Juan Lozano Ramírez

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Juan Francisco Lozano Ramírez
Senator of Colombia
Assumed office
20 July 2010 (2010-07-20)
3rd Minister of Environment, Housing and Territorial Development of Colombia
In office
5 July 2006 (2006-07-05) – 21 April 2009 (2009-04-21)
President Álvaro Uribe Vélez
Preceded by Sandra Suárez Pérez
Succeeded by Carlos Costa Posada
High Presidential Advisor
In office
14 July 2004 (2004-07-14) – 5 July 2006 (2006-07-05)
President Álvaro Uribe Vélez
Preceded by José Roberto Arango Pava
Succeeded by Cecilia Álvarez-Correa Glen
Personal details
Born (1964-03-19) 19 March 1964 (age 53)
Bogotá, D.C., Colombia
Nationality Colombian
Political party Party of the U (2005-present)
Other political
Colombia Always (2003)
Spouse(s) Martha Cruz
Children María Lozano Cruz
Alma mater University of the Andes (LLB)
Profession Lawyer
Religion Roman Catholic
Website juanlozano.com.co
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Lozano and the second or maternal family name is Ramírez.

Juan Francisco Lozano Ramírez (born 19 March 1964) is a Colombian lawyer and journalist currently serving as Senator of Colombia and since 2010 has been the General Director of the Social Party of National Unity (Party of the U), Colombia's biggest political and most influential political coalition.[1] Under the Administration of President Álvaro Uribe Vélez he served as the 3rd Minister of Environment, Housing and Territorial Development (2006-2009), High Presidential Advisor (2004-2006), and Presidential Advisor of Social Policy (2004), and had also served as Presidential Advisor for the Youth, Women, and Family (1990-1993) in the Administration of President César Gaviria Trujillo.[2][3][4][5]


  1. ^ "Perfil: Juan Lozano, Presidente del Partido de la U" [Profile: Juan Lozano, President of the Party of the U] (in Spanish). La Silla Vacía. 
  2. ^ "Renunció Consejero Para la Juventud" [Youth Advisor Resigns]. El Tiempo (in Spanish). 1993-05-09. Retrieved 2011-08-23. 
  3. ^ "Juan Lozano Asumió Como Nuevo Alto Consejero Presidencial" [Juan Lozano Took Over As New High Presidential Advisor] (in Spanish). Bogotá: Press Office of the President of Colombia (SNE). 2004-07-14. Retrieved 2011-08-23. 
  4. ^ "Asumió Juan Lozano Ramírez Como Nuevo Ministro de Ambiente y Vivienda" [Juan Lozano Ramírez Is Now New Minister of Environment and Housing] (in Spanish). Bogotá: Press Office of the President of Colombia (SNE). 2006-07-04. Retrieved 2011-08-23. 
  5. ^ "Near-Paralysis at UN Climate Talks Ends With Vow for New Treaty". Bloomberg L.P. 12 December 2008. Retrieved 30 June 2011.