Duncan Lang
Senior Environment Specialist, Climate Change, Resilience, and Environment Cluster, Climate Change and Sustainable Development Department, Asian Development Bank

Duncan provides advisory and compliance support to operations and thought leadership within the department. He is involved in the development of ADB’s long-term strategy to further mainstream nature-based solutions and biodiversity. He has a strong background in ecology, wetlands, and birds and leads the Regional Flyway Initiative. He volunteered as a Wetland Birds Surveyor in the UK for 6 years and gained extensive experience in the wind energy sector, providing insights as an ornithologist and contributing to environmental assessment.


Governments work together to develop viable projects and financing to protect and preserve the wetlands along the East Asian–Australasian Flyway.