Head, WWF Russia Climate and Energy Programme
Alexey Kokorin has been the head of WWF Russia’s climate and energy programme since 2000. He graduated from Moscow State University, Russia with honours then completed a degree in physics and math sciences. Prior to joining WWF Alexey worked as the Senior, then the Leading Scientist at the Russian Academy of Science focusing on atmospheric physics, environmental pollution and climate change. He is the author of more than 100 scientific papers. Alexey was the climate advisor to the Russian Minister of Ecology in 1998 -1999. He has taken part in and presented reports on more than 150 international and domestic conferences and workshops. He has authored a wide range of ecological, economic and policy studies on Russian climate policies and measures.