Sumernet

Experts

  • An ecologist and environmental economist by training, Dr. Hu Tao is a veteran with an insider’s perspective on China's environmental policy. With almost two decades of experience of working at the Policy Research Center of China's Ministry of Environmental Protection, Dr. Hu Tao has witnessed and participated in the formulation of a wide array of national environmental policy recommendations.
  • Thailand
  • economics Vietnam
  • Thailand
  • Chayanis Krittasudthacheewa is Deputy Director for SEI Asia in Bangkok. She has been working in the Mekong Region for almost 20 years and has extensive experience in leading multicountry projects across several research disciplines combined with policy engagement. Chayanis joined SEI in 2006.
    Thailand
  • Philippines
  • Thailand
  • Dr. Chu Thai Hoanh has over 35 years of experience in research and management in agriculture and water management including: hydraulic modeling, crop modeling, optimization, and production supply-demand and climate change scenario analysis.
    Vietnam
  • Thailand
  • Her work focuses on agriculture, natural resource management and rural livelihoods. Pin also contributes to communications for the centre and its projects, including the Sustainable Mekong Research Network (SUMERNET).
    Agriculture Thailand
  • Vietnam
  • Thailand
  • Thailand
  • Her responsibilities include data analysis and hydrological modelling. Her previous research experience includes mapping vegetation cover and hydrology in ArcGIS. She is also skilled at time series analysis and principle component analysis with bulk data in Excel, Origin and SPSS. Miaojie has a Master’s degree (MSc) from York University in Environmental Science and Management.
    project management
  • Vietnam
  • Louis Lebel has been with Chiang Mai University since 1999 and began working in Thailand in 1991. He has on-going research interests and a range of publications spanning ecology, epidemiology and public health, political science and environmental governance. He helps lead and coordinate the Mekong Program on Water, Environment and Resilience (M-POWER) a network of some 30 organizations committed to improving livelihood security, human and ecosystem health in the Mekong Region through democratizing water governance.