Korea, Rep.

Case study

Improving Public Service in Airport Immigration Process through Innovation

Since 2005, Incheon International Airport in the Republic of Korea was rated the best airport worldwide by Airports Council International every year. It is also rated as the world’s cleanest airport and the world’s best international transit airport by Skytrax (Skytrax 2017).

Case study

How Introducing a Tree Monitoring System Improved Forest Rehabilitation in Korea (1973–1987)

This case study examines the Republic of Korea’s reforestation policy between 1973 and 1987, with a focus on the introduction of the tree monitoring system.

Practitioner

Taejong Kim

Prof. Taejong Kim is currently a professor at the KDI School of Public Policy and Management. Before joining the faculty at the KDI School, he taught at York University, Canada, and at GRIPS, Japan.

Practitioner

Jong Ho Hong

Hong, Jong Ho is a Professor of Economics at the Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Seoul National University.

Practitioner

Sinae Park

Park, Sinae is PhD student in the Graduate School of Environmental Studies at Seoul National University.

Practitioner

M. Jae Moon

Dr. Moon is a Professor in the Department of Public Administration and Director of the Institute for Future Government at Yonsei University. His research interests include public management, information technology/e-government, and comparative public administration.

Practitioner

Hyeon Park

Hyeon PARK is Dean and Professor of International School of Urban Sciences (ISUS) at the University of Seoul.

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Wonhyuk Lim

Wonhyuk Lim is Associate Dean, Office of Development Research and International Cooperation, at the KDI School of Public Policy and Management.

Practitioner

Dong-Young Kim

Dong-Young Kim is an associate professor at the KDI School of Public Policy and Management, Sejong, Korea. Dr. Kim has more than ten year’s experience as a trainer, researcher, and professional neutral on public dispute resolution, consensus building, negotiation, and participatory governance.

Practitioner

Cheol Han Kim

Cheol Han Kim is a general manager at K-water, a government-owned company which is in charge of water resources management in Korea (South).