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Dr Helena Fitchat is country director for Projects Abroad in Botswana. Here she talks about what volunteers can expect from this project.
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02:10Mexico: Conservation in Mexico
Pablo Lobera, our Conservation Project Manager, talks about the current situation with Sea Turtle populations in the Pacific Ocean and how Projects Abroad is getting involved with conservation efforts in Mexico.
01:22Mexico: Mexico Conservation
A video showing what it's like to volunteer, right next to the ocean, at the Conservation & Environment project in Mexico.
A video showing what it's like to volunteer in Thailand on the Conservation placement, helping with beach and ocean clean-ups and reforestation work.
Volunteers on the Thailand Conservation project usually spend one day a month helping at the Phuket Marine Biological Centre.
02:10Costa Rica: Volunteer in Costa Rica!
This video highlights the range of projects available in Costa Rica. See our volunteers in action and get a feel for the environment.
01:11Thailand: Conservation Project
A volunteer, Alonso from Spain, talks about his daily activities including diving among Zebra sharks, pufferfish, learning about marine species and cleaning the reef.
01:29Ecuador: Conservation in Ecuador
A volunteer from Denmark, Elisabeth, talks about her decision to volunteer on the Galapagos Islands. She also provides some tips for future volunteers.
01:26Fiji: Ozone Day
An infographic showing the importance of volunteers planting Mangroves and how it counteracts global warming.
01:58Thailand: Conservation in Thailand
As part of the Conservation Project in Thailand, volunteers visit the Phuket Marine Biological Centre once every four weeks to wash the turtles and its tanks.
01:53Mexico: Conservation in Mexico
A volunteer from Germany speaks about his time in Mexico on the Conservation project; he explains his work and the goals of the placement.
Volunteers describe their time in Cambodia and the Conservation placement. They also talk about their most rewarding experiences.
A video showing the stunning location of the Conservation Project in Nepal, including volunteers working and relaxing.
01:03Ecuador: Conservation in Ecuador
A video showing what it's like on the Conservation project in Ecuador and how volunteers have the opportunity to get involved in a variety of activities.
01:43Thailand: Conservation in Thailand
A Conservation volunteer, Gorm, from Denmark talks about how he enjoyed his placement in Thailand and the opportunities he received.
01:51Fiji: Shark Conservation
Shark Conservation in Fiji gives volunteers the opportunity to work on pioneering shark protection alongside scientists and shark researchers.
02:33Nepal: Conservation in Nepal
Volunteer, Andy from the UK talks about his work at the Conservation project and how he spent his time in Nepal.
Volunteers from around the world talk about their time on the Conservation project on a tropical Cambodian island.
02:01Costa Rica: Conservation Project
Conservation Coordinator Oscar Rosales and French volunteer, Mattias talk about the on-going conservation work in Costa Rica.
A volunteer talks about her experience on her conservation project in Kenya.
01:58South Africa: Conservation in South Africa
Raphael and Lea describe living and volunteering in the African Bushveld.
02:31Peru: Conservation Volunteers
Three volunteers explain why they love living and volunteering on the Taricaya Conservation site in Peru.
01:04Cambodia: Projects Overview
A brief overview of Projects Abroad placements in Cambodia. The video shows Conservation, Teaching and Khmer placements.
01:19Mexico: Conservation - Working with turtles
This video shows the turtle related Conservation work which volunteers help with from collecting the eggs on the beach to releasing the newly hatched baby turtles.
01:02Thailand: Cleaning the Coral Reef
Volunteers delicately remove fishing nets, reducing the damage inflicted on the reefs and often freeing entangled fish.