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2015 1st WLCF
Here are the speakers of The 1st World Leaders' Conservation Forum.
  • NameDongwon Shin
  • NationalityRepublic of Korea
  • OrganizationKorea National Park Service
  • TitleFormer Executive Director

Professional Background

2013.06~2014 Head of Center for Waste Eco-Energy and Greenhouse Gases (CWEG) and Professor at Hanyang University
2010.02~2013.05 Executive Director of Park Conservation, Korea National Park
2006~2010 Director of Wonju Regional Environmental Management Office, Director of Metropolitan Area Air Quality Management Office
2005~2006 Adjunct professor, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
2002~2005 UNEP Diplomat (P5, Geneva)
1984~2002 Public Servant, Ministry of Environment


1987 Environmental Planning, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Seoul National University
1978 Department of Social Studies Education, College of Education, Seoul National University

Introduction of the Organization

First established in July 1, 198 under the Ministry of Construction, Korea National Park Service became part of Ministry of Interior in April 1991 and then of the Ministry of Environment in February 1998. The organization is mandated by the Minister of Environment to contribute to public health and wellbeing by conserving and protecting national parks across the country. The organization is also in charge of efficient national park management, which involves installation and maintenance of park facilities.

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