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Dr. Angela Lozan obtained her PhD in the field of Animal Ecology
from the Kiev Academy of Sciences, Ukraine in 1983. She passed the
postgraduate education on Environmental policy in Woodrow Wilson
International Center, US (2001-2002), the training courses on
Biosafety in GENOK, Norway (2005), Missouri,St Louise, US
(2009). She served as a research officer in the
Institute of Zoology of the Academy of Sciences of Moldova since
1978. In 1992 she was seconded to the Institute of Ecology of the
Ministry of Environment, to be the Scientific Secretary and the
Head of Laboratory on Biocenology. In 2007 she served as a
environmental adviser to the State Cancellary of the Government. In
2002 being involved to the Minsitry of Environment as
the Head of Biosafety Office and the National Coordinator for the
UNEP-GEF Biosafety Projects on Capacity Building, ex.NBF,
Implementation NBF, BCHI, BCHII projects. She is also Associate
professor at the State University of Moldova, teaching the
Biosafety course for undergraduate and graduate students. She
possess significant skills, abilities and knowledge in Biosafety
policy and regulation formulations, institutional setting up,
decision making and public information, etc. She also has
sufficient scientific and technical abilities to carry out risk
assessments and environmental impact assessments of Living
Modified Organisms. She is member of the National Biosafety
Commission, CP Task Force, BCH National Focal Point. Ms A. Lozan
contributed elaboration of National Biosafety Law and other
enforcement regulations. She is author and co-author of a
significant number of 80 publications, including 9 books related
GMOs and Biosafety. She has a valuable international experience in
GMOs regulation being involved in AHTEG on Risk assessment, expert
groups under CP on Biosafety on socio-economic, liability and
regress, capacity building and oth.
Dr. Angela Lozan
156A Str. Mitropolit Dosoftei
Republic of Moldova, MD2004
Ministry of Agriculture, Regional Development and Environemt
•More then 17 years of national expertise in drafting and review of
LMO of policy and regulatory systems;
•Experience in the field of institutional reform;
•Mote then 15 years of International experience on Biosafety under
the EU, Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety, FAO:
•International consultancy on Biosafety regulation in the CEE
Region (Belarus, Tajikistan, Moldova);
•Experience in capacity building, projects/programs design and
coordination & financial planning;
•Expertise in decision-making in
•Expertise in regulatory framework on
•Expertise in risk assessment & risk management on biodiversity
•Expertise in socio-economic considertations on LMOs;
•Expertise in monitoring, inspection&control/identification of
•Expertise in training on Biosafety/biodiversity issues; Organizing
and conducting national and international trainings and
•Expertise in biosafety clearing house (BCH) and webpage;
•Expertise in public awareness & participation expertise;
•Expertise in university teaching and training, curricula
•Expertise in research on biosafety, biodiversity, ecology,
- Republic of Moldova
Institute of Ecology, Academy of Sciences of Moldova
- Academic or research institute
Research projects in the field of biodiversity and protected areas.
State University of Moldova
- Academic or research institute
Teaching the university course on Biosafety and sustainable
development; (2009-2015) for master degree students
Supervising undergraduate and Ms. degree students;
Member of the State Educational Exam Commission (Biology Faculty).
Government of the Republic of Moldova, State Chancellary
Regulatory and policy advising to the Cabinet of Ministers of the
Coordination of Environment, regulatory and institutional bodies,
public administration in decision making process;
Liaison with responsible governmental and academia bodies in the
field of environmental protection;
Liaison with the Parliamentarian Commission on Environment;
monitoring and enforcement process etc.
Example: B.Sc. in Microbiology
B.Sc.in biolofy and chemistry
State Moldavian University
Example: M.Sc. in Microbiology
M.Sc in Biology and Chemistry
State University of Moldova
Example: Ph.D. in Microbiology
Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kiev, Institute of Zoology
specialized training, risk assessment, regulator
- Biosafety policy and legal expertise
- Capacity development expertise
- Scientific and technical expertise
- Administrative procedures and enforcement
- LMO monitoring for environmental impact
- Biosafety Clearing-House operations
- Biosafety legislation and regulation
- Biosafety policy
- Project management
- Public awareness & participation
- Risk assessment and risk management
- LMO decision-making
- Socio-economic considerations regarding LMOs
Classical and Modern Biotechnologies, book, 2011
Methodological Aspects of Detection of Genetically Modifiet Plants,
Glossary of Biotechnological Terms, book, 2005
M. Lesanu, A. Lozan. Classical and modern biotechnology, Chisinau,
2010, 200 pp. A. Lozan, I. Galitschi, O. Scorpan. Biosafety:
National Biosafety regulatory and institutional framework, ro.
Book. Chisinau, 2008, 252 pp. A. Port, M. Duca, A.
Lozan. Techniques and requirements regarding Biological safety.
Chisinau, ro. Book. 2008, 143 pp. I. Amarfii, A. Lozan.
Operational Guide on Biosafety Portal (BCH). Romanian. Book.
Chisinau, 2008, 103 pp. M. Duca, A. Lozan, A. Port, A.
Glijin, V. Lupascu. Methodological aspects of testing of
genetically modified plants. Chisinau, 2008, 168 pp. V.
Scorpan, A. Lozan. Dictionary of Biotechnological Terms. 2004,
Romanian, 182 pp. N. Stratan, A. Lozan, V. Caldarus.
Biosaferty in the Republic of Moldova - Legislative and
Institutional Aspects. Book. Chisinau, 2003, 154
pp. National Biosafety Framework for the Republic of
Moldova. National Report Chisinau, 2004, (Ro and En), 56 pp.
Co-author. A. Palii, G. Comarov, A. Lozan, V. Scorpan. Modern
Biotechnologies in Phytotechnology and Biosafety , book, Chisinau,
2004, 247 pp. Brochures : L. Chirica, A. Lozan, V. Josu
et oth. Emerald Network in Moldova. Brochure. Chisinau 2012. 25
pp. I. Trombitski, A. Lozan. Guide for public
information and participation to decision making in the field of
Biosafety. Chisinau, 2010.30 pp. A. Lozan. Biosafety Concerns
in the Republic of Moldova: opportunities and challenges, en.
Chisinau, 2008, 52 pp A. Lozan, V. Holostenco. Genetically
Modified Organisms and the Human Health. Romanian. Brochure,
Chisinau, 2008, 71 pp. Ivan Ignatiev, Ilya Trombitski,
Angela Lozan. Genetically Modified Organisms and Biological Safety.
Russian. Brochure. Chisinau, 2007, 60 pp. A. Lozan, V.
Caldarus, V. Gherciu, N. Mereuta, I. Fala. Support for the National
biosafety Framework for the Republic of Moldova: Harmonization of
Legislation with UE and Information of Civil Society.
Brochure. (Romanian), 2005. A. Lozan.
Genetically Modified Organisms - Opinions for Biosafety. Brochure,
Chisinau, 2004, 20 pp. N. Stratan, A. Lozan, V. Caldarus, S.
Ciobanu. Authorization Issuing of the Activities
Related to the GMOs. Practical Guide. Brochure. Chisinau,
2004, 16 pp. A. Lozan. Genetically modified organisms:
benefits and risks. Brochure. Chisinau, 2004, 8 pp. N.
Stratan, A. Lozan, V. Caldarus. Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety
(compendium). Brochure. Chisinau. 2004, 20 pp. Regulations
regarding information sharing and public consultations in
connection with GMO Issues, Order of the Journal
articles: A. Lozan. Lessons Learned from the UNEP-GEF
Projects on the Development and Implementation of the National
Biosafety Framework for the Republic of Moldova. Biosafety Protocol
News. Volume 3/issue 5. December 2008. I. Trombitschi, A.
Lozan, L.Nastasiuc. The Legislative Bases for Public Participation
to the Decision Making in the Field of Genetically Modified
Organisms in Moldova. Published in: Integrated Management of
Natural Resources in the Transboundery Basin of Dnister River.
Chisinau, 2004, 332-335 pp. A. Lozan. Intellectual Property
Rights (IPR) for Crop Varieties and Hybrids and Biosafety Needs in
Moldova. In: Sub-Regional FAO/UNESCO Workshop on Agricultural
Biotechnology and Biosafety for food security and rural development
in the Caucasus region and Moldova. Yerevan, Armenia, 3-6 November,
2003. Law on Biosafety. Co-author. Approved nr 755-XV of
Award UNEP/GEF for the Biosaty development project
Member of National Biosafety Commission
Member of AHTEG on Risk assessment &risk management under the
Member of AHTEG on Synthetic Biology under CBD
Member of AHTEG on socio-economic considerations under the Art.26
of the CP
"A" = Excellent, "B" = Good, "C" = Fair
Dr. Mihai Lesanu Lesanu
Dean of the Faculty of Biology and Soil Sciences
Faculty of Biology and Soil Sciences
State University of Moldova (SUM)
Republic of Moldova, 2009