West Africa / East Atlantic

The MTSG’s West Africa / East Atlantic region includes members that are working primarily or exclusively on marine turtle research and/or conservation along the entire western coast of the African continent, from Morocco through Namibia.

The MTSG’s West Africa / East Atlantic regional membership is presently overseen by five Regional Vice Chairs: Andrews Agyekumhene (Ghana), Tomas Diagne (Senegal), Michel Morais (Angola), Carmen Kouerey (Gabon), and Aristide Takoukam (Cameroon / USA). They are supported by senior advisors Angela Formia (Gabon), Jacques Fretey (France), Alexandre Girard (France), Marc Girondot (France), and Manjula Tiwari (USA).