Entries by Christina

Scholarships available for Masters in Conservation Leadership at Cambridge University

There are scholarships available particular for those from developing countries. Must have 3 to 5 years experience in biodiversity conservation and show leadership potential. Here is the information from Cambridge: Cambridge Masters in Conservation Leadership Applications and scholarship support for October 2017 The MPhil degree in Conservation Leadership at the University of Cambridge is a […]

VESS is contributing to the exhibition at Foundation Bastien

The exhibition “Sik Plastik Blong Solwota” opens tonight. VESS was asked to contribute some information about the problem of plastics in our seas in Vanuatu. We have produced a few posters with the information so if you are going to the exhibition tonight or in the next few weeks then look out for the VESS posters.

Our new employee

Meet Douglas, our new Dugong and Seagrass Conservation Project Scientist (he is the one on the right). He graduated in Marine Biology this year from USP and is now employed full time on our project. Ajay, also a marine biology graduate is working for us a couple of days a week too.

National Environment Day 2015

National Environment Week 2015 VESS assisted the Department of Environmental Protection and Conservation to organise events for this years National Environment Week. This year’s theme for World Environment Day was “Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet. Consume With Care.” Some of the highlights of this year’s National Environment Week were as follows: The week started and […]