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TORTOISE AND FRESHWATER TURTLE FIELD SKILLS TRAINING COURSE 2019

The Asian Turtle Program (ATP) of Indo-Myanmar Conservation (IMC) would like to announce the opportunity to participate in the Fifteenth “Tortoise and Freshwater Turtle Field Skills Training Course”. The course will be hosted by the ATP in collaboration with the Lao Conservation Trust for Wildlife (LCTW).

Course’s participants will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn about the identification and conservation status of endangered tortoises and freshwater turtles in Lao PDR;
  • Understand more about the biology, behaviour and ecology of tortoises and freshwater turtles;
  • Obtain new research skills for field work including surveying, handling animals and data collection on tortoise and freshwater turtle species;
  • A chance to complete a short research project during 2019 following the training course.

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COURSE IN 2019

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Course date: 21st - 28thJuly 2019
  • Course duration: 8 days
  • Location: the Lao Conservation Trust for Wildlife, Namak village, Ban Keun, Laos.

WHO CAN APPLY?

  • Age requirement: 18 - 35
  • Laotian students, young national biologists, conservationists.

HOW TO APPLY?

SCHOLARSHIPS & FEE

  • The course fee is $400.00/participant. The ATP and its partner organisation will be able to provide full or partial scholarship for most participants on this course. However, we are always heavily subscribed for these places.
  • This fee goes towards supporting the course costs including tuition, food, accommodation and travel throughout the course.
  • Please clearly indicate on the application if you are able to cover your own costs or applying for a scholarship.

CONTACT    

Asian Turtle Program (ATP) of Indo-Myanmar Conservation

Address: Room 1806, CT1, Bac Ha C14 Building, To Huu Street, Nam Tu Liem, Ha Noi

Phone: +84 (024) 7302 8389

Email: [email protected]

Facebook: AsianTurtleProgram

Please download information sheet and application form at the following link:

English Course Information Sheetpdf

English Application Form doc

Laotian Course Information Sheetpdf

Laotian Application Form doc

 

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For more information please contact:

Asian Turtle Program (ATP) - Indo-Myanmar Conservation
Office: Room#1806, C14 Bac Ha building, To Huu road, Nam Tu Liem district, Hanoi, Vietnam
Ba Dinh, Hanoi, Vietnam
Tel: +84 (0) 24 7302 8389
Email: [email protected]

 

 

 
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Asian Turtle Program - Indo-Myanmar Conservation
Room#1806 CT1, C14 Bac Ha Building, To Huu Street, Nam Tu Liem District, Hanoi, Vietnam
PO Box 46
Phone:+84 (0) 24 7302 8389
E-mail: [email protected]
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