46 (0)8 527 335 91
Fax:
+46 (0)8 52 73 32 00
 

Switzerland Switzerland

Name:
Mr. Bernard Wicht
Address:
Unité de coordination scolarité obligatoire, culture et sport
Generalsekretariat EDK | Secrétariat général CDIP
Haus der Kantone, Speichergasse 6, Postfach
CH-3001 Bern
Phone:
+41 31 309 51 75
 
 

Bureau of the Governing Board

Composed of the Chair of the Board, the two Vice-Chairs and four members, the Bureau is more closely involved in the Centre's day-to-day work. It meets two or three times a year and adopts the annual programme of activities.

Chair

Name:
Ms Claire Extramiana
Address:
Délégation générale à la langue française et aux langues de France (DGLFLF)
Chargée de mission
Ministère de la Culture et d la Communication
6 rue des Pyramides
75001 Paris
Phone:
+33 1 40 15 35 47
Fax:
+33 1 40 15 36 76
 

Vice-chair


Ms Ursula Newby
Name:
Ms Ursula Newby
Address:
A-8010 Graz
 

Mr. Steinar Nybøle
Name:
Mr. Steinar Nybøle
Address:
Norwegian National Centre for English and other Foreign Languages
Director
Østfold University College
NO-1757 Halden
Phone:
+47 69 21 58 32
Fax:
+47 69 21 58 31
 

Bureau members


Ms Marcella Armengol Parra
Name:
Ms Marcella Armengol Parra
Address:
Carretera d’Os de Civís, s/n Centre de Formació
Aixovall
AD600 Sant Julià de Lòria
Phone:
+376 74 12 60
Fax:
+ 376 84 48 58
 

Ms Pille Põiklik
Name:
Ms Pille Põiklik
Address:
Ministry of Education and Research
Chief expert
Language Policy Department
Munga 18
EE-50088 Tartu
Phone:
+372 7350 223
Fax:
+372 7350 220
 
 
Name:
Ms Maria Lorigan
Address:
Senior Inspector
Department of Education and Skills
Marlborough Street
Dublin 1
Phone:
+353 1 889 6736
Fax:
+353 1 889 6525
 

Ms Bronka Straus
Name:
Ms Bronka Straus
Address:
The Education Development Office
Undersecretary
Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport
Masarykova 16
SI-1001 Ljubljana
Phone:
+386 1 400 53 31
Fax:
+386 1 400 53 28
 
 

Governing board observer

Austria Austria


Mr. Gunther Abuja
Name:
Mr. Gunther Abuja
Address:
Geschäftsführung
Österreichischen Sprachen-Kompetenz-Zentrums
Hans-Sachs-Gasse 3/I
AT-8010 Graz
Phone:
+43-316-82 41 50
Fax:
+43 316 82 41 50 6
 
 

Austria Austria


Ms Elisabeth Schlocker
Name:
Ms Elisabeth Schlocker
Address:
Austrian Association ECML
Nikolaiplatz 4
8020 Graz
Phone:
0043 316 323554 23
 
 

Croatia Croatia


Ms Snježana Šincek
Name:
Ms Snježana Šincek
Address:
Unit for International Affairs
Ministry of Science and Education
Donje Svetice 38
HR-10 000 Zagreb
Phone:
+385 1 4594 351
 
 

Greece Greece

Name:
Ms Aikaterini Bompetsi
Address:
Directorate of European and International Relations, Section of International Relations
Ministry of Education and Religious Affairs
37 A. Papandreou St.
GR-15180 Athens
 

Norway Norway


Ms Sigrun Aamodt
Name:
Ms Sigrun Aamodt
Address:
The National Centre for Multicultural Education (NAFO) Oslo Metropolitan University
Director
NO-0130 Oslo
Phone:
+47 67 23 53 38