Alice Stroud (LL.M. ’96) runs the Africa Policy and Capacity Program of the Born Free Foundation.
Prior to joining Born Free in 2015, Alice served as the coordinator of the Francophone Africa Bureau of the Species Survival Network (2006 – 2015), an international coalition of more than 100 non-governmental organizations committed to the promotion, enhancement, and strict enforcement of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). Alice also served as acting Secretariat and advisor to the African Elephant Coalition (25 African countries) between 2008 and 2015.
Before working for the Species Survival Network, Alice worked as a policy advocate for the Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society (2004-2006), focusing her expertise on the conservation of marine mammals within a broad array of international fora, including the International Whaling Commission, the Protocol Concerning Specially Protected Areas and Wildlife (SPAW Protocol), CITES, and the Convention on Migratory Species (CMS).