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Too Big to Ignore: UNU-FTP Announces Guest Lecturer, Dr. Ratana Chuenpagdee

UNU-FTP is pleased to announce our distinguished guest lecturer Dr. Ratana Chuenpagdee, who will give a series of lectures at the Marine Research Institute February 1-3. The lectures are open to the public. Dr. Chunpagdee will focus on management issues in small scale fisheries, one of the most challenging “wicked problems” in our field.

Dr. Ratana Chuenpagdee is Canada Research Chair on Natural Resource Sustainability and Community Development and Professor at Department of Geography at Memorial University in Canada. She studied in Thailand, US and UK, and received a PhD from University of British Columbia, Vancouver. Her research emphasizes interdisciplinary approaches to coastal, fisheries and ocean governance, focusing particularly on small-scale fisheries, marine protected areas, community-based management, and food security.

For more information, please visit the UNU-FTP website.