Professor Hideo Obara

Professor Hideo Obara

An eminent zoologist who for over 40 years has been active in conservation and public education. He is the author of more than 100 books and papers on mammals and wildlife conservation etc., and is a leading campaigner against reopens Ivory Trade and whaling in Japan and abroad.

He has held many responsible positions as a volunteer: "former" Chairman of TRAFFIC-Japan; board member of WWF-Japan (Chairman of Conservation Committee); Director General of the Nature Conservation Society of Japan; and "recently" Representative Board Member of Japan Environmental Council; Advisor of IUCN and SCC; President of Japan Wildlife Conservation Society etc.

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    Kamisaginomiya 3-13-1, A1

    Tokyo 165 0031


  • Phone Number: (8133) 999 0361
  • Fax Number: (8133) 926 7502
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