Recognized for its efforts to spread eco-culture, the National Institute of Ecology (NIE) won the 2017 Global Power Brand Award (GPBA) and the award of “Seong-yeop Ryu, the President of Education, Culture, Sports and Tourism Committee at the National Assembly”.
NIE is an affiliated organization of the Ministry of Environment, which was established in 2013, with the decision to preserve biodiversity instead of reclaiming the tidal mudflats of Seocheon-gun, Chungcheongnam-do. This area boasting 984,400 square meters of natural environment is home to 5400 species of plants and animals.
NIE has been implementing a combined function of ecological preservation, education and exhibition on the basis of professional ecological research with the intention to create a sustainable future. Based on this, they are leading the ecological research in the country and the world, raising the national competitiveness.
– Chosun Ilbo reporter: Moon Il Yo
Video Link: http://www.youtube.com/embed/EowmqC-Cyk4
Company Name: National Institute of Ecology
Contact Person: National Institute of Ecology Global Team
Country: South Korea