Saengduaen “Lek” Chailert, the founder of Elephant Nature Park outside Chiang Mai, Thailand, is world renowned for her work to protect elephants from the cruelty of the tourism and logging industries across Asia. Through sheer determination and dedication, she is challenging tradition and transforming the Thai tourism industry into a force of good for the environment, animals, and people.
Film: Kelly Guerin, 2016
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