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Part IV: Annexes


Annex 1: Agenda and timetable

International Workshop on the Domesticated Asian Elephant 5-10 February 2001 Bangkok and Lampang/Chiang Mai, Thailand

4 February (Sunday): Arrival of participants in Bangkok

5 February (Monday):

0800-0845:

Registration at the FAO Regional Office

0845-0930:

Opening Ceremony


Opening Address by Dr R.B. Singh, Assistant Director-General and Regional Representative for Asia and the Pacific, FAO


Welcome Address by Mr Toshihiro Arai, President, Thai Sekisui Foam Co. Ltd., on behalf of Keidanren, Japan


Welcome Address by Manoonsak Tuntiwiwut, Deputy Managing Director, Forest Industry Organization, Thailand


Opening Remarks by Mr M. Kashio, Forest Resources Officer, FAO

0930-1000:

Coffee/Tea Break

1000-1040:

Introduction of the participants and the Workshop Secretariat, FAO Regional Office

1040-1130:

Keynote presentation"A Regional Overview on the Need for Registration of Domesticated Asian Elephants”, by Mr R. Lair, Domesticated Asian Elephant expert and FAO consultant

Session I: Presentation of Country Reports

1130-1200:

Street wandering elephants in Bangkok by Dr Viroj Pimmanrojnagool, and Mr Sawai Wanghongsa, Royal Forest Department, Thailand

1200-1230:

Domesticated elephants in Sri Lanka by Mr Jayantha Jayewardene

1230-1400:

Lunch

1400-1430:

Domesticated elephants in Indonesia by Mr Baringin Hutadjulu and Mr Ramon Janis

1430-1500:

Domesticated elephants in Bangladesh by Prof. Md. Anwarul Islam, University of Dhaka

1500-1530:

Coffee/Tea Break

1530-1600:

Domesticated elephants in Cambodia by Mr Chheang Dany

1600-1630:

Domesticated elephants in Myanmar by U Tun Aung and U Thoung Nyunt, Myanmar Timber Enterprise

1630-1700:

Domesticated elephants in Nepal by Mr Fanindra R. Kharel, Department of National Parks & Wildlife Conservation (DNPWC)

1700-1800:

Open Forum

1800-1930:

Welcome reception at the FAO Regional Office

6 February (Tuesday):

Session I: Presentation of Country Reports (continued)

0800-0830:

Domesticated elephants in Viet Nam by Mr Tran The Lien and Mr Trinh Viet Cuong

0830-0900:

Domesticated elephants in India by Mr S.S. Bist, Project Elephant

0900-0930:

Domesticated elephants in Malaysia by Mr Mohd. Shariff Daim, Department of Wildlife and National Parks

0930-1000:

Domesticated elephants and ecotourism in Thailand by Mr Prasob Thipprasert, Forest Industry Organization

10001015:

Coffee/Tea Break

Session II: Presentation of Thematic Papers

1015-1035:

Problems and challenges of Sumatran elephant ex situ management in Indonesia by Mr Bambang Suprayogi and Dr Jito Sugardjito, Fauna and Flora International - Indonesia Program

1035-1110:

Captive breeding of elephants by Dr Khyne U Mar, Myanma Timber Enterprise, Myanmar

1100-1125:

Comparison of blood chemistry values between captive elephants and free-ranging elephants in Thailand by Dr Darunee Tuntasuvan, National Institute of Animal Health, Bangkok

1125-1145:

Tranquillization and translocation of captive bulls by Dr Jacob V. Cheeran, India

1145-1205:

The role of private organizations in elephant conservation by Ms Soraida Salwala, the Friends of Asian Elephants, Thailand

1205-1230:

Management of domesticated elephant in Thailand: How NGOs can help? by Dr Parntep Patanakorn, Faculty of Veterinary Science, Mahidol University, Thailand

1230-1330:

Lunch

1330-1355:

Solutions to help domesticated elephants in Thailand by Mr Roger Lohanan, Thai Animal Guardians Association

1355-1415:

Captive Asian elephants and the conservation of the species by Dr Michael Stuewe, Smithsonian Institution, USA

1415-1430:

Using a database to help manage captive elephants by Dr J. Andrew Teare, Jacksonville Zoo, USA

1430-1445:

Introduction of elephant programmes in the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) by Dr Joanne Fielder, Belgium

1445-1505:

Introduction of the Mobile Clinic Programme in Thailand by Dr Bjarne Clausen

1505-1530:

Coffee/Tea Break

1530-1550:

Introduction to the Asian Elephant Conservation Fund and its activities by Dr Karl A. K. Stromayer, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S.A.

1550-1605:

Introduction of the Nagao Natural Environment Foundation (NEF) Dr M. Komoda, Director, NEF

1605-1625:

Introduction of the Ayutthaya Elephant Camp by Dr Puttipong Khawnual, The Ayutthaya Elephant Camp, Thailand

1625-1700:

Elephants' plight and a ray of hope (slides presentation) by Mr Sam Fang, Travel photo-journalist, Singapore & Thailand

Session III: Identification of Major Issues and Priority Areas of Work

1700-1900:

Discussions on potential group topics


1) Socio-economic and cultural issues


2) Laws, rules and regulations


3) Registration and management (database and information exchange)


4) Framework for co-operation and networking

7 February (Wednesday):

Session IV: Group Discussions on Each Identified Priority Area of Work

0800-0830:

Formation of groups and explanation of their tasks

0830-1230:

Group discussions

1230-1400:

Lunch

1400-1500:

Group discussions (continued)

1500-1530:

Coffee/Tea Break

1530-1700:

Group discussions (continued) and report writing

8 February (Thursday): (National holiday in Thailand)

Session V: Presentation of Group Reports

0830-0930:

Group 1: Socio-economic and cultural issues

0930-1035:

Group 2: Laws, rules and regulations

1035-1100:

Coffee/Tea Break

1100-1200:

Group 3: Registration and management (database and information exchange)

1200-1300:

Group 4: Framework for co-operation and networking

1300-1345:

Lunch

1345-1500:

Group Discussions: Suggestions for improving the final group reports

1500-1530:

Coffee/Tea Break

1530-1600:

Group report presentations

Session VI: Conclusions and Recommendations

1600-1645:

Conclusions and recommendations

1940:

Departure to Lampang by night train (sleeper)

Field Visit Programme: 9-10 February 2001

9 February (Friday):

0700:

Arrival of the participants at the Lampang Railway Station



· Received by FIO staff with two buses

0730-0830:

Take breakfast at a hotel

0845-1115:

Visit the Thai Elephant Conservation Center (TECC), FIO



· Briefing on the FIO elephant programmes



· Observe facilities and elephant show

1115-1215:

Visit to the FAE Elephant Hospital



· Observe the facilities and activities

1215-1315:

Lunch

1330-1520:

Visit to Mahout Training School

1520:

Departure to Chiang Mai

1620:

Check in the Chiang Mai Hills Hotel

Free time for enjoying Chiang Mai

10 February (Saturday):

0700-0800:

Breakfast

0800-1200:

Field visit to observe the Mae Sa Elephant Camp

1200-1330:

Lunch at the Chiang Mai Hills Hotel

1330-1430:

Overall summary of the Workshop and closing ceremony at the hotel

1430:

Departure of the participants from Chiang Mai International Airport

1900-2100:

Workshop Organizing Committee Meeting for discussions on the outcome of the Workshop and follow-up activities (WOC Members only)

Annex 2: List of participants

Australia

Bill Bonucci
Senior Elephant Keeper, Perth Zoo
20 Labouchore Rd., South Perth
Western Australia 6151
Tel. 61-8-9474-9806, Fax. 61-8-9474-0390, e-mail [email protected]

Trudy Abad
Elephant Keeper, Perth Zoo
20 Labouchore Rd., South Perth
Western Australia 6151
Tel. 61-8-9474-9806, Fax. 61-8-9474-0390, e-mail [email protected]

Laurie Pond
Programme Development Manager
The Royal Melbourne Zoological Gardens
P.O. Box 74, Parkville
Victoria 3052
Tel. 61-3-9285 9420, Fax. 61-3-9285 9330, e-mail [email protected]

Karina Holden
Film Maker, ABC TV
GPO Box 9994, Melbourne 3001, Victoria e-mail [email protected]

Bangladesh

Md. Anwarul Islam
Professor, Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka
Dhaka 1000
Tel. 880-2-861-8327, Fax. 880-2-861-5583 Ex 6065, e-mail [email protected]

Belgium

Joanne Fielder
International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)
13 Rue de Boduognat
Brussels 1000
Tel. 32-(0)2-282-0692, Fax. 32-(0)2-231-0402, e-mail [email protected]

Cambodia

Chheang Dany
National Project Coordinator
Cambodia's Elephant Conservation Project
Wildlife Protection Office
Department of Forestry and Wildlife
#40 Norodom Blvd., Phnom Penh
Tel.. 885-12- 867477, 934093, e-mail [email protected]

Kuy Tong
National Survey Coordinator
Cambodia's Elephant Conservation Project
Wildlife Protection Office
Department of Forestry and Wildlife
#40 Norodom Blvd., Phnom Penh
Tel. 885-12 875 413, e-mail [email protected]

Canada

Charles Gray
Superintendent of Elephants
African Lion Safari
RR 1, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 5S2
Tel. 519-623-2620, Fax. 519-623-9542, e-mail [email protected]

Denmark

Bjarne Clausen
Wildlife Veterinarian Consultant for the FIO/RSPCA MEC
RSPCA Horsham UK
Claus Nars Holm, 3520 Farum
Tel. 45-4495 0090, Fax. 45-4495 9315, e-mail [email protected]

India

Jacob V. Cheeran
Member, Steering Committee - Project Elephant
135, Nehru Nagar, Kuriachira, Thrichur - 680 006
Kerala
Tel. 91-487-42-0547, Fax. 91-487-42-1508, e-mail [email protected], [email protected]

S.S. Bist
Inspector-General of Forests & Director (Project Elephant)
Ministry of Environment & Forests
Project Elephant
Paryavaran Bhawan, CGO Complex
Lodhi Road, New Delhi 110003
Tel. 91-11-436-0957, Fax. 91-11-436-2813, e-mail [email protected]

Parbati Barua
Captive Elephant Expert, Project Elephant c/o Mr Douglas Arthur Phookan
Pubsarania, Byelane No. 6 (West)
Guwahati-781003 (Assam)
Tel. 91-361-51-0965, e-mail [email protected]; [email protected]

Indonesia

Jito Sugardjito
Director
Fauna & Flora International - Indonesia
Jl. Bangbarung Raya III/11
Bogor 16151
Tel. 62-251-326 408, Fax. 62-251-372 101, e-mail [email protected]

Bambang Suprayogi
Programme Coordinator
Fauna & Flora International - Indonesia
Sumatran Elephant Conservation Programme
Jl. Garuda No. 61A, Sei Sikambing
Medan
Tel. 62-61-845-2203, Fax. 62-61-847-4934, e-mail [email protected]

Toshinao Okayama
Expert, Biodiversity Conservation Project - JICA-LIP-PKA
JICA Office, Zoologi - LIPI
Jl. Raya Jakarta-Bogor Km. 46
Cibinon 16911, West Java
Tel.. 62-251-876-5066, Fax. 62-251-876-5066, e-mail [email protected]

Arnold F. Sitompul
Research Associate
Sumatran Elephant Project
Wildlife Conservation Society - Indonesia Program
PO Box 311, Bogor - West Java
Tel. 62-0251-32-5664, Fax. 62-0251-35-7347,
e-mail [email protected], [email protected]

Martin Tyson
Co-Manager
Sumatran Elephant Project
Wildlife Conservation Society - Indonesia Program
Jl. Ciremai No. 8, Bogor 16003
Tel. 62-0251-32-5664, Fax. 62-0251-35-7347
e-mail [email protected], [email protected]

Susan Mikota
Director
Elephant Care International
Sumatra
e-mail [email protected]

Hank Hammatt
Director
Elephant Care International
Sumatra
e-mail [email protected]

Ir. Baringin Hutadjulu
Head Sub-Directorate of Species Conservation
Directorate General of Forest Protection & Nature Conservation
Manggala Wanabakti Building, Block VII, 7/F
Jl. Jend. Gatot Subroto
Jakarta 10270
Tel. 62-21-572-0227, Fax. 62-21-572-0227, e-mail [email protected]

Ramon Janis
Reporting & Evaluation Division
Directorate General of Forest Protection & Nature Conservation
Department of Forestry
Manggala Wanabakti Bldg., Blk I, 8/F
Jl. Gatot Subroto, Jakarta 10270
Tel. 62-21-573-0313, Fax. 62-21-573-4818, e-mail [email protected]

Japan

Seiki Takatsuki
Associate Professor
The University Museum, The University of Tokyo
Hongo 7-3-1, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113
Tel. 03-5841-2482, Fax. 03-5841-8451, e-mail [email protected]

Taisitiroo Satoo
President
Japan Wildlife Research Center (JWRC)
Shitaya 3-10-10, Taito-ku, Tokyo
Tel. 81-3-5824-0960, Fax. 81-3-5824-0962, e-mail [email protected]

Makoto Komoda
Senior Researcher
Japan Wildlife Research Center (JWRC)
Shitaya 3-10-10, Taito-ku, Tokyo
Tel. 81-3-5824-0966, Fax. 81-3-5824-0968, e-mail [email protected]

Kumiko Yoneda
Senior Research Scientist
Japan Wildlife Research Center (JWRC)
Shitaya 3-10-10 Shitaya, Taito-ku, Tokyo
Tel. 81-3-5824-0963, Fax. 81-3-5824-0964, e-mail [email protected]

Reiko Nakamura
Secretary-General
Ramsar Center Japan
2-10-3 Minamikugahara Ota-ku, Tokyo 146-0094
Tel. 81-3-3758-7926, Fax. 81-3-3758-7927, e-mail [email protected]

Motokazu Ando
Director
Planning & Information Department
Kankyo Kagaku (Environmental Sciences) Co. Ltd.
3-4-7 Hiyoshidai, Otsu 520-0112
Tel. 81-77- 599-6866, Fax. 81-77-579-6866, e-mail [email protected]

Akira Saikyo
Director
Japan Leather & Leather Goods Industries Association
Hikaku Kenpo Kaikan 7/F
1-12-13 Komagata, Taito-ku, Tokyo
Tel. 81-3-3847-1451, Fax. 81-3-3847-1510

Inoue Takashi
Director
Japan Leather & Leather Goods Industries Association
Hikaku Kenpo Kaikan 7/F
2-5-1 Kaminarimon, Taito-ku, Tokyo
Tel. 81-3-3842-2531, Fax. 81-3-3841-1227

Lao PDR

Bounleuam Norachack
Deputy Chief of Technical Division
Department of Livestock & Fisheries
PO Box 811, Vientiane
Tel. 856-21-41-5674, Fax. 856-21-41-5674, 41-6932, e-mail [email protected]

Bounlieng Khoutsavang
Deputy Director of Livestock Research Centre
National Agriculture and Forestry Research Institute (NAFRI)
Vientiane
Tel. 856-21-22-2796

Sebastien Duffillot
ElefantAsia - Coordinateur
Responsible Communication et Spectacle
P.O. Box 6679, Vientiane
Tel. 856-21-25-2532, Fax. 856-21-25-2532, e-mail [email protected]

Gilles Maurer
ElefantAsia - Staff
Responsible Communication et Spectacle
P.O. Box 6679, Vientiane
Tel. 856-21-25-2532, Fax. 856-21-25-2532, e-mail [email protected]

Malaysia

Mohd. Shariff Daim
Director
Department of Wildlife, Malacca Malaysia
Jabatan Perlindungan Hidupan Liar Daman Negara Negeri Melaka
Tingkat 4 Bangunan Persekutuan
Jalan Hang Tuah 75300
Tel. 012-601-0477, Fax. 06-281-6610, e-mail [email protected]

Salman Saaban
Department of Wildlife, Malacca Malaysia
Jabatan Perlindungan Hidupan Liar Daman Negara Negeri Melaka
Tingkat 4 Bangunan Persekutuan
Jalan Hang Tuah 75300
Tel. 012-601-0477, Fax. 06-281-6610, e-mail [email protected]

Myanmar

U Tun Aung
Manager (Extraction)
Extraction Department
Myanma Timber Enterprise, Headquarters
Yangon
Tel. 095-01-22-0646, Fax. 095-01-22-1816

U Thoung Nyunt
Assistant Manager (VET)
Extraction Department
Myanma Timber Enterprise, Headquarters
Yangon
Tel. 095-01-22-0651, Fax. 095-02-22-1816

Nepal

Fanindra R. Kharel
Management Officer
Department of National Parks & Wildlife Conservation
PO Box 860, Babarmahal
Kathmandu
Tel. 977-1-22-0912, 22-0850, 53-0560, e-mail [email protected]mail.com

New Zealand

Erin Ludden
Elephant Trainer
North Island Zoological Trust
134 Western Springs Road
Western Springs, Auckland
Tel. 64-25-640-3449, e-mail [email protected]

Singapore

Kumar Pillai
Senior Assistant Curator
Singapore Zoological Gardens
80 Mandai Lake Road
Singapore 729826
Tel. 65-360-8527, Fax. 65-365-2331, e-mail [email protected]

Spain

Miguel Taberner Molinero
President
TERRA NATURA
Avenida del Textil
60 46870 Ontinyent, Valencia
Tel. 34-96-291-8028, Fax. 34-96-291-1599, e-mail [email protected]

Salvador Marín Lillo
Veterinary Surgeon
TERRA NATURA
Plaza de la Concepción
6, 2 pta 7, 46870 Ontinyent, Valencia
Tel. 34-96-291-5014, 68-637-2456, Fax. 34-96-291-5030, 647-5534
e-mail [email protected]

Xavier Mollá I Revert
Photographer
TERRA NATURA
Plaza de la Concepción
6, 2 pta 7, 46870 Ontinyent, Valencia
Tel. 34-96-291-5014, 68-637-2456, Fax. 34-96-291-5030, 647-5534
e-mail [email protected]

Gonzalo Fernández Hoyo
Zoological Director
Rain Forest, S.L.
c/Fernando El Santo 11, 28010 Madrid
Tel. 34-91-319-5177, Fax. 34-91-319-5335, e-mail [email protected]

Sri Lanka

B.A.D.S. Jayawardena
Veterinary Surgeon
Dept. of Wildlife Conservation
18, Gregory's Road, Colombo 07
Tel. 0094-1-69-8086, 69-4241, Fax. 0094-1-69-8556, e-mail [email protected]

Jayantha Jayewardene
Managing Trustee
Biodiversity & Elephant Conservation Trust
615/32 Rajagiriya Gardens
Nawala Road, Rayogoniya
Tel. 00941-86-7902, Fax. 00940-75-33-7142, e-mail [email protected]

Thailand

Mattana Srikrachang
Biologist/Member: Asian Elephant Specialist Group
Wildlife Research Division
Royal Forest Department
Phaholyothin Road, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900
Tel. 573-9240, e-mail [email protected]

Wongkwan Jitnupong
Veterinarian
Ayutthaya Provincial Livestock Office
Rojana Road
Vtai Pranakorn Sriayuttaya, Ayutthaya 10300
Tel. 035-33-5592, Fax. 035-33-5592

Soraida Salwala
Founder & Secretary General
Friends of the Asian Elephant (FAE)
350 Moo 8, Ram-Indra Rd., Soi 61
Tharaeng, Bangkhen, Bangkok 10230
Tel. 945-7124-6, Fax. 945-7124-6, e-mail [email protected]

Akkapon Payakkaporn
Executive Committee Member
Wild Animal Rescue Foundation of Thailand
235 Sukumvit 31, Bangkok 10110
Tel. 662-0898, Fax. 261-9670, e-mail [email protected]

Pornsawan Pongsopawijit
Graduate Student
Div. of Clinic for Elephant and Wildlife
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Chiang Mai University
Maehiae, Chiang Mai 50100
Tel. 053-94-8015, Fax. 053-27-4710, e-mail [email protected]

Grishda Lungka
Lecturer
Div. of Clinic for Elephant and Wildlife
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Chiang Mai University
Maehiae, Chiang Mai 50100
Tel. 053-94-8015, Fax. 053-27-4710, e-mail [email protected]; [email protected]

Puttipong Khawnual
Staff Veterinarian
The Ayutthaya Elephant Camp
Ayutthaya Historical Park
Pathon Road, Phranakorn, Sri Ayutthaya 13000
Tel. 01-821-9484, 035-21-1001, Fax. 035-21-1001, e-mail [email protected]

Parntep Ratanakorn
Dean
Mahidol University
Faculty of Veterinary Science
Salaya, Nakhon Pathom 73170
Tel. 441-0931-2, Fax. 441-0937, e-mail [email protected]

Roger Lohanan
Chief Executive
Thai Animals Guardians Association
55/187 Krongchan Villa 7
Sukhapiban 3 Road, Sahpansoong, Bangkok 10240
Tel. 373-2886, Fax. 373-2886, e-mail [email protected]

Waroot Wangkalasin
Chief Operation Officer
Asian Elephant Foundation of Thailand (AEFT)
69/26 Soi Patumwan Resort
Phayatai Road, Rachitawee, Bangkok 10400
Tel. 653-7431, Fax. 653-7432, e-mail [email protected]

David Lyman
Senior Director
Tilleke & Gibbins International Ltd
64/1 Soi Tonson
Ploenchit Road, Tilleke & Gibbins Bldg., Bangkok 10330
Tel. 263-7720, 254-2640, Fax. 263-7710-13, e-mail [email protected]

Alongkorn Mahannop
Veterinarian
Royal Chitralada Palace
Dusit, Bangkok 10303
Tel. 282-6522, Fax. 282-6522

Viroj Pimmanrojnagool
Director
National Park & Wildlife Research Division
Royal Forest Department
Phaholyothin Road, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900
Tel. 579-9874, Fax. 579-9874, e-mail [email protected]

Sawai Wanghongsa
Technical Forester
National Park & Wildlife Research Division
Royal Forest Department
Phaholyothin Road, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900
Tel. 579-9874, Fax. 579-9874

Gary Van Zuylen
Director
Thai Society for the Conservation of Wild Animals
32 Prathum CT, 85/3-8 Soi Rajaprarop
Makkasan, Bangkok
Tel. 248-0405, Fax. 248-1490, e-mail [email protected]

Darunee Tuntasuvan
Veterinary Official 8
National Institute of Animal Health
Kasetklang, Jatujak, Bangkok 10900
Tel. 579-8908 Ext. 325, Fax. 579-8919, e-mail [email protected]

Sam Fang
Travel Photo Journalist/Travel Writer/Author
Sam Fang Enterprises - Media Communication
P.O. Box 257, Chiang Mai 50000
Tel. 53-84-0832, Fax. 53-84-0604, e-mail [email protected]

Supradit Kanwanich
Vice President
Wild Animal Rescue Foundation of Thailand
235 Sukumvit 31, Bangkok 10110
Tel. 261-9670, 662-0898, Fax. 261-9670, 662-0898, e-mail [email protected]

Belinda Stewart-Cox
Founding Director
The Western Forest Elephant Conservation Project, Thailand
37 Moo 8 Tambon Kaeng Sian
Amphoe Muang, Kanchanaburi 71000
Tel. 034-62-4684, Fax. 034-62-4684, e-mail [email protected]

Pisuth Lertvilai
Regional Marketing Manager, Rovithai Limited
2058/10 Soi Narathivas 20, Narathivas-rajanakarindr Road,
Chongnonsee, Yanawa, Bangkok 10120
Tel. 332-7120 Ext.300, Fax. 332-7135, e-mail [email protected]

Brian Clarke
Special Consultant
The Ayutthaya Elephant Camp
Phra Nakhon Sri Ayutthaya Historical Park
Paton Road, Phra Nakhon, Ayutthaya 13000
Tel. 035-32-8685, Fax. 035-21-1001, e-mail [email protected]

Eric Albert
Journalist
France Soir
KC Court 2, Appt 306
1755/6 Chan Road
Yanawa, Bangkok 10120
Tel. 847-4764, Fax. 678-9163, e-mail [email protected]

Samart Prasitphol
Livestock Department
National Institute of Elephant Research & Health Service
T. Nabua, A. Muang
Surin 32000
Tel. 044-51-3000, Fax. 044-51-3000, e-mail [email protected]

Prasob Tipprasert
Elephant Specialist
Forest Industry Organization
76 Rajadamnern Nok, Panprap, Bangkok
Tel. 282-3875, Fax. 282-4197, e-mail [email protected]

Peter Janssen
Bangkok Bureau Chief
6/F Bangkok Post Building
136 Na Ranong, Bangkok
Tel. 671-3165-7 Ext 28, Fax. 671-3169, e-mail [email protected]

Karen Emmons
Journalist-Freelance
6/5 Soi Phrom Sak, Sukhumvit Soi 39, Bangkok 10110
Tel. 258-7572, Fax. 258-7572, e-mail [email protected]

Sumolya Kanchanapongloo
Associate Professor
Department of Vet. Anatomy
Faculty of Anatomy
Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok
Tel. 218-9656, Fax. 218-9675, e-mail [email protected]

Somkiat Trongwongsa
Consultant and Co-operator
Elephant Reintroduction Project
WWF Thailand Programme
104 Outreach Building, AIT
PO Box 4, Klong Luang, Pathumtani 12120
Tel. 524-6168-9, Fax. 524-6134

Toshihiro Arai
President
Thai Sekisui Foam Co., LTD.
Amata Nakorn (Bangpakong) Industrial Estate
700/329 Moo. 6, (Bangna-Trad Rd. Km. 57)
Tumbol Don Hua-loh, Amphur Muang Chonburi 20000
Tel. 038-21-3219, Fax. 038-21-3281, e-mail [email protected]

Manoonsak Tuntiwiwut
Deputy Managing Director
Forest Industry Organization
76 Rajadamnern Ave., Bangkok 10100
Tel. 281-3459, e-mail [email protected]

United Kingdom

Suzanne Campbell-Jones
Film Director
Byhand House
36 Cleveland Walk, Bath BA2 6JU
Tel. 44-1225 460 450, e-mail [email protected]

Richard Lewis
Coordinator
World Society for the Protection of Animals
2 Langley Lane, London SW8 1TJ
Tel. 44-1212 283 6159, Fax. 44-1212 283 8165

Jim Cox
Coordinator
World Society for the Protection of Animals
2 Langley Lane, London SW8 1TJ
Tel. 44-1212 283 6159, Fax. 44-1212 283 8165, e-mail [email protected]

Khyne U Mar
PhD Student
University of London
1 Kingscourt Road
Streatham SW16 1JA, London
Tel. 44-0208-7698116, Fax. 44-0208-7698116, e-mail [email protected]

United States

Mike Keele
Assistant Director (AZA Species Coordinator Elephant SSP)
Oregon Zoo
4001 SW Canyon Road, Portland, Oregon 97221
Tel. 503-220 2445, Fax. 503-226 0074, e-mail [email protected]

Jeff Briscoe
Principal Animal Supervisor/Elephant Manager
Los Angeles Zoo
13420 Fernmont St.
Slynar California 91342
Tel. 818-361 0234, Fax. 818-361 0234, e-mail [email protected]

Karl A.K. Stromayer
Wildlife Biologist & Asian Elephant Conservation Fund Project Officer
US Fish and Wildlife Service
Division of International Conservation
4401 North Fairfax Drive, Room 730
Arlington, VA 22203-1622
Tel. 703-358 1764, Fax. 703-358 2849, e-mail [email protected]

J. Andrew Teare
Staff Veterinarian
Jacksonville Zoo
8605 Zoo Parkway, Jacksonville, FL 32218
Tel. 904-757 4463 XT 214, Fax. 904-714 4441
e-mail [email protected], [email protected]

John Lehnhardt
Animal Operation Director
Disney's Animal Kingdom
P.O. Box 10000
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
Tel. 407-939 6382, 939 6398, Fax. 407-939 6391, e-mail [email protected]

Michael Stuewe
WWF-US
43 Liberty Street
Montpelier, VT05602
Tel. 1802-223 2958, Fax. 1802-223 6399, e-mail [email protected]

Kim Bauers
Scientist
P.O. Box 259536
Madison, WI 53725
Tel. 608-244 6753, e-mail [email protected] or [email protected]

Sylvia Taylor
Veterinarian
309 Live Oak Ave.
Tampa, FL 33417
Tel. 813-980 0616, e-mail [email protected]

Viet Nam

Tran The Lien
Vice Chief of Nature Conservation Division
Forest Protection Department
Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
2 Ngoc Ha Street, Hanoi
Tel. (84)4 7335676, Fax. (84)4 7335685, e-mail [email protected]

Trinh Viet Cuong
Field Zoologist
Institute of Ecology and Biological Resources
Viet Nam National Center for Natural Science and Technology (NCNST)
Nghia Do, Cau Giay, Hanoi
Tel. (84)4 7562810, Fax. (84)4 8361196, e-mail [email protected]

Frank Momberg
Indochina Program Director
Fauna & Flora International (FFI)
Pho Hue 104B
IPO Box 87, Hanoi
Tel. 84-4943 2292-3, Fax. 84-4943 2254, e-mail [email protected]

UN Agencies

UNEP
Yoshihiro Natori
Deputy Regional Director
UNEP/ROAP
UN Building, Rajdamnern Ave., Bangkok 10200
Tel. 288-1871, Fax. 280-3829, e-mail [email protected]

FAO

R.B. Singh
Assistant Director-General and Regional Representative for Asia and the Pacific Region
FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific
Maliwan Mansion, Phra Atit Road
Bangkok 10200
Tel. 281-7844 Ext 222, Fax. 280-0445, e-mail [email protected]

Dong Qingsong
Deputy Regional Representative
FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific
Maliwan Mansion, Phra Atit Road
Bangkok 10200
Tel. 281-7844 Ext 223, Fax. 280-0445, e-mail [email protected]

Masakazu Kashio
Forest Resources Officer for Asia and the Pacific
FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific
Maliwan Mansion, Phra Atit Road
Bangkok 10200
Tel. 281-7844 Ext 141, Fax. 280-0445, e-mail [email protected]

Patrick Durst
Senior Forestry Officer for Asia and the Pacific
FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific
Maliwan Mansion, Phra Atit Road
Bangkok 10200
Tel. 281-7844 Ext 139, Fax. 280-0445, e-mail [email protected]

Darmo Suparmo
NFP Advisor (Asia-Pacific)
FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific
Maliwan Mansion, Phra Atit Road
Bangkok 10200
Tel. 281-7844 Ext 142, Fax. 280-0445, e-mail [email protected]

Nongnuch Tuntawiroon
Budget Assistant
FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific
Maliwan Mansion, Phra Atit Road
Bangkok 10200
Tel. 281-7844 Ext 231, Fax. 280-0445, e-mail [email protected]

Richard Lair
FAO Consultant
Forest Industry Organization
PO Box 26, Lampang 52000
Tel. 054-22-3722 (res.) and 01-9935821 (mobile), Fax. 054-22-3722 (res.)
e-mail [email protected]; [email protected]

Iljas Baker
FAO Consultant
Visiting Professor
Mahidol University
Salaya, Nakhon Pathom 73170
Tel. 66-034-441-9324 (office), 66-2-962-0574 (Res.), Fax. 66-034-441-9738 (office)
e-mail [email protected]


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