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LEARN TO DIVE IN THE PERHENTIAN ISLANDS, MALAYSIA

LEARN TO DIVE: Essential Steps for Beginner Scuba Divers Are you ready to embark on an underwater adventure and become a certified scuba diver?  Our Perhentian Marine Research Station Project is a great opportunity to help the environment AND learn to scuba dive at the same time.  Once certified, you will be part of a…

Internship vs Volunteering: What is the difference?

Internships are about career growth and work experience In wildlife conservation, it is often not easy to understand the difference between being a volunteer and an intern. Especially since most conservation internships are not paid but on a volunteer basis. That's because many green NGOs simply cannot afford to pay their interns. Their staff is…

The Impact of Ethical Animal Volunteering on Animals

Ethical Animal Volunteering has a positive impact on the wildlife and domesticated animal community. It can improve the quality of life for countless animals! By volunteering in an ethical way with animals, you can not only assist their rescuers but also help them rehabilitate. In time, they can be rehomed or rewilded for the remainder…

INTERNSHIPS

Internship vs Volunteering: What is the difference?

Internships are about career growth and work experience In wildlife conservation, it is often not easy to understand the difference between being a volunteer and an intern. Especially since most conservation internships are not paid but on a volunteer basis. That's because many green NGOs simply cannot afford to pay their interns. Their staff is…

Learning conservation and animal care as a Wildlife Rescue Intern in Indonesia

Hannah talks about her experiences as an intern at the Java Wildlife Rescue Centre My name is Hannah Griffiths I am 22 and from England. I studied geography at the university of Plymouth. Previously, I volunteered for Save Vietnams Wildlife in Vietnam. Also, I have fundraised for Dementia UK and helped with beach cleans in…

Become an sustainability leader with the CONSERVATION MARKETING STUDY INTERNSHIP

Communication is a vital part of conservation. It is needed within teams to achieve a common vision and goals, and it is necessary to address a wider audience. Although conservation science is evolving, not many conservationists have professional marketing communication skills. Through this pioneering conservation marketing study internship, we aim to nurture future ecological leaders…

ANIMAL SPECIES

Looming Extinction: Chances for the survival of the Malayan tiger

In the heart of Malaysia's lush jungles, a silent struggle for survival is unfolding. The protagonist of this tale is the majestic Malayan tiger, a symbol of national pride and ecological health. However, the narrative that is unfolding is not one of triumph but of impending extinction. The Malayan tiger, a subspecies unique to the…

The Ultimate Guide to Birdwatching in Malaysia

Discovering Hornbills and Other Rare Birds Malaysia's rich biodiversity and diverse ecosystems make it a paradise for birdwatchers. The country is home to a diverse range of avian species, including the majestic hornbills. With an impressive number of around 790 bird species, including over 100 migratory birds and 63 endemics, Malaysia offers endless opportunities for…

Wild Gibbon Rescue and Rehabilitation in peninsular Malaysia

This is a groundbreaking project in peninsular Malaysia. It is the first time that a dedicated service is available for endangered wild gibbon rescue and rehabilitation in Malaysia. This involves rewilding and releasing into the forest according to IUCN guidelines. So this organisation, the Gibbon Conservation Society Malaysia deserves your full support. Gibbons are also…

CONSERVATION CAREER

Turtle Project Manager – Career Guide: Q&A with Melisa Chan

Melisa is the Project Manager of the Perhentian Turtle Project Hi, I’m Melisa Chan. I am the project manager for the Perhentian Turtle Project (PTP) after working as a PTP volunteer and intern since 2011. When and how did you become interested in turtles? That is a tricky question as my interest in turtles didn’t…

How to become a wildlife vet?

Jemima Williams Jemima is a veterinary student at Cambridge University, specialising in Conservation Science and Ecology. Through immersive blog posts, she hopes to help prospective wildlife veterinarians, such as herself, to learn more about the profession. Simultaneously, her goal is to raise awareness about the preservation of our eco-system. [email protected] Becoming a Wildlife Vet has…

Learning conservation and animal care as a Wildlife Rescue Intern in Indonesia

Hannah talks about her experiences as an intern at the Java Wildlife Rescue Centre My name is Hannah Griffiths I am 22 and from England. I studied geography at the university of Plymouth. Previously, I volunteered for Save Vietnams Wildlife in Vietnam. Also, I have fundraised for Dementia UK and helped with beach cleans in…

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