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About Data and Information Network Regional Activity Centre of NOWPAP

NOWPAP DINRAC is hosted by the China-ASEAN Environmental Cooperation Center of the Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) in Beijing, People's Republic of China. The objectives of DINRAC are to develop a region-wide data and information exchange network, to promote regional cooperation and exchange of information on the marine and coastal environment in the NOWPAP region and eventually to serve as a NOWPAP Clearinghouse.

The DINRAC Website is established and maintained by the NOWPAP DINRAC, which is envisioned as a primary source of environmental data and information for the NOWPAP region and also as a "switchboard" to provide links to resources available in NOWPAP member countries, with the ultimate goal to serve as "NOWPAP Clearing House" to provide DATA and INFORMATION on marine environment quality in the NOWPAP region.

Data and Information resulted from NOWPAP activities by NOWPAP Regional Activity Centers (RACs), NOWPAP Regional Coordination Unit (RCU), Focal Points and Working Groups of RACs in NOWPAP Members are covered and could be accessed at the Website. Also, related national sources and international sources on marine data and information in NOWPAP Region are included as supplement to make the website as a "Portal on" Marine Data and Information of NOWPAP.

China-ASEAN Environmental Cooperation Center
No.1 Yuhuinanlu Chaoyang District, Beijing 100029, P.R.China
Tel: +86 -10-8466-5952
Fax: +86-10-8466-5969
Email: [email protected]


Dr. Kun LEI (Ms.)
River and Coastal Environmental Research Center
Chinese Research Academy of Environmental Sciences
Tel: +86-10-8491-5305
Email: [email protected]

Ms. Qian LI
Environmental Quality Assessment Department
China National Environmental Monitoring Center
Tel: +86-10-8494-3146
Eamil: [email protected]


Mr. HASHIMOTO Takafumi
Deputy Director for Technology Planning and Coordination
Technology Planning and International Affairs Division,
Hydrographic and Oceanographic Department,
Japan Coast Guard
3-1-1, Kasumigasei, Bldg.No.4, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-8932, Japan
TEL: +81-3-3595-3603
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Yoshihisa SHIRAYAMA
Executive Director of Research
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
(Tokyo Office) Fukokuseimei Bldg. 23F, 2-2-2 uchisaiwai-cho Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0011, Japan
Tel: +81-3-5157-3900
Fax: +81-3-5157-3903
E-mail: [email protected]
(Headquarters)2-15 Natsushima-cho, Yokosuka 237-0061, Japan
Tel: +81-46-867-9000
Fax: +81-46-867-9005


Dr. Hee-Dong JEONG
Principal Researcher
East Sea Fisheries Research Institute
National Fisheries Research & Development Institute
482, Sacheonhaean-Ro, Yeongok-Myeon, Gangneung, Gangwon-Do, 210-861, Korea
Tel: +82-33-660-8530
Fax: +82-33-661-3923
E-mail: [email protected]

Russian Federation

Head of Laboratory of Ocean Information and Ocean Monitoring
V.I.Il’ichev Pacific Oceanological Institute
Far Eastern Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences
43 Baltiyskaya St., Vladivostok, 690041, Russian Federation
Tel: +7-423-231-1420
Fax: +7-423-231-2573
E-mail: [email protected]

Dr. Nikolay A. RYKOV
Head of Department of Engineering Oceanology and Ecological Designing
Far Eastern Regional Hydrometeorological Research Institute (FERHRI)
Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring
Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology
24, Fontannaya St., Vladivostok, 690091, Russian Federation
Tel: +7-423-226-7352
Fax: +7-423-243-4054
E-mail: [email protected], [email protected]