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Mok Mareth

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Preceded by  Position established
Succeeded by  Pol Hom
Party  Cambodian People's Party
Role  Politician
Name  Mok Mareth

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Prime Minister  Norodom Ranariddh Ung Huot Hun Sen
Born  20 January 1948 (age 67) Samraong, Takeo, Cambodia (1948-01-20)
Political party  Cambodian People's Party

Mok Mareth (born 20 January 1948) is a Cambodian politician and former Minister of the Environment. He was born in Rumchang, Samraŏng District, Takeo province, Cambodia.


Political career

Mareth was named a Senior Minister in the Cambodian Government in 2004 and is a member of the ruling Cambodian People's Party. He served as head of the Ministry of Environment from 1993 to 2013. Mok was also elected a Member of Parliament for Takeo province in 2003. He formerly served as Vice Minister of Agriculture (1989–1993) and Vice Governor of Phnom Penh (1987–1989). Prior to these positions he served as vice president and president of the Phnom Penh party committee (1981–1987).


A natural scientist by training, Mareth earned a bachelor's degree in Agronomy and Fisheries Engineering from the University of Agronomy, Phnom Penh, Cambodia in 1971 and his PhD. in Animal and Aquatic Biology from Paul Sabatier University, in Toulouse, France in 1974. After completing his doctoral work, he was a biological researcher at ORSTROM in France (1976–1979).


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