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Forest Policy and Economics Department

Forest Policy and Economics Department aims to conduct research for developing customer-oriented forest policies and improving citizen’s quality of life. Under this goal, the Division strives to develop forestry and forest product industry for enhancing forest value, implement sustainable forest management, develop convergence technology for advancing forest resource information, and establish rational forestland?mountain village policies. We are also committed to strengthening international and inter-Korean forest cooperation, exploring forest resources abroad, enhancing customer satisfaction through efficient forest welfare services, and securing forest carbon credits in preparation for post-2020 era.

Global Forestry Division

The Global Forestry Division aims to be a leading forestry sector think tank in the era of globalization. Our mission is to strengthen international forestry cooperation and the forestry cooperation between the two Koreas as well as to establish global forestry development strategies. The division consists of three core research teams that focus on International Cooperation Research, Global Forest Resources and Trade Research, and Inter-Korean Forest Research, respectively. The International Cooperation Research team provides a variety of information to the Government of the Republic of Korea for bilateral and multilateral forestry cooperation through developing responsive strategies for international conventions and meetings based upon a deep understanding of international forestry affairs. The Global Forest Resources and Trade Research team conducts research on the building of databases for global forest resource development and investment, the establishment of trade negotiation impact assessments and of domestic and foreign responsive strategies, and forest products trade policies. The Inter-Korean Forest Research team makes efforts to facilitate effective forestry cooperation between the two Koreas. Its research includes the collection and analysis of North Korean forestry databases using satellite images, and studies on trends in North Korean forestry policies as well as North Korean forest restoration strategies for policy support of the two Koreas’ forestry cooperation.

  • Responses to major international conventions and meetings on forests such as the World
    Responses to major international conventions and meetings on forests such as the World

    Responses to major international conventions and meetings on forests such as the World Forestry

  • Current status of global forestresource development
    Current status of global forestresource development

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  • Degraded forests near Namyang in the North Hamgyeong
    Degraded forests near Namyang in the North Hamgyeong

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  • Strategies for bilateral forestry cooperation
    Strategies for bilateral forestry cooperation

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  • Degraded forest land classification of Hyesan
    Degraded forest land classification of Hyesan

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  • Yanggang province (1999)
    Yanggang province (1999)

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