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Staff contacts

 Name Ruperto De Jesus
 Position Refrigerant Management Plan/Institutional Strengthening Assistant
 Telephone +33 1 4437 1461
 Fax +33 1 4437 1474
 Email ruperto.dejesus@unep.org
 Office UNEP Division of Technology, Industry and Economics (PARIS)
 Address 15 rue de Milan
75441 Paris Cedex 09

After obtaining his degree in French at the University of the Philippines, Mr. De Jesus worked as a government-accredited freelance tour guide specializing in mountaineering and diving and also moonlighted as a translator and interpreter. In his free time, he did volunteer work for a Manila-based French NGO taking care of street children. He joined UNEP in 1999 as a part-time assistant for the Information Exchange programme while pursuing his degree in professional translation at the Ecole Supérieure d’Interprètes et de Traducteurs. Since November 2001, he has been working with the Capacity Building Programme assisting in the organization and implementation of the training and Institutional Stengthening projects. Outside of his work at UNEP, Mr. De Jesus is continuing his studies of the Japanese language, culture and civilisation at the INALCO.