Asia

Member committees

Women and youth working at Arambda nursery in Gujarat, India Photo: © TCSRD_2007

Asia Regional Committee

Contact: Prof. Ma Keping (Chair)
c/o Membership Unit, IUCN Asia Regional Office 
Address: 63 Sukhumvit 39 Soi Phrompong, Sukhumvit Road 
Wattana, Klongton-Nua, Bangkok, Thailand 10110 
Tel: +66 (2) 278 8422
Fax: +66 (2) 298 5617

National Committees of IUCN Members in Asia

Bangladesh
Chair: Mrs Hasna J. Moudud
President, Coastal Area Resource Development and Management Association
Address: 159 Gulshan Avenue, Dhaka, Bangladesh 1212 
Tel: +880 (2) 988 8694 
Fax: +880 (2) 882 2676 

India
Chair: Mr Ashok Lavasa
Secretary, Ministry of Environment and Forests 
Address: Parayavaran Bhawan, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road
New Delhi 110003 India 
Tel: +91 (11) 2436 0721; 2436 1147 
Fax: +91 (11) 2436 2746 
Email: secy-moef@nic.in

Japan
Chair Tsunao Watanabe
Address: Japan Wildlife Research Centre
3-3-7 Kotobashi, Sumida-ku, Tokyo 130-8606, Japan 
Tel: +81 (3) 6659 6331 
Website: www.iucn.jp

Korea (RK)
Chair: Dr Youngbae Suh, PhD
Professor of Plant Systematics, Natural Products Research Institute 
Address: Seoul National University, Gwanak-gu Gwanangno 599
Seoul, Republic of Korea 151-742 
Tel: +82 (2) 880 2486; +82 (11) 778 89 34 
Fax: +82 (2) 880 2464 

Nepal
Chair: Mr Yogendra Chitrakar
Director, Environmental Camps for Conservation Awareness (ECCA) 
Address: PO Box 9210, Jwagal, Lalitpur, Nepal
Tel: +977 (1) 555 3870; 555 0452; 552 4188, 501 1013 
Fax: +977 (1) 501-1006

Pakistan
Chair: Mr Amjad Rashid Qureshi
Address: c/o IUCN Pakistan, 1 Bath Island Road, Karachi, Pakistan 75530 
Phone: +92 21 3586 1540 

Sri Lanka
Chair: Mr Anura Sathurusinghe
Conservator General of Forests, Forest Department, Sri Lanka

Thailand
Chair: Dr Prasert Sornsathapornkul
Director, Natural World Heritage Office
Address: Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation
61 Paholyothin Road, Chatuchak, Bangkok, Thailand 10900
Tel: +66 (2) 561 42923

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