Le Thi Trang
As marine program associate based in Da Nang, Le Thi Trang supports our efforts to reduce plastic pollution in Vietnam. She has more than 10 years of experience in environmental advocacy and has worked with a diverse group of stakeholders, including provincial government officials, youth, business leaders, and the media. As a staffer of NGO Green Viet, Trang worked to save core habitat of the red-shanked douc langur by defending Son Tra Park against development, for which she was named a “Hotspot Hero” by the Critical Endangered Partnership Fund in 2020. She also brings a background in zero waste model-building, having worked with residents of Hoi An to encourage community-led approaches to waste reduction.