Thu Yain is the Myanmar Fisheries Coordinator for the Marine Conservation Program.
Thu Yain has is specifically interested in human interaction with the environment. He is currently coordinating the fisheries data collection system, fisher registrations and vessel monitoring systems across Myanmar as well as building the collaboration with the national universities.
Thu Yain studied Computer Science at Dagon University and has recently finished short-term training on sustainable fishery and co-management. He previously worked as a tour leader, exploring the Mergui Archipelago and the life of islanders and fishermen.