Elena Kobets

Elena Kobets

Director of Black Carbon project
ekobets@bellona.ru
+ 7-812-275 77 61 / + 7-812-702 61 25

Elena Kobets is director for development. Elena received her Master degree in Science of Geology at the St. Petersburg Mining University. From 1980 to 1998 she worked as a researcher in the fields of natural resources prospecting in the Arctic in several scientific research organizations. Since the late 90’s, Elena has participated in St. Petersburg’s environmental movement. For the last ten years, she’s worked with Russian and international non-governmental organizations in the spheres of environmental protection and human rights. She has been with Bellona since 2005. She participates in the international Arctic Council Task Force for Short-Lived Climate Forces as an expert. Since 2007, Elena has served as a member of the St. Petersburg Human Rights Council and works on its editorial board to prepare the organization’s annual report, which is titled, “On the State of Human Rights in St. Petersburg.”

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