Philippines Field Visit Update

Gawad Kalinga support People and the Sea

  So, after a really long trip (see the previous post!), have finally arrived at Cebu. Had just about enough time to have a check-in and have a shower, than I was out to make a start on the meetings organised over the next week. Lunch was with the Regional and the Cebu coordinators for Gawad Kalinga. Spent the afternoon…

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Philippines Travel Advice…

People and the Sea visit to volunteer expedition site in Philippines

For my second reconnaissance trip to the Philippines, I decided to test the transfer via Singapore after discovering that Cebu Pacific and Tiger Air have direct flights Singapore – Cebu. I’ll kill the suspense: there are certain advantages, but it’s still (very) long! 2 Direct flights Cebu Pacific are at 0:20 ET 2:40, that of Tiger Airways at 11am (not…

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Coral Triangle could be last bastion for planet’s beleaguered reefs

Major reef system in south-east Asia could be unusually resilient to climate change, Catlin Seaview Survey suggests

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