Read Presents Case Study at Asia Parks Congress

In November 2013, OceanWork founder Tory Read traveled to Sendai, Japan, to participate in the first Asia Parks Congress. The Congress brought together government, NGOs, scientists, business leaders and donors to assess the state of marine and terrestrial protected areas across Asia. At the meeting, Read presented a well-received case study on ecotourism in Nusa Penida MPA in Indonesia.

Read Trains NGO Workers in Indonesia

Read went to Indonesia for a month to train NGO workers in strategic communications so they could use evidence-based stories to persuade palm oil buyers to clean up their supply chain by requiring suppliers to end child labor and compensate villages for land rights violations.

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