National Focal Points

National Focal Points in each participating country act as a channel of communication, to coordinate participation of and guide national institutions in implementation of COBSEA-approved programmes (paragraph 59). National institutions provide the institutional basis for carrying out the projects under the action plan (paragraph 60).

Cambodia

Mr. Kim Nong
Director Secretary General for National Committee for Coastal Management and Development and
Deputy Director General, General Directorate of Administration for Nature Conservation and Protection, Ministry of Environment
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
www.moe.gov.kh

China

Ms. Chen Haijun
Director 
Division of International Ecological and Environmental Conventions, Department of International Cooperation, Ministry of Ecology and Environment
Beijing, PR of China
www.moe.gov.kh

Indonesia

Mr. M.R. Karliansyah
Director General
Environmental Pollution and Degradation Control, Ministry of Environment and Forestry
Jakarta, Indonesia
www.mofa.go.kr/ENG

Malaysia

Ms. Norsham Binti Abdul Latip
Senior Undersecretary
Management of Biodiversity & Forestry
Ministry of Energy & Natural Resources
Putrajaya, Malaysia
www.nre.gov.my/en

Philippines

Engr. William P. Cuñado
Director
Environmental Management Bureau
Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Quezon City, Philippines
www.emb.gov.ph

Republic of Korea

Mr. Changoo Kim
Director
Global Environment & Science Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Seoul, Republic of Korea
www.mofa.go.kr/ENG 

Singapore

Mr. Hazri Hassan
Director of International Policy and Permanent Representative of Singapore to the United Nations Environment Programme
Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources
Singapore
www.mewr.gov.sg

Thailand

Mr. Sopon Thongdee
Director-General
Department of Marine and Coastal Resources, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
Bangkok, Thailand
www.dmcr.go.th

Vietnam

Mr. Vu Si Tuan
Deputy Director General
Viet Nam Administration of Seas and Islands (VASI), Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
Hanoi, Viet Nam
www.vasi.gov.vn/en