Huong Ta is a Green Cities Officer with the GGGI team in Viet Nam. Huong has over 15 years of professional experience in the areas of environmental policy, natural resource management, climate change, and green growth. Before joining GGGI, Huong worked for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Viet Nam for 7 years. She played an important role in advising the Government of Viet Nam on climate change and green growth policy; facilitating policy dialogues; and leading policy-relevant research. Prior to this, Huong worked as a freelance consultant for different climate change and environmental projects.
Huong holds a PhD Degree in Natural Resources and Environmental Management from the University of Manitoba (Canada), an MSc in Environmental Management from the National University of Singapore, and a BSc in Environmental Sciences from Viet Nam National University, Ha Noi.