Pyi Pyi Thant is the Program Coordinator of the Ecology Programme at Heinrich Böll Stiftung's Yangon Office. She has worked as a researcher in Mekong Ecology and Energy Network (MEE Net) for 7 years. Her role in MEE Net was to research, monitor, network, share information about Myanmar Energy transition since late 2010. Being part of MEE Net, she had involved in Community-based Strategic Environmental Assessment as a research facilitator for the activists from 44 communities along the Ayeyarwady River. Involved in various research works as a co-investigator since 2002, her experience in research inquiry ranges from statistical surveys about the environment to cultural anthropological research. She is very inquisitive about the behavior of people in Myanmar and the relations to neighboring countries.