MIP2017 alumnus Willy Angraini was selected to join 200 young leaders from 50 countries and share her ideas for seagrass ecosystem blue carbon at the Our Ocean Youth Leadership Summit.
At the 5th Our Oceans Conference in Bali, Indonesia MantaWatch announced a 3-year program to strengthen shark and ray conservation management and sustainable livelihoods in Indonesia.
Day 17 of MIP-2018 and the interns are preparing to share their knowledge with local students and with international tourists.
Day 16 of MIP-2018 and the interns are thinking about demand-driven research and designing educational materials for local c onservation champions.
Day 15 of MIP-2018 and the interns improve their skills with R and fish identification and learn about Sustainable Fisheries.
Day 14 of MIP-2018 and the interns take advantage of a day off to explore more of the natural beauty of West Flores
Day 12 of MIP-2018 and the interns meet sharks and mobulas underwater, and reflect on lessons learned and those still to come.
Day 11 of MIP-2018 and the interns find their second manta train and experience their first night dive.
Day 10 of MIP-2018 and it’s manta fever in south Komodo!
Day 9 of MIP-2018 and the interns move out of the classroom and into the field where they experience their first manta ray encounters.