Communication, Education & Public Awareness

Celebrations taking place in Thailand

The Office of Natural Resources and Environmental Policy and Planning (ONEP) is pleased to announce that for the celebration of IBD Day 2006, it is organising a seminar taking place on 22 and 3 May 2006 at the Rama Garden Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand, that will deal with the following topics:

Results of COP-8
Red List data of plant and vertebrates
Biodiversity Hotspots
Laws related to Biodiversity use
Conservation and Alien Invasive Species

A visit to a forest plantation is also planned on 19 May 2006 at Sing Bury Province, Thailand.

A poster exhibition was organized and was opened by the Deputy Director General of the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation.

A report and photos available here.