MISSION: To educate, inspire, and assist individuals, business organizations, and environmental groups to care for and protect the environment; to promote greater public awareness and interest in environmental issues; to seek public cooperation in protecting and improving the environment; and to involve business leaders in a pro-active process of environmental management.
a. COMPOSITION (Number of members per sector):
Ministries and governmental agencies: 6 Non-Governmental Organizations: 1 Academic/Research Institutions: 3 Business/Productive Sector: 6 Others: 0 TOTAL NUMBER OF MEMBERS: 16b. LIST OF MEMBERS/ORGANIZATIONS:
PATRON-IN-CHIEF: Mr. Mah Bow Tan, Minister for the Environment BOARD OF DIRECTORS: CHAIRMAN: Mr. Ho Kwon-Ping, President, Wah-Chung International Corporation Pte. Ltd. VICE CHAIRMAN: Mr. Chng Hee Kok, Chairman, United Paper Industries Mr. Richard E. Hale, Chief Executive Officer, The Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corporation Ltd. Prof. Wee Yeow Chin, Department of Botany, National University of Singapore (President, Nature Society) Prof. Leo Tan Wee Hin, Director, National Institute of Education and Dean, School of Science Dr. Tan Wee Kiat, Executive Director, National Parks Board Assoc. Prof. Chou Loke Ming, Department of Zoology, National University of Singapore Mr. John Yip Soon Kwong, Director of Education, Ministry of Education Mr. Tan Guong Ching, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Environment Mr. Daniel Wang Nan Chee, Commissioner of Public Health, Ministry of Environment Dr. Ahmad Mattar, Executive Chairman, Mabetex Enviro-World Pte. Ltd. Mrs. Cynthia Wee-Hoefer, Member, Nature Society Singapore Mrs. Fatima Villanueva-Traazil, General Manager, Mount Carmal Enterprise (1992 Greenleaf Award Winner) Mr. Chan Kwong Lok, Director, Resource Planning, Ministry of Defence Mr. Edwin Khew, Managing Director, Environmental Engineering Services Pte. Ltd. EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Ms. Kirtida Mekani, National Council on the Environment