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Programme Officer, Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions


Andrea Lechner is a Programme Officer at Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions, Governance branch.


Andrea works as a Programme Officer in the Governance Branch. She is responsible for the organization of the meetings of the Conference of the Parties to the Rotterdam Convention and its Bureau. She also coordinates meetings of the Chemical Review Committee, as well as the work on enhancing the effectiveness of the Rotterdam Convention.

Andrea holds a master’s degree in business administration and a second master’s degree in French philology, as well as an advanced university degree in international studies. She speaks German (native), English and French (bilingual), and has a working knowledge of Spanish. Andrea is an Austrian national.