Sumernet

Experts

  • 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.
  • Philippines
  • Cambodia
  • Lao PDR
  • Cambodia
  • Dr Tran Thanh Be earned his PhD in Agriculture from University of Sydney (ACIAR scholarship) in 2004 following a Masters of Systems Agriculture from University of Western Sydney - Hawkesbury (Winrock scholarship) in 1994. Dr. Be has been a driving force behind the sustainable agricultural development in the Mekong Delta region holding key research positions. He joined the Mekong Delta Development Institute in 1978 and rose to the position of Director. In 2010 he became the Director of Can Tho City Institute of Socio-Economic Development Studies.
    Agriculture Vietnam
  • Cambodia
  • Dr. Bach Tan Sinh has more than twenty years experience on policy analysis in the field of science, technology and innovation policy as well as environment and sustainable development in Vietnam. He has been conducting over the last five years research on governance and institutions of disaster risk management including flood management and climate change adaptation. Dr.
    Vietnam