About the Regional Office

The UNEP Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific is located in Bangkok and is made up of staff and specialist officers from UNEP’s Division of Early Warning and Assessment, Division of Policy Implementation, Division of Technology, Industry and Economics, Division of Global Environment Facility, Division of Communications and Publication Information and the Division of Environmental Law and Conventions.

It houses the Secretariats of the Regional Seas Programme - the East Asian Seas Action Plan, the Asia Pacific Forum for Environment and Development, and the Indian Ocean – South-East Asia Marine Turtle Memorandum of Understanding.