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Peter Wittoeck

Head of the Climate Change Department

SPF Health, Food Chain Safety and Environment

Peter Wittoeck is Head of the Climate Change Department of the Belgian Federal Public Service Health, Food Chain Safety and Environment, where he has been employed since 1996. He has been heading the Belgian delegations to the UN climate negotiations for about 15 years and represents Belgium in the Working Group for International Environment Issues (Climate Change) of the Council (Environment) of the European Union.

Peter holds a degree in industrial engineering (Industrial Engineering College CTL Ghent, Belgium) and environmental management (Ghent University, Belgium) and has been working on subnational, national, European and international environmental policy since the beginning of his career in 1990, in various capacities.