Attended talks throughout the day from people in different sectors surrounding conservation, and participated in group discussions regarding these. Also contributed to a group project set by the organisers to outline a new engagement plan.
Science Communication Teamwork Conservation mindset Employability and interview skills
Very enlightening, I discovered a lot of aspects to the world of conservation that I had never considered
Very friendly and welcoming, lots of encouragement to get involved
I highly enjoyed my whole placement, and found the speakers engaging and fascinating
Be yourself, bring a love for conservation work and be open to meeting new people
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
11th February 2021