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Reported by Peter Kalenga Kai on 30th August 2016

Kenya Sports Training Mission – SDX 2016

Kenya Sports Training Mission – SDX 2016

Our team of Sports Development Expedition (SDX) is having an amazing sports experience in Tsavo Camp; Committed to nurturing sports talent on local youth and train over 150 students in sports at Sasenyi school... As a group of young travelers, visiting Kenya provides us with a unique opportunity to pass on our knowledge and understanding of sport to a local community in need of sporting facilities and coaching. Across all languages and cultures, sport remains equally important as it brings a great sense...

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Internships with impact: conservation, business & agriculture

If you are considering a career in or have a passion to support wildlife conservation, zoology, business, agriculture, food science or environmental studies we have a range of internships perfect for you. Intro to internships Internships with Camps International provide the perfect opportunity to work alongside some of the most forward thinking and exciting organisations that are directly tackling some of the major challenges facing our environment. Every one of our internships includes 2-4 weeks of working alongside one of...

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Reported by Megan on 26th August 2016

Fundraising Friday Star – Penny!

Fundraising Friday Star – Penny!

This weeks fundraising Friday star really is fantastic! Penny has managed to raise EVERYTHING in her first year of fundraising! She is even determined to keep up the fundraising to help others. What a true inspiration, we are super proud of you Penny! Have a read through - you will definitely be impressed!  When I first heard about the expedition I was super excited about the idea of the trip but overwhelmed by the idea of raising £4000!!! I am...

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Reported by Peter Kalenga Kai on 23rd August 2016

A MONTH OF SAWING, SANDING AND HAMMERING

A MONTH OF SAWING, SANDING AND HAMMERING

Over the past month  of August, seventeen Gap volunteers moved into the coastal Camp Tanga in Tanzania and have been working solidly on the construction of fifteen school desks and a house for one of the villagers that previous volunteers had started. Great team of Gap Volunteers request a free brochure We set a target of building five desks on each of the three weeks we were working at the school, but we managed to saw, sand and hammer our...

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Reported by on 22nd August 2016

Ecuador – Team Turpial Summer 2016

Ecuador – Team Turpial Summer 2016

  Team Turpial spent an amazing summer in Ecuador, undertaking community projects and visiting the Galapagos Islands. In the Galapagos we were introduced to our extremely knowledgeable and hilarious tour guides Ernesto and Raúl. They informed us about the delicate balance between humans and the wildlife and gave us a tour of the interpretation centre. We enjoyed a visit Tortuga Bay and got extremely up close and personal with Marne iguanas and friendly sea lions. We went snorkelling several times around...

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Expedition Insights: Team Turpial – Ecuador & Galapagos 2016

It’s sometimes hard to imagine exactly what it will be like to go on expedition. Will it live up to your expectations? What projects will you work on? Who will you meet? What sights will you see? How will you feel? Will you be able to overcome your fears and try something new? Here’s a short insight provided by one of our teams in Ecuador & Galapagos giving an insight into their expedition. Huge thanks to Daisy, Kate and Christine...

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Reported by on 19th August 2016

Team Udaya’s Cambodia Expedition – by Sophie

From the first steps we took out of the plane, from London Heathrow to Siam Reap in Cambodia, we could tell that the next 28 days were going to be hot, hilarious and hard work. Our team consisted of three different school groups from all over the country, and over the 24 hours we had spent travelling, people had begun bonding over terrible plane food and uncomfortable seats. It was strange coming together as one team, but now we are...

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Reported by Megan on 19th August 2016

Fundraising Friday Star – James!

Fundraising Friday Star – James!

James has done such a marvellous job so far! Packed full of handy tips and lovely motivation, take a look at James's fundraising journey to date! It just goes to show determination and perserverance goes a long way! Well done James, you are a true inspiration!  Check it out folks.... I first heard about the Borneo expedition when talking to my PE teacher about the experience. He said that it was “a life changing experience” that I would be “crazy...

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