East Africa / West Indian Ocean

The MTSG’s East Africa / West Indian Ocean region includes members that are working primarily or exclusively on marine turtle research and/or conservation along the eastern coast of the African continent and in countries and territories throughout the Western Indian Ocean.

The MTSG’s East Africa / West Indian Ocean regional membership is presently overseen by two Regional Vice Chairs: Jérôme Bourjea (France-La Reunion) and Ronel Nel (South Africa).