Wai Wai Than completed a 6-month Fellowship in March 2015. During her six-month Fellowship Ms. Than studied the pathways of invasive species-invasion, how to detect them at the ports, quarantine laws and documentation systems, risk assessment, and awareness and public participation in those activities. Wai Wai was funded in part by a fellowship award she received from the International Tropical Timber Association. In 2017 she retired from the Forest Research Institute in Yezin, Maynmar. Currently she is writing articles about the environment and learning about Buddhism.