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Phone: 
+601136047833
Address: 
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Fellow
Heong
Kong Luen
Current nationality: 
Malaysia
Current residence: 
Malaysia
Affiliation/Institution: 
Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, CHINA
Biodata: 
Heong is Qiushi Chair professor Zhejiang University and Sr. Advisor, Center for Agricultural Biosciences Internatl. (CABI), Malaysia . He obtained his BSc (zoology) from U. of Malaya; his MSc, PhD and DSc from Imperial College, London. He is recognized internationally as an authority on science, technology and the implementation of pest ecology, biodiversity, ecological engineering, farmers' decision-making and pest management. He has served as a snr. res. off., Malaysian Agric. Res & Development Inst, and principal scientist, International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), Philippines. His honors include: Medal for Agriculture Development, Medal for Scientific Excellence from the Govt. of Vietnam; St Andrews Prize, US Council of Agric S and T Charles Black Award, TWAS Prize for agriculture, WB Marketplace Award, COM+Award for communication, Intern Plant Protection Award of Distinction and Zhejiang Westlake Friendship Award, Research Star Award. He is fellow of Academy of Science, Malaysia.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
1 - No poverty
2 - Zero hunger
3 - Good health and well-being
5 - Gender equality
6 - Clean water and sanitation
10 - Reduced inequality
11 - Sustainable cities and communities
12 - Responsible consumption and production
15 - Life on land
17 - Partnerships for the goals
Keywords: 
Biodiversity, IPM, Ecology, Ecological Engineering
Elected
2010
Section:
01-Agricultural Sciences
Last updated on 07/03/2018