Duties and Responsibilities

1. Study and research on the forest biodiversity , indigenous knowledge, forest resource utilization.

2. Creation of biodiversity and information database.

3. Promotion and management of forest biodiversity.

4. Follow and coordinate with other countries on forest biodiversity and related conventions.

5. Distribution knowledge and news about forest biodiversity.

6. Work on other tasks that are related or assigned to the division.


Forest Biodiversity Division consists of 1 sector and 2 groups, which are:

1. General Management Sector

- Work on general administrations, archiving, publishing and personnel matters.

- Work on monetary matters, accounting, supplies and vehicles.

- Work on projects planning and budgets, including tracking and assessment of operation results.

- Work on tasks that are assigned to the sector.


2. Forest Biodiversity Information Exploration and Database Management Group

- Research on forest biodiversity and related indigenous knowledge.

- Collection and development of forest biodiversity database.

- Provide support for developments in utilization of forest biodiversity database and related indigenous knowledge.

- Distribution and exchange of news and indigenous knowledge related to forest biodiversity. utilization of forest biodiversity database and related indigenous knowledges.

- Cooperate together with local organization, state and private agencies.

- Work on tasks that are assigned to the group.


3. Forest Biodiversity Promotion and Management Group

- Provide support for the development of cooperation in forest biodiversity management in every aspects for sustaining forest utilization.

- Provide support for the conservation of rare and endangered species.

- Cooperate with local organizations, state, private and international agencies to conform to the biodiversity-related conventions.

- Work on tasks that are assigned to the group.

Forest Biodiversity Division
6th floor , Surassawadee Bld.
61 Paholyothin rd. Ladyaw district Jatujak area Bangkok 10900
Telephone : 02-5792814
E-mail : [email protected]