Suriname - National authorities

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: secretariat@ 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