Writer, Earth Negotiations Bulletin
When not on ENB duty, Tanya Rosen is a National Geographic Explorer and cat conservationist working across Central Asia. She is generally based in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan and hopes to make a positive difference for the conservation of snow leopards, Persian leopards and the Asiatic cheetah. 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.