The Asian Turtle Program (ATP) of Indo-Myanmar Conservation (IMC) would like to announce the opportunity to participate in the sixteenth “Tortoise and Freshwater Turtle Field Skills Training Course”. The course will be hosted by ATP in collaboration with Laos Conservation Trust for Wildlife (LCTW) and National University of Laos (NUOL)
Course’s participants will have the opportunity to:
- Gain knowledge on tortoise & freshwater turtle identification and their conservation status in Laos PDR
- Gain more insights on tortoise & freshwater turtle biology, ecology and behaviour
- Obtaining new field research skills, including surveying, animal handling and data collection focusing on tortoise & freshwater turtle
- A chance to complete a short research project following the course
- Course duration: 09 days (from 17 to 25/07/2023)
- Location: LCTW, Namak Village, Ban Keun, Laos
- Application Deadline: 30/06/2023
WHO CAN APPLY?
Laotian students, young national biologists, conservationists.
HOW TO APPLY?
- Download application form and course information sheet via https://goo.gl/AAytoB for more details on the course, scholarships and how to apply.
Applicants can fill out online application form at the following link:
SCHOLARSHIPS & FEE
- The course is free, ATP and our partner organisations are able to provide full scholarship for all participants on this course.
- All fees go to supplying the course including food, tuition, accommodations and transportation throughout the course
- Please clearly state on the application if you’re able to cover your own cost or applying for the scholarship.
Asian Turtle Program (ATP) of Indo-Myanmar Conservation (IMC)
Phone: +84 (024) 7302 8389