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Environmental scientist

Jean Christophe Vié, Algerian environmental scientist. Founder non-governmental organization Kwata, French Guiana, 1994.

Background

Vié, Jean Christophe was born on February 9, 1962 in Alger, Algeria. Son of Paul and Nicole (Duchene-marullay) Vié.

Education

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Maison Alfort, France, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy in Ecology, Montpellier University, France, 1998.

Career

Veterinarian Center International Recherches Medicales, Franceville, Gabon, 1987-1988. Head primatology unit Institut Pasteur, Cayenne, French Guinea, 1990-1991. Wildlife veterinarian Wildlife Research Center, Taif, Saudi Arabia, 1992.

Resident California University, Davis, 1992-1993. Director wildlife rescue research programme Petit Saut, Kourou, French Guinea, 1993-1998. President Association Kwata, Cayenne, French Guinea, 1995—2000.

Program coordinator The World Conservation Union, Gland, Switzerland, 2000—2001, deputy coordinator species programme, since 2001. Consultant Natural Reserves, French Guiana, since 1994. Expert UICN, since 1993.

Membership

Founder non-governmental organization Kwata, French Guiana, 1994.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, sports, photography, plane piloting, nature.

Connections

1 child, Cyrielle.

father:
Paul Vié

mother:
Nicole (Duchene-marullay) Vié

child:
Cyrielle Vié