People

Nodal Partner Organizations

Steering Committee

Dr. Oopatham Pawaputanon Na Mahasarakham, Committee Chair; Senior Advisor, Department of Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, Thailand. (Profile)

Dr. Juadee Pongmaneerat, Committee Member; Inspector General, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, Thailand.

Dr. Chu Thai Hoanh, Committee Member; Emeritus Scientist, International Water Management Institute, Vietnam. (Profile)

Dr. Louis Lebel, Committee Member; Director, Unit for Social and Environmental Research, Chiang Mai University, Thailand. (Profile)

Dr. Oudom Phonekhampheng, Committee Member; Vice-Rector, National University of Laos, Lao PDR. (Profile)

Dr. Kanokwan Manorom, Committee Member; Associate Professor, Faculty of Liberal Arts, Ubon Ratchathani University, Thailand. (Profile)

Dr. Yin Yin Moe, Committee Member; Deputy Director and Head of Research & Training, Institute of Fisheries Technology (IFT), Department of Fisheries Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation, Myanmar.

Dr. Charlotte MacAlister, Committee Member; Senior Program Officer, International Development Research Centre, Canada. (Profile)

Dr. Ben Gailor, Committee Member; Trade Commissioner – Industry Liaison (Aquaculture), Global Affairs, Canada. (Profile)

Dr. Benjamin Belton, Committee Member; Assistant Professor, Michigan State University and Food Security Policy Office, Yangon, Myanmar. (Profile)

Mr. Adit Krisanawong, Committee Member; Senior Vice President, Freshwater Feed Business, Charoen Pokphand Foods PCL., Thailand.

Ms. Kaing Khim, Committee Member; Deputy Director General, Fisheries Administration, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Cambodia. (Profile)

Mr. Bounthong Saphakdy, Committee Member; Deputy Director, Department of Livestock and Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Laos.

Mr. Michael Akester, Committee Member; Country Director, WorldFish, Myanmar. (Profile)

Secretariat

Dr. Louis Lebel, Project Leader; Director, Unit for Social and Environmental Research, Chiang Mai University, Thailand. (Profile)

Dr. Phimphakan Lebel, Researcher; Office Manager, Unit for Social and Environmental Research, Chiang Mai University, Thailand. (Profile)

Mr. Boripat Lebel, Project Coordinator; Research Coordinator, Unit for Social and Environmental Research, Chiang Mai University, Thailand. (Profile)

Ms. Lenore Sturm, Research Assistant; Research Assistant, Unit for Social and Environmental Research, Chiang Mai University, Thailand. (Profile)

Cambodia

Ms. Navy Hap, Nodal Partner Leader; Deputy Director, Inland Fisheries Research and Development Institute, Fisheries Administration, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Cambodia. (Profile)

Ms. Kaing Khim, Innovation Facilitator; Deputy Director General, Fisheries Administration, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Cambodia. (Profile)

Mr. Seng Samphal, Innovation Facilitator; Vice Dean, Faculty of Fisheries, Royal University of Agriculture, Cambodia.

Mr. Soth Sobot, Research Assistant; Officer, Inland Fisheries Research and Development Institute, Fisheries Administration, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Cambodia.

Ms. Chhun Sereyvan, Research Assistant; Officer, Inland Fisheries Research and Development Institute, Fisheries Administration, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Cambodia.

Laos

Dr. Phouvin Phousavanh, Nodal Partner Leader; Deputy Director, Department of Livestock and Fisheries, Faculty of Agriculture, National University of Laos, Laos. (Profile)

Mr. Bounsong Vongvichith, Innovation Facilitator; Head, Aquaculture Research Section, Living Aquatic Resources Research Center, National Agriculture and Forestry Research Institute, Laos.

Ms. Anousone Sisouvong, Innovation Facilitator; Head, Fisheries Technical Unit, Department of Livestock and Fisheries, Faculty of Agriculture, National University of Laos, Laos.

Mr. Santhi Khonedavong, Research Assistant; Research Assistant, Fishery Division, Department of Livestock and Fisheries, Faculty of Agriculture, National University of Laos, Laos.

Ms. Alounvanh Pakphommy, Research Assistant; Research Assistant, Aquaculture Division, Department of Livestock and Fisheries, Faculty of Agriculture, National University of Laos, Laos.

Myanmar

Dr. Khin Maung Soe, Nodal Partner Leader; National Program Advisor, WorldFish, Myanmar.

Dr. Yin Yin Moe, Innovation Facilitator; Regional Director, Nay Pyi Taw Council, Department of Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation, Myanmar.

Dr. Kyithar Myint, Innovation Facilitator; Assistant Lecturer, Department of Zoology, University of Yangon, Myanmar.

Ms. Yin Yin Phyu, Innovation Facilitator; Co-founder, Greenovator, Myanmar.

Thailand

Dr. Tuantong Jutagate, Nodal Partner Leader; Professor, Ubon Ratchathani University, Thailand. (Profile)

Dr. Amornrat Rangsiwiwat, Innovation Facilitator; Ubon Ratchathani University, Thailand.

Ms. Sirirat Uthaivat, Innovation Facilitator; Officer, Department of Fisheries, Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand.

Mr. Rueangrit Hanmontree, Research Assistant; Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Research, Faculty of Agriculture Technology, Sakon Nakhon Rajabhat University, Thailand.

Mr. Niran Warin, Research Assistant; Ubon Ratchathani University, Thailand. (Profile)

Vietnam

Dr. Nguyen Thanh Phuong, Nodal Partner Leader; Vice Rector, Can Tho University, Vietnam.

Dr. Do Thi Thanh Huong, Innovation Facilitator; Head of Department, Department of Aquatic Nutrition and Products Processing, Can Tho University, Vietnam. (Profile)

Dr. Vo Nam Son, Innovation Facilitator; Secretary of SEAT-CTU, College of Aquaculture and Fisheries, Can Tho University, Vietnam.

Ms. Quynh Anh Nguyen, Innovation Facilitator; Researcher, Centre of International Cooperation on Science and Technology Policy, National Institute for Science and Technology Policy and Strategy Studies, Vietnam. (Profile)

Mr. Nguyen Do Quynh, Research Assistant; Researcher, Department of Aquatic Products Processing, College of Aquaculture and Fisheries, Can Tho University, Vietnam.

Consultants

Dr. Chuah Chong Joon, Research Fellow, Institute of Water Policy, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore, Singapore. (Profile)

Dr. Chamnan Pongsri, Deputy Director General, Department of Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, Thailand.

Dr. Chamaiporn Chuang, Fisheries Economics Expert, Department of Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, Thailand.

Dr. Jiraporn Kesornjan, Fish Health Expert, Department of Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, Thailand.

Dr. Suchart Ingthamjitra, Assistant Dean, Faculty of Fisheries, Kasetsart University, Thailand.

Dr. Anuwat Uppanunchai, Researcher; Director, Lamphun Inland Fisheries Research and Development Center, Thailand. (Profile)

Dr. Sokhem Pech, Managing Director, Climate System Consultancy and Research Ltd., Canada. (Profile)

Mr. Aubrey Winbaw, Aquaculture Business Development, Istituto Oikos, Myanmar. (Profile)