26 Sep Talking Underwater 2 : The Day the Sea Changed

The CTC Center for Marine Conservation held another fantastic Talking Underwater event this month, highlighting the threats to oceans and the work being done by conservationists to protect marine and coastal ecosystems. Over 100 guests joined us for a screening of Blue, a documentary by...

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13 Aug Opening Night: Atauro Island Photo Exhibition and Film

Atauro Island in Timor-Leste is home to some of the most diverse reef systems in the world. CTC has been collaborating with the local government, community leaders and NGOs, and is now proud to be supporting the unified Atauro Island Marine Protected Area. To celebrate...

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20 Feb Local Consultations for Proposed Atauro Island and Liquica MPA Zoning System in Timor-Leste

Last February, workshops to finalize the draft of zoning system for Atauro Island and Liquica MPAs were facilitated by Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries (MAF), CTC and Roman Luan Foundation.  The workshops were conducted in Atauro Island on 20-21 February and attended by 43 participants...

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01 Feb Global Sustainable Tourism Council Asia Pacific Conference

CTC Executive Director Rili Djohani will be speaking at the Global Sustainable Tourism Council - GSTC's Asia Pacific conference in Chiang Mai, Thailand, to talk about how sustainable tourism can help protect the environment and protect wildlife.  For more details, follow this link: https://www.gstcouncil.org/gstc2019asia/?fbclid=  IwAR0ouf1FijAtn8MBMp9W6Fnzx6l606-fF9MRH...

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19 Jul Building Local Capacity to Ensure Effective MPA Management

To foster the development of MPA in Buano, CTC conducted a three-day training on the principles of marine protected area (MPA) for community in Buano. The aims of this training are to raise awareness on the concept of MPA for biodiversity, fisheries and tourism, to learn logical thinking on...

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