Suriname

Official name Region ISO 3166-2 code Flag
Suriname
Central and South America and the Caribbean
SR

Party status

Type Party status Date of joining Entry into force
Party Accession 17 November 1980 15 February 1981

National contacts

    Management authorities

    1. Ministry of Land Policy and Forest Management

    The Head of Suriname Forest Service (Hoofd Dienst Lands Bosbeheer)
    Telephone
    +597 864 76 64
    Fax
    +597 47 94 21
    42 25 55
    Contact people
    Mr. Roelf Cairo – Deputy Permanent Secretary Forest Management of the Ministry of Land Policy and Forest Management
    Mailing address
    Cornelis Jongbawstraat 33
    P.O. Box 436
    Paramaribo


    Alternate CITES Focal Point:
    Mrs. Kaminie Tajib / Policy Advisor for the Ministry of Land Policy and Forest Management
    Email: [email protected]
    Tel: + 597 714 66 97

    Last update
    18 June 2021

    1. Natuurbeschermingscommissie (Nature Conservation Commission)

    Telephone
    +597 47 13 16
    Fax
    +597 42 25 55
    47 94 21
    Mailing address
    c/o Suriname Forest Service, Nature Conservation Division
    Cornelis Jongbawstraat 10-12
    P.O. Box 436
    Paramaribo
    Last update
    04 January 2023

    2. CITES Scientific Authority

    Telephone
    +597 8713546
    +597 8523904
    Mailing address
    Cornelis Jongbawstraat 10-12
    P.O. Box 436
    Paramaribo

    - Ministry of Land Policy and Forest Management 
    Kiran Somaroe / Email: [email protected] / Tel: +597 8713546
    Patricia Sewpersad / Email: [email protected] / Tel: +597 8523904

    - Nationale Zoologische Collectie van Suriname
    Gwendolyn Landburg / Emails: [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]
    Tel: +597 465558 ext 2339 / 2340 08635883

    - National Herbarium of Suriname
    Iwan Molgo / Emails: [email protected]; [email protected] / Tel: +597 464151

    - The Center for Agricultural Research in Suriname (CELOS)
    Rawieskoemar Chatterpal / Emails: [email protected] celos.sr.org; [email protected] / Tel: +597 490128, +597 490789

    - Foundation for Forest Management and Forest Supervision (SBB)
    Cindyrella Kasanpawiro / Emails: [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected] / Tel: +597 8643023

    - Ministry of agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Fisheries (MAAHF) 

    Department of Veterinary Service 
    Faizel Wilnis / Email: [email protected] / Tel: +597 8877942

    Fisheries Department
    Tania Rampersad / Email: [email protected] / Tel: +597 8827513

    Plant Protection and Quality Inspections Department
    Richard Bakridi / [email protected] / Tel: +597 8943609
     

    Last update
    23 February 2023