Wai Wai Than completed a 6-month Fellowship in March 2015. She is a Senior Researcher in the Forest Protection Section at the Forest Research Institute in Yezin, Maynmar. She is also the national contact for the Asia-Pacific Forest Invasive Species Network (APFISN-FAO) in her country. During her six-month Fellowship Ms. Than studied the pathways of invasive speciesinvasion, how to detect them at the ports, quarantine laws and documentation systems, risk assessment, andawareness and public participation in those activities. Wai was funded in part by a fellowship award she received from the International Tropical Timber Association.