Celebrate the beauty and importance of our oceans with IOIthailand.

Learn About IOI Thailand

Discover our mission to promote sustainable ocean conservation worldwide.

Diverse Events and Programs

At IOIthailand, we are dedicated to educating and engaging our community in ocean conservation efforts. Join us in making a difference for our oceans!

Join IOIthailand to celebrate Ocean Day

20th Anniversary 


It is an honour and pleasure for the International Ocean Institute Thailand Training Centre (IOI Thailand) to have had the opportunity to produce this publication to celebrate its 20th anniversary and the World Ocean Day 2020: Innovation for sustainable ocean.

Explore Our Past Events and Projects

Browse through our online portfolio to see our dedication towards ocean sustainability.

Our Teams

Meet the passionate team behind IOIthailand’s mission

Dr. Cherdsak Virapat 

Former Executive Director, International Ocean Institute Headquarters

I strongly believe that the establishment of IOI in Thailand and implementation on its mission can significantly promote ocean governance and conservation for the benefit of people of Thailand and their future generations.

Mr. Kunjapong Anuratpanich

Former Director, IOI-Thailand

During the last 15 years, IOI-Thailand has collaborated with government agencies, private sector, NGOs and academic institutions to implement many activities to promote ocean governance and sustainable development at the national and local levels.

Mr. Wichayoot Boonkosol

Former Coordinator, IOI-Thailand

I have been involved with IOI since 2010 when I had an opportunity to attend the IOI Training Programme in Ocean Governance for the Mediterranean, Black, Baltic, and Caspian Seas in Malta.

Mr. Choomcherd Virapat

Former Designer, IOI-Thailand

All of us have a role to play in managing the changes and impacts in a balanced way for sustainable development.

Our Partnerships

We are proud to partner with organizations and individuals who share our mission to protect and promote our oceans. Our partnerships help us to expand our reach and make a bigger impact on the health of our ocean ecosystems. Through collaboration and teamwork, we can achieve a sustainable future for our planet and its oceans.