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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Welcome, Guardian readers!

vEcotourism.org is pleased to welcome readers of The Guardian's "Notes&Theories" segment, arriving at our site following our mention in the recent piece entitled "Support...

Tusk to Dust: experience the emotion as 3.5 tonnes of ivory are destroyed in...

Ahead of World Elephant Day 2014 on August 12th, watch alongside vEcotourism’s ambassador, Ian Redmond, as 3.5 tonnes of illegal ivory tusks are crushed...
The Institute in Congo for the Conservation of Nature (ICCN) is the government agency of the Democratic Republic of Congo charged with the task of protecting the flora and fauna of the country © Ian Redmond

Celebrate World Ranger Day 2014

World Ranger Day on 31 July celebrates the remarkable men and women who work to protect our endangered wildlife and threatened ecosystems. With the...
Ian guides you through and access-all-area tour of Kwita Izina 2013

Get ready for the Kwita Izina gorilla naming celebrations in Kinigi, Rwanda with vEcotourism.org

On 1st July 2014 Rwanda will host the tenth annual ‘Kwita Izina’, a gorilla naming ceremony for each born in the Volcanoes National Park...

Get up close and personal with wild red colobus monkeys on Zanzibar

vEcotourism ambassador Ian Redmond recently touched down on the beautiful island of Zanzibar for a 24-hour whirlwind visit. Trekking through the island Ian encountered...
The good ship Yosina

Help launch the good ship Yosina and protect threatened Indonesian marine ecosystems

Encompassing the greatest diversity of coral reefs and fish in the world, the unique Coral Triangle area between Indonesia, Philippines and Papua New Guinea...
Makere University students get a taste of vEcotourism with Mark O!

vEcotourism engages with Ugandan students at Makerere University

Ugandan vEco blogger and photographer, Mark Olokotum (a.k.a. Mark O!), broke new ground this past Friday, June 6th, as he introduced students of the...

Explore the world with vEcotourism.org on World Environment Day 2014

Set up by the United Nations in 1973, World Environment Day (WED) is celebrated annually on 5 June to encourage worldwide awareness and action for...

Helena’s first vEcotour: JARI HQ, Lombok, Indonesia

vEco is proud to present the first ever vEcotour from JARI volunteer, Dr. Helena Baird! As you will see from the tour Helena is...
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What would you say if given the chance to talk to the world for...

vEcotourism ambassador and great ape expert, Ian Redmond was recently invited to give a TEDx talk at Southampton University.  After the event, Ian explained to vEco how...