Exploring culture, crafts, biocultural diversity, heritage, silk roads, cultural tourism, displacement, vernacular architecture
Tom is an ethnographer, explorer, cultural, heritage and biocultural diversity specialist, Born in Ireland,. he has over 30 years of travel and international work experience from remote projects across the globe. A National Geographic Global Explorer since 2015 Tom was the recipient of the EOCA and FORD grant awards for his projects in Indonesia and Madagascar. His focus is on biocultural diversity conservation, traditional knowledge, sustainable tourism, and vernacular architecture.