Chris Huhne has been the Member of Parliament for the Eastleigh constituency in Hampshire since 2005, having been the member of the European Parliament for the same area for six years (1999-2005). On entering parliament, Chris Huhne served as Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury until 2006 when he became Shadow Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and then most recently, Shadow Home Secretary.
Before entering politics, Chris was a financial and economic journalist for nineteen years at the Guardian, Independent and the Economist. He also founded one of the City’s largest teams of economists advising pension funds on overseas investments.
Prior to that, he served as Director of the Outreach Division of the United Nations Department of Public Information leading a total of 250 communications specialists whose main function was to engage and educate people and their communities around the world in support of the United Nations ideals and activities.
Before joining the UN Headquarters in New York, Eric Falt was Director of Communications for the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and Director of the UN Information Centre in Nairobi, Kenya, from 2002 to 2007.
Before joining the United Nations, Eric Falt had served in the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Chicago and in New York.
Eric Falt has been supporting the INTERNATIONAL GREEN AWARDS™ since their launch in 2006.