TreatySignatureRatificationStatusFocal points
basel_logo.pngBasel Convention 28 Feb 1994Accession
  • Bo Hyung Lee

    Position
    Deputy Director
    Department
    Resource Recirculation Policy Division
    Institution
    Ministry of Environment
    Address
    Building #6, Government Complex-Sejong 11 Doum 6-ro 339012 Sejong Special Self-Governing City Republic of Korea
    E-Mail
    lbh…@korea.kr
    Telephone
    +82 44 201 7345
    Fax
    +82 44 201 7351
    Type
    Focal Point
  • Gyeong-tae

    Position
    Assistant Director
    Department
    Environmental Management Division
    Institution
    Saemangeum Regional Environmental Office
    Address
    100 Seogok-Ro, Wansan-Gu Jeonju-Si Jeollabuk-Do Republic of Korea
    E-Mail
    kkta…@korea.kr
    Telephone
    +82 63 270 1833
    Fax
    +82 63 270 1839
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Jeong Min Kim

    Position
    Assistant Director
    Department
    Environmental Management Division
    Institution
    Daegu Regional Environmental Office
    Address
    301 Hwaam-ro Dalseo-gu Daegu Metropolitan City Republic of Korea
    E-Mail
    jm8…@korea.kr
    Telephone
    +82 53 230 6438
    Fax
    +82 53 761 0128
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Ji Ho Kim

    Position
    Assistant Director
    Department
    Environmental Management Division
    Institution
    Geum River Basin Environmental Office
    Address
    417, Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu Daejon Metropolitan City Republic of Korea
    E-Mail
    yimj…@korea.kr
    Telephone
    +82 42 865 0737
    Fax
    +82 42 863 0128
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Kang Won Min

    Position
    Assistant Director
    Department
    Environmental Management Division
    Institution
    Yeongsan Riven Basin Environmental Office
    Address
    31 Gyesu-ro, Seo-gu Gwangiu MetroPolitan City Republic of Korea
    E-Mail
    min…@me.go.kr
    Telephone
    +82 62 410 5215
    Fax
    +82 62 410 5219
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Moo-kyoung Shin

    Position
    Assistant Director
    Department
    Environmental Management Division / Resource Recirculation Policy Division
    Institution
    Ministry of Environment
    Address
    Building #6, Government Complex-Sejong 11 Doum 6-ro 339012 Sejong Special Self-Governing City Republic of Korea
    E-Mail
    shi…@korea.kr
    Telephone
    +82 44 201 7346
    Fax
    +82 44 201 7351
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Song Ha Seung

    Position
    Assistant Director
    Department
    Environmental Management Division
    Institution
    Han River Basin Environmental Office
    Address
    229 Misagangbyeonhangang-ro Hanam-si Gyeonggi-do Republic of Korea
    E-Mail
    shs…@korea.kr
    Telephone
    +82 31 790 2810
    Fax
    +82 31 790 2809
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Su Jin Kim

    Position
    Assistant Director
    Department
    Environmental Management Division
    Institution
    Wonju Regional Environmental Office
    Address
    65 Ipchun-ro Wonju-si Gangwon-do Republic of Korea
    E-Mail
    su0…@korea.kr
    Telephone
    +82 33 760 6051
    Fax
    +82 33 765 0129
    Type
    Competent Authority
  • Yong-Deok Jeong

    Position
    Assistant Director
    Department
    Environmental Management Division
    Institution
    Nakdong River Basin Environmental Office
    Address
    5 Jungang-daero, 250beon-gil, Uichang-gu Changwon-si Gyeongsangnam-do Republic of Korea
    E-Mail
    when…@korea.kr
    Telephone
    +82 55 211 1621
    Fax
    +82 55 211 1604
    Type
    Competent Authority
logo_cbd_secondary.pngThe Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety6 Sep 20003 Oct 2007Ratification
  • Jun Ha Choi

    Role
    Cartagena Protocol Primary NFP
    Position
    Second Secretary
    Department
    Green Economy and Environmental Diplomacy Division
    Institution
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address
    60, Sajik-ro 8-gil, Jongno-gu Seoul
    E-Mail
    jhch…@mofa.go.kr
    Fax
    +82 2 2100 8470
  • Ho-Min Jang

    Role
    BCH NFP
    Position
    Director
    Department
    Korea Biosafety Clearing House
    Institution
    Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology (KRIBB)
    Address
    125 Gwahangno, Yuseong-gu 34141 Daejeon
    E-Mail
    k…@kribb.re.kr
    Fax
    +82 42 879 8309
logo_cbd.pngConvention on Biological Diversity (CBD)13 Jun 19923 Oct 1994Ratification
  • Kwan-Sung Song

    Roles
    CBD Primary NFP, SBSTTA NFP, CHM NFP, GSPC NFP, GTI NFP, Protected Areas NFP, Resource Mobilization NFP
    Position
    Deputy Director
    Department
    Nature Conservation Bureau
    Institution
    Ministry of Environment
    Address
    Building #6, Government Complex-Sejong 11 Doum 6-ro Sejong Special Self-Governing City 339-012
    E-Mail
    kwan…@korea.kr
    Fax
    +82 44 201 7235
  • Jun Ha Choi

    Role
    CBD Primary NFP
    Position
    Second Secretary
    Department
    Green Economy and Environmental Diplomacy Division
    Institution
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address
    60, Sajik-ro 8-gil, Jongno-gu Seoul
    E-Mail
    jhch…@mofa.go.kr
    Fax
    +82 2 2100 8470
  • Jin Hur

    Role
    CBD Primary NFP
    Position
    Consul General
    Institution
    Consulate General of the Republic of Korea
    Address
    1250 René-Lévesque Boulevard West, Suite 3600 QC H3B 4W8 Montreal
    E-Mail
    mont…@mofa.go.kr
    Fax
    +1 514 845 1119
  • Byoung-Yoon Lee

    Role
    SBSTTA NFP
    Position
    Director
    Department
    Plant Resources Division
    Institution
    National Institute of Biological Resources
    Address
    Environmental Research Complex, Hwangyeong-ro 42, Seo-gu Incheon 404-708
    E-Mail
    byle…@korea.kr
    Fax
    +82 32 590 7445
  • Jong-Hwan Lim

    Role
    SBSTTA NFP
    Position
    Director
    Department
    Center for Forest and Climate Change
    Institution
    National Institute of Forest Science
    Address
    57 Hoegi-ro, Dongdaemun-gu Seoul 130-712
    E-Mail
    lim…@korea.kr
    Fax
    +82 2 961 2914
  • Junghan Bae

    Role
    CHM NFP
    Position
    Deputy Director
    Department
    Biodiversity Division, Nature Conservation Bureau
    Institution
    Ministry of Environment
    Address
    Building #6, Government Complex-Sejong 11 Doum 6-ro Sejong Special Self-Governing City 339-012
    E-Mail
    dark…@korea.kr
    Fax
    +82 44 201 7261
  • Young-Hyo Chang

    Role
    CHM NFP
    Position
    ABS Research Support Center
    Institution
    Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology (KRIBB)
    Address
    Yuseong-gu Daejeon 305-806
    E-Mail
    yhch…@kribb.re.kr
    Fax
    +82 42 879 8339
  • Jeong-Mi Park

    Role
    GSPC NFP
    Position
    Senior Researcher
    Department
    Plant Resources Division
    Institution
    National Institute of Biological Resources
    Address
    Environmental Research Complex Hwangyeong-ro 42, Seo-gu Incheon 22689
    E-Mail
    jmpa…@korea.kr
    Fax
    +82 32 590 7445
  • Cheul-ho Lee

    Role
    GSPC NFP
    Position
    Director, Division of Plant Conservation
    Department
    Korea National Arboretum
    Institution
    Korea Forest Services (KFS)
    Address
    415 Gwangneung Soomokwonro, Soheul-eup Pocheon-si Gyeonggi-Province
    E-Mail
    chle…@korea.kr
    Fax
    +82 31 540 1060
  • Woon Kee Paek

    Role
    GTI NFP
    Position
    Director, Research & Promotion Division
    Department
    Exhibition & Research Bureau
    Institution
    Natinal Science Museum
    Address
    481 Daedeokdaero, Yuseong-gu Daejeon 305-705
    E-Mail
    pae…@korea.kr
    Fax
    +82 42 601 7771
  • Myounghai Kwak

    Role
    GTI NFP
    Position
    Senior Researcher
    Department
    Plant Resources Division
    Institution
    National Institute of Biological Resources
    Address
    Environmental Research Complex Hwangyeong-ro 42, Seo-gu Incheon 22689
    E-Mail
    mhkw…@korea.kr
    Fax
    +82 32 590 7445
  • Chang Ho Shin

    Role
    GTI NFP
    Position
    Director
    Department
    Division of Forest Biodiversity, Korea National Arboretum
    Institution
    Korea Forest Service (KFS)
    Address
    415 Gwangneung Soomokwonro Soheul-eup Pocheon-si Gyeonggi-Province
    E-Mail
    pla…@korea.kr
    Fax
    +82 31 540 1070
  • Young Wook Cho

    Role
    Protected Areas NFP
    Position
    Deputy Director, Nature Policy Division
    Department
    Nature Conservation Bureau
    Institution
    Ministry of Environment
    Address
    Building #6, Government Complex-Sejong, 11 Doum 6-ro Sejong Special Self-Governing City 339-012
    E-Mail
    cho0…@gmail.com
    Fax
    +82 44 201 7235
  • Junghwa Chun

    Role
    Protected Areas NFP
    Position
    Research Scientist, Department of Forest Conservation
    Department
    National Institute of Forest Science
    Institution
    Korea Forest Service
    Address
    57 Hoegi-ro, Dongdaemun-gu Seoul 130-712
    E-Mail
    chun…@korea.kr
    Fax
    +82 2 961 2629
logo_cites.pngCITES9 Jul 19937 Oct 1993Accession
  • Animal Resources Division

    Institution
    National Institute of Biological Resources
    Fax

    +82 (

  • Biological Diversity Division

    Institution
    Ministry of Environment
    Address
    Government Complex - Sejong 11 Doum 6-ro
    E-Mail
    cite…@gmail.com
    Fax

    +82 (44) 201 72 61

  • Cetacean Research Institute

    Institution
    East Sea Fisheries Research Institute
    Address
    250, Jangsaengpogorae-ro
    Fax

    +82 (52) 27

  • Criminal Division Two Supreme Prosecutors’ Office

    Address
    157, Banpo-daero, Seocho-gu
    Fax

    +82 (2) 3480 27 16

  • Daegu Regional Environmental Office

    Address
    301, Hwaam-ro
    Fax

    +82 (

  • Distant Water Fisheries Resources Research Division

    Institution
    National Institute of Fisheries Science
    Address
    216, Gijanghaean-ro, Gijang-eup
    Fax

    +82 (51) 72

  • Geum River Basin Environmental Office

    Address
    417, Daehak-ro, Yuseong-Gu
    Fax

    +82 (

  • Han River Basin Environmental Office

    Address
    229, Misagangbyeonhangang-ro
    Fax

    +82 (31) 790 28 49

  • Herbal Medicine Policy Division

    Institution
    Ministry of Food and Drug Safety
    Address
    Osong-eup, Heungdeok-gu
    Fax

    +82 (

  • Herbal Medicine Reseach Division

    Institution
    National Institute of Food and Drug Safety Evaluation
    Address
    187, Osongsaengmyeong 2-ro Osong-eup, Heungdeok-gu
    Fax

    +82 (

  • International Investigation Team

    Institution
    Korea Customs Service
    Address
    189, Cheongsa-ro, Seo-gu
    Fax

    +82 (

  • Nakdong River Basin Environmental Office

    Address
    5, Jungang-daero 250beon-gil, Uichang-gu
    Fax

    +82 (55) 211 16 05

  • Plant Resources Division

    Institution
    National Institute of Biological Resources
    Address
    42, Hwangyeong-ro
    Fax

    +82 (32) 590 74 45

  • Saemangeum Regional Environmental Office

    Address
    100, Seogok-ro, Wansan-gu
    Fax

    +82 (63) 270 18 59

  • Wonju Regional Environmental Office

    Address
    65, Ipchun-ro Wonju-si
    Fax

    +82 (

  • Yeongsan River Basin Environmental Office

    Address
    31, Gyesu-ro, Seo-gu
logo_unfccc_1.pngKyoto Protocol25 Sep 19988 Nov 2002Ratification
  • Chang Soo Kim

    Position
    Second Secretary, Climate Change and Environment Team
    Institution
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address
    60, Sajik-ro 8-gil, Jongno-gu,, 110-787, Seoul
    E-Mail
    clim…@mofa.go.kr
    Fax
    (0082) 2 2100 7999
  • Ggochnim Bak

    Position
    Second Secretary
    Department
    Climate Diplomacy Division
    Institution
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address
    60, Sajik-ro 8-gil, Jongno-gu,, 110-787, Seoul
    E-Mail
    clim…@mofa.go.kr
    Fax
    (0082) 2 2100 7999
  • Haetnim Jeong

    Institution
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address
    60, Sajik-ro 8-gil, Jongno-gu,, 110-787, Seoul
    E-Mail
    clim…@mofa.go.kr
    Fax
    (0082) 2 2100 7999
  • Seungnam Lee

    Position
    Second Secretary
    Department
    Climate Diplomacy Division
    Institution
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address
    60, Sajik-ro 8-gil, Jongno-gu,, 110-787, Seoul
    E-Mail
    clim…@mofa.go.kr
    Fax
    (0082) 2 2100 7999
UNEP-small-logo-engish.pngMinamata Convention on Mercury24 Sep 2014 Signatory
logo_unep_secondary.pngMontreal Protocol 27 Feb 1992Accession
logo_cbd_secondary.pngNagoya Protocol20 Sep 201119 May 2017Ratification
  • Jun Ha Choi

    Role
    Nagoya Protocol Primary NFP
    Position
    Second Secretary
    Department
    Green Economy and Environmental Diplomacy Division
    Institution
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address
    60, Sajik-ro 8-gil, Jongno-gu Seoul
    E-Mail
    jhch…@mofa.go.kr
    Fax
    +82 2 2100 8470
  • Kwan-Sung Song

    Role
    Nagoya Protocol Primary NFP
    Position
    Deputy Director
    Department
    Nature Conservation Bureau
    Institution
    Ministry of Environment
    Address
    Building #6, Government Complex-Sejong 11 Doum 6-ro Sejong Special Self-Governing City 339-012
    E-Mail
    kwan…@korea.kr
    Fax
    +82 44 201 7235
  • Junghan Bae

    Role
    Nagoya Protocol Primary NFP
    Position
    Deputy Director
    Department
    Biodiversity Division, Nature Conservation Bureau
    Institution
    Ministry of Environment
    Address
    Building #6, Government Complex-Sejong 11 Doum 6-ro Sejong Special Self-Governing City 339-012
    E-Mail
    dark…@korea.kr
    Fax
    +82 44 201 7261
  • Byoung-Hee Lee

    Role
    Nagoya Protocol Primary NFP
    Position
    Senior Researcher
    Department
    National Biodiversity Center
    Institution
    National Institute of Biological Resources
    Address
    Environmental Research Complex Hwangyeong-ro, 42 Seo-gu Incheon 22689
    E-Mail
    dpt…@korea.kr
    Fax
    +82 32 590 7436
logo_unfccc_e.pngParis Agreement22 Apr 20163 Nov 2016Ratification
ramsar.pngRamsar Convention28 Jul 199728 Mar 1997Accession
  • Joon-woo SEO

    Position
    Editor
    Institution
    Ministry of Environment
    E-Mail
    joon…@korea.kr
  • Kwan-Sung SONG

    Position
    Deputy Director
    Institution
    Global Environment Division, Ministry of Environment
    E-Mail
    kore…@gmail.com
    Fax
    +82 44 201 6594
logo_rotterdam.pngRotterdam Convention7 Sep 199911 Aug 2003Ratification
  • Nam-hyuk Kim

    Position
    Director
    Department
    Green Economy and Environmental Diplomacy Division
    Institution
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address
    60 Sajik-Ro, 8-gil Jongno-Gu 03172 Seoul Republic of Korea
    E-Mail
    gree…@mofa.go.kr
    Telephone
    +82 2 2100 7794
    Fax
    +82 2 2100 8470
    Type
    Official Contact Point
logo_stockholm.pngStockholm Convention4 Oct 200125 Jan 2007Ratification
  • Nam-hyuk Kim

    Position
    Director
    Department
    Green Economy and Environmental Diplomacy Division
    Institution
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address
    60 Sajik-Ro, 8-gil Jongno-Gu 03172 Seoul Republic of Korea
    E-Mail
    gree…@mofa.go.kr
    Telephone
    +82 2 2100 7794
    Fax
    +82 2 2100 8470
    Type
    Official Contact Point
unccd.jpgUNCCD14 Oct 199417 Aug 1999Ratification
logo_unfccc.pngUNFCCC13 Jun 199214 Dec 1993Ratification
  • Chang Soo Kim

    Position
    Second Secretary, Climate Change and Environment Team
    Institution
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address
    60, Sajik-ro 8-gil, Jongno-gu,, 110-787, Seoul
    E-Mail
    clim…@mofa.go.kr
    Fax
    (0082) 2 2100 7999
  • Ggochnim Bak

    Position
    Second Secretary
    Department
    Climate Diplomacy Division
    Institution
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address
    60, Sajik-ro 8-gil, Jongno-gu,, 110-787, Seoul
    E-Mail
    clim…@mofa.go.kr
    Fax
    (0082) 2 2100 7999
  • Haetnim Jeong

    Institution
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address
    60, Sajik-ro 8-gil, Jongno-gu,, 110-787, Seoul
    E-Mail
    clim…@mofa.go.kr
    Fax
    (0082) 2 2100 7999
  • Seungnam Lee

    Position
    Second Secretary
    Department
    Climate Diplomacy Division
    Institution
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address
    60, Sajik-ro 8-gil, Jongno-gu,, 110-787, Seoul
    E-Mail
    clim…@mofa.go.kr
    Fax
    (0082) 2 2100 7999
UNEP-small-logo-engish.pngVienna Convention 27 Feb 1992Accession
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