Middle East & South Asia

The MTSG’s Middle East and South Asia region includes members that are working primarily or exclusively on marine turtle research and/or conservation in the northern Indian Ocean, Red Sea, Arabian / Persian Gulf, and South Asia including the countries of Bangladesh, India, Iran, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, the United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.

The MTSG’s Middle East and South Asia regional membership is presently overseen by Regional Vice Chairs B. C. Choudhury (India), Andrea Phillott (Bangladesh), ALan Rees (UK), and Kartik Shanker (India).