Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 20th Apr 2016
Minke Witteveen, ORCA Foundation Researcher, gives an update from the team in South Africa.
Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 5th Apr 2016
Ilka Beith joined Sea Search Africa as an intern for two months. Here she describes her acoustic and photo-ID research on humpback whales.
Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 6th Feb 2016
Out fishing in Mida Creek one morning 13 year old Amos and 12 year old Elvis stumbled across a hawksbill turtle caught up in the mangrove roots. Luckily the juvenile was still alive and they knew just what to do.
Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 10th Jan 2016
Joining our Ocean Research and Marine Conservation Programme in South Africa, intern Flavio takes a look into the reliability of whale watching as a source of scientific data.
Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 16th Jul 2015
Catch up with the goings on at our Watamu Turtle Project in Kenya. Staff and volunteers have been busy with a record number of nests and a record breaking beach clean-up in aid of World Environment Day!
Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 28th Apr 2015
WorkingAbroad blogger Charlotte Laursen takes a look at the business of "canned hunting" and how, by staying informed, volunteers can avoid organisations that may support this.
Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 23rd Apr 2015
The team in Watamu have had a fantastic start to 2015 with a record number of nests, plenty of recoveries in the rehabilitation centre, conservation education and much more!
Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 26th Mar 2015
New research released by VSO and the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) highlights the valuable contribution volunteers make to community development and social change.
Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 19th Mar 2015
A look at the great work our NGO partners are doing in Namibia, and the projects available for volunteers to help with wildlife conservation & medical care.
Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 5th Mar 2015
Recently we took it upon ourselves to find out exactly what our volunteers have achieved whilst working abroad. With such a positive picture emerging we would like to celebrate their dedicated hard work and share some findings with you!