Scientific Committee

The Scientific Committee assists the MEDSEA Foundation in providing scientific advises and delivering professional opinions on sustainable development and tourism in coastal and marine ecosystems as well as any scientific matter in the neighboring fields undertaken by the Foundation. The Scientific Committee Board consists of outstanding international experts from European and Mediterranean countries representing different areas of environment with the aim of ensuring resilience in the face of natural disturbances and human use through active information exchange.


Hussein Abaza

Expert in Green Economy & Urban Planning.
Country: Egypt
Institution: Center for Sustainable Development Solutions (CSDS)
Address: El Obour City, Orabi, Egypt

Françoise Breton

Expert in Governance, Sustainable Development & Coastal and Marine Landscapes Management.
Country: Spain
Institution: Department of Geography, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Address: Edifice B, 08193, Campus Bellaterra, Cerandyola del Valees, Barcelona

Pierre Alain Croset

Expert in Architectural Engineering & Urban Design.
Country: Switzerland
Institution: Department of Architecture, Xi'an Jiaoton-Liverpool University
Address: 111 Ren'ai Road, Dushu Lake Higher Education Town Suzhou, Jiangsu Province, PR China 215123

Daniela Ducato

Expert in Eco-Design & Green Economy.
Country: Italy
Institution: EDIZERO Architecture for Peace
Address: Strada Statale 126 km 95, Zona Industriale PIP, 09036 Guspini (VS)

Alessandro Galli

Expert in Ecological, Carbon and Water Footprint & SDGs-related Indicators.
Country: Italy
Institution: Global Footprint Network
Address: International Environment House 2, 7-9 Chemin de Balexert 1219 Geneva, Switzerland

Yves Henocque

Expert in Maritime Policy and Ocean Governance & Integrated Coastal Management
Country: France
Institution: French Research Institute for the Sustainable Development of the Sea (IFREMER); CIESM Committee 6 on Coastal Ecosystem and Marine Policy
Address: Hongo 4-5-17-105, Bunkyo-Ku, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan

Spyros Kouvelis

Expert in Sustainable Development & Sustainable Consumption and Production.
Country: Greece
Institution: Truenique Ltd. ;  Greek-Eurasian Business Council
Address: 6 Kokla str, Holargos 15561, Greece

Maria Snoussi

Expert in Coastal Geosciences & Integrated Coastal Zone Management.
Country: Morocco
Institution: Department of Earth Sciences, Mohamed V University, Morocco
Address: 4, Avenue Ibn Battota, B.P. 1014 RP, Rabat, Morocco