Antonio A.M. Pedro
Director, Sub-regional Office for Eastern Africa (SRO-EA)
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)
Master's in Mineral Exploration, Imperial College, Royal School of Mines, London. Former Head, Natural Resources and Infrastructure Development, UNECA. Currently responsible for running the Economic Commission for Africa's 13 country Eastern Africa office. 2007, originator of the Big Table meeting in Addis and has been the driving force behind the AU/UNECA's three year work on the review of Africa's Mineral Regimes. Lead Author, Africa Mining Vision adopted by the African Union Heads of State and Government, 2009.