CGCMG

Center for Global Climate and Marine Governance

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Director

Suh-Yong Chung
Professor, Division of International Studies of Korea University

Professor. Suh-Yong Chung is Professor in the Division of International Studies at Korea University.
He was also a Visiting Professor at SciencesPo in Paris in year 2014-2015. Professor Chung directs
Center for Climate and Sustainable Development Law and Policy (CSDLAP), and Korea University’s
Center for Climate Change and Marine Environment Governance. He has published numerous
journal articles and monographs in the fields of climate change, environment,
and sustainable development. At the policy level, Professor Chung is a Member of Policy Advisory Board of Ministry of Foreign
Affairs, Chair of National Working Group on UNDP/GEF YSLME Project, and Director of Institute of UN Affairs of UNA-Korea.
Previously, Professor Chung served a Member of Expert Committee of Presidential Advisory Council on Science as a Member of
Expert Committee, Compliance Committee of the UN Basel Convention as a Vice Chair and was a Member of Council of Global
Green Growth Institute and a Member of Honorary Committee to Host Green Climate Fund. Professor Chung holds degrees in
law and international relations from Seoul National University, the London School of Economics and Stanford University.