Writer, Earth Negotiations BulletinWhen not on ENB duty,
Tanya Rosen is the Snow Leopard
Programme Coordinator in Tajikistan for PANTHERA, a US NGO dedicated to the
conservation of wild cats. She lives in Khorog, close to the border with
Afghanistan, and hopes to make a positive difference for the conservation of
snow leopards and their prey, the markhor and argali sheep. Her fearless
daughter Bianca joins her often in research and outreach activities. Prior to
her move to Central Asia, she lived and worked in Europe and the US (New York
and Montana), where after many years as an international lawyer, she
studied brown bears and wolves and worked on human-carnivore conflicts.
Tanya holds degrees in science and international law from Milano, Yale,
Harvard and Bard.