Name: Latsamay Sylavong

Occupation: Country Representative

Institute/Affiliation: IUCN Lao Programme

Research and work topics: Latsamay, a native of Laos, and has been working for IUCN in Laos for 12 years. She has led IUCN projects on sustainable natural resources management with the aim of enhancing rural livelihoods in and around national protected areas, including areas with Saola. She also works closely with the Lao government on implementation of international conservation agreements, such as CITES.

Asian wild cattle species of expertise: Saola

Asian wild cattle countries of expertise: Laos