Dr. Cuong Viet Do is a Senior Research Fellow and a member of the Scientific Committee of the Centre for the Law of the Sea and International Maritime Law (SIMLAW Centre) at the University of Law, Vietnam National University in Hanoi. He holds a PhD in International Law from the Geneva Graduate Institute in Switzerland. His current research and consultancy focus lies at the intersection between the environment and trade and investment law. Dr. Do has published on the issues of environmental law, ESG and sustainability; law of the sea; energy law; climate change law and policy; and legal issues relating to biodiversity conservation.
To date, Dr. Do has gained extensive work experience in many different kinds of organizations, from both the public and private sectors, the United Nations and international organizations, to NGOs and academic institutions. He is a member of the IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law.