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Independent experts nominated by country party

Jino Kwon

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Last name
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Date of Nomination
Discipline of Expertise
Other Disciplines
UN languages spoken


Geographical Focus
Job function
Research Forester
Forest soil and water conservation
Telephone number
0082 2 9612 632
Work experience
1. Speaker and member of the International symposium on Forest Landscape Restoration (2013), Wisconsin 5th SER Confernce, organized by KFS, IUCN,WRI and USA;_x000D_
2. Researcher of "National REDD-Plus Strategy and Implementation in Indonesia: the case of REDD+ Pilo Project in Lombok, Indonesia (2010-2011);_x000D_
3. Member of the Committee of the 1st Inernational Conference on Forest Related Traditional Knowledge and Culture in ASIA 2008, and Participant of the year 2009 and 2010;_x000D_
4. Represeantative Speaker of the 2004 ASEM (Asian and European Meeting) in China Shanghai & Beijing on the Urban Forest Restoration Practice for the Developing Countries in Asia; Thematic areas: Forest landscape, Forest Restoration, landscape Ecology and Human related (Urban/Village) Forest landscape; Geographic areas of experience: UK, Indonesia/Rombok Island, hina(Kunming), and Australia (Tasmania)
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
PhD, Sense of Place - A Concept of Prototype landscape with reference to a New Policy of Urban Fringe Forest, Sheffield University, UK, 2002
Publication titles
1. Eun-Mi KIM, Jino KWON, Chang-Wan KANG and Jung-Hwa CHUN, 2013, Causes of the Difference of Inhabited Altitudes above Sea level of Fairy Pitta (Pitta nympha) on Jeju Island followed byForest Landscape through the Comparison of LANDSAT Images and the Literature review, Journal of the Korean Association of Geographic Information Studies, 16(4); 79-90;_x000D_
2. Jeong-Hak OH, Jino KWON, Ju-Han YOU and Kyung-Tae KIM,2010, A Landscape Ecological Model for Assessing the Koean Urban Forests, Korean Journal of Environment and Ecology, 24(2); 178-185;_x000D_
3. Jino KWON, Jeong-Hak OH, Young-Kul KIM and Jino KWON. 2007. An Analysis of Landcover Change and Temporal Landscape Structure in the Main Ridge Area of the Baekdu Daegan Mountain System, Journal of the Korean Association of Geographic Information Studis, 10(3):49-57;_x000D_
5. Jino KWON, Hyung-Je CHO, Myong-Sub CHOI and Jeong-Hak OH,2005, Vegetation Landscape Characteristics and Assessment of Biotope Diversity in the Isolated Forests on teh Urban Areas: Case Study on the Three Parks, Daegu Metropolitan City, Journal of Korean Forest Society, 94(6); 462-467
Other activities
UNCCD Science and Technology Correspondent (STC)
Excellent co-research award in 2012;_x000D_
Prime minister's commendation as the Exemplary Official in 2011;_x000D_
Excellent research Publicity award in 2011
Organisation name
Korea Forest Research Institute
Organisation street address
#57 Hoegri-ro_x000D_
Dongdaemun-gu, 130-712
Organisation city