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The Green Army moves to Panglao

We had a fantastic 2 weeks of training in Zamboanguita but now it’s placement time! Our small team of Green Fins assessors have now re-located to Panglao, Bohol. We are now living in two lovely flats with our own bedrooms(!) … Continue reading

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“Experience”

I came here with the hope that this program would help me find a way. I have interests and I have passions but my issue is that I want to do all of them, there really is no one specific … Continue reading

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Green Fins + El Nido Foundation = Change

Hi! We’ve been here in El Nido for nearly 3 weeks now and I feel as if I’m getting to the know the place a little better. One of the first things you notice is just how nice everybody is. … Continue reading

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“Tell me and I’ll forget, show me and I’ll remember, involve me and I’ll understand”

Imagine flying half way across the world and landing in a place which is completely foreign to you; smells, tastes, climate, faces are all different. Now imagine learning about a conservation project which is already successfully active with project participants, … Continue reading

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I'm not here for the nudibranchs…but it helps!

It was a happy coincidence that I came across Zoox when I was looking to realign my life to more hands on work in marine conservation. I remember wondering where to even start, a common problem for many new graduates … Continue reading

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Autumn 2011 ZEP – training done and placements start …

Four weeks into the current Zoox Experience Progamme and I’m finding it hard to summarise my thoughts as we have really done so much … a lot of chatting and learning, a huge amount of exploring and travelling and much … Continue reading

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