Author Archives: chasimon

Looking backward and forward!

After 8 weeks spent with my chaps of the Zoox Experience Programme, here I am… Cebu city! … where I am waiting for my flight that will bring me back to Manila in 24 hours. It is quite weird to … Continue reading

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Capacity-building: one word for unlimited questioning!

While starting the work as Green Fins assessor on Malaspacua, I also got assigned to a personal project aiming to further develop my professional skills and support the Green Fins team in its activities. Here is the title of this … Continue reading

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Attending policy meetings…. a good way for diving into a cultural panel !

On our third day of the ZEP’s placement, we had the opportunity to attend a meeting of the local policy makers. Armed with my experience of policy meetings at EU level, I had the interesting opportunity to compare the two … Continue reading

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Being a sponge

Shortly before my departure, a friend from my Belgian diving glub gave me an interesting advice: “act like a sponge!” As a response to my sceptic face, she added: “… you know… just absorb everything you will see, learn and … Continue reading

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