Awards: What awards or honors has the project received?
Singapore International Foundation Young Social Entrepreneurs Award 2013 $10,000 grant
Where have you learnt about the competition?
Sunday Time 30th Nov 2014 article about Pamela Chng
Tell us about your partnerships:
Worked with Wildlife Conservation Society and Gili Eco Trust in Lombok for marin conservation projects. Also collaborating with Our Better World to spread the story about the Dorsal Effect, as well as partnering with X-Trekkers Adventure Travel Consultancy for marine conservation packages to schools.
Challenges: What challenges might hinder the success of your project and how do you plan to overcome them?
Right now, my only conversion stream is eco tourism and this cannot reach enough shark fishermen to keep them from shark hunting, need to have the resources to set up multiple alternative livelihood streams of income for the shark fishermen so it's viable.