Dr. Chanho Park is Director and the Head of Programs for Large Emerging Economies at Global Green Growth Institute and he has been managing UAE, China, India, Indonesia, Peru, Colombia, Mexico and GGGI’s Global GHGs MRV programs. Previously, he has been engaged in leading the programs in the Africa and the Middle East portfolio. Dr. Park has been actively leading programs on developing and implementing green growth policies and strategies. Currently, he is focusing on facilitating partnerships with a wide range of stakeholders from governments, private sector, and academia to share knowledge in the field of green growth across large emerging economies
Before joining the GGGI, Dr. Park was the head of Global Legislation Research Centre in Korea Legislation Research Institute (KLRI). He was responsible for enacting “the Presidential Decree (Regulation) of Low Carbon and Green Growth”, “the Korean Green House Gases(GHGs) Emission Trading Scheme (ETS) Act and Regulation”, and Carbon Market in Korea through collaboration with the Korean Presidential Committee on Green Growth (PCGG) and other relevant ministries. And he has multiple publications in the field of comparative legal research on climate change & corporate law and legislation and governance. He was involved and contributed to the development of Green Growth policies and the establishment of regulations on green growth by establishing the GHGs Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV) system via joint work. Dr. Park has also contributed to other Korean and other countries governmental agencies. And he has more than 10 years of teaching experience in the international trade law and commercial & economic laws at university and graduate school.