Aban Marker Kabraji
Aban Marker Kabraji is the Regional Director of The World Conservation Union (IUCN) in Asia from 1999 onwards. Created in 1948 in Fontainebleau (France), The World Conservation Union is the world’s leading environmental organization. Its role is to convene, mobilize, and empower organizations and people to better integrate conservation into economic and social development. IUCN is an observer at the UN General Assembly, with Headquarters in Switzerland. Members comprise a unique combination of States (82) and NGOs (884) and a highly credible network of voluntary individual experts (10,000). The Union has 150 member agencies (government and non-government) in 19 of the 23 countries from South to East Asia and 500 staff in the region.