Categories Asia, Coordinators in Asia and Oceania, People, Regional Coordinators, The Philippines

Tanya Conlu

Coordinator for Southeast Asia, on behalf of NTFP-EP

Based in the Philippines. Tanya is currently the Conservation and Resource Management Coordinator of NTFP-EP (Non-Timber Forest Products – Exchange Programme), where she supports partner organizations and indigenous communities in making their forest-based enterprises sustainable, along with other conservation measures. She has been working and volunteering for non-profit organisations for the past 16 years. Tanya has a postgraduate degree in Environment and Natural Resources Management and has dedicated her life to conservation issues, particularly those involving forests, wildlife, and indigenous peoples. She has had primates and cetaceans for colleagues and is passionate about the great outdoors – she enjoys hiking, caving, snorkelling, and kayaking.