Soliya Sopha joined the Swisscontact in January 2022 as a Monitoring and Results Measurement (MRM) Officer and Virtual Collaboration Campion under the VTESS project in Vientiane, Lao PDR. In 2019 she holds a Master’s degree of science, Tohoku University, Japan. Her primary tasks are to support the setup and maintenance of the overall MRM system of the VTESS project, build an evidence-based adaptive management and support the country office team members with the usage of virtual collaboration applications.
Previously, she worked as project assistant in the field of environmental and social management and monitoring for Namphay Hydropower Project. The tasks focused on resettlement, livelihood restoration and social development for affected people. In addition, she also provided some specific consultancy services for example, quantitative and qualitative data collection.