Training, Extension and Publication

Performance and results depend on well trained people, equipped to their task. Training and extension help to stay informed concerning developments in various fields. ESS offers help with tailor-made design and the organizing of training and extension meetings, at least in the context of the forest and environmental sectors. ESS also contributes to education and awareness through publication of information related to ecology and the environment in collaboration with other organizations.

ESS has executed the following assignments regarding Training, Extension and Publication:

Assignment Period Client
Water Quality field training (Merian mine; Suriname) 2019 Newmont Goldcorp Suriname, subsidiary of Newmont Goldcorp (USA)
Water Quality Field Training and Formulation of Yearly Environmental Compliance report & On-site Support for Data Management (Merian mine; Suriname) 2018 Newmont Goldcorp Suriname, subsidiary of Newmont Goldcorp (USA)
Training of community members for the participatory water quality monitoring program of Newmont Goldcorp Suriname (Merian mine) 2018 Newmont Goldcorp Suriname, subsidiary of Newmont Goldcorp (USA)
Report on meeting in Suriname on “Sustainable land use planning in regions of the Indigenous and Tribal Peoples” 2017 Tropenbos International Suriname
Water Quality field training and formulation of procedures & on-site support for data management (Merian mine; Suriname) 2017 Newmont Goldcorp Suriname, subsidiary of Newmont Goldcorp (USA)
Water Quality Field Training and Formulation of Procedures & On-site Support for Data Management (Merian mine; Suriname) 2016 Surgold LLC (later Newmont Suriname, now Newmont Goldcorp) (Suriname)
Production of a book about Suriname’s Natural History and Ecology 2015 Р2018 World Wildlife Fund Guianas (WWF Guianas)
Water Quality Field Training and Formulation of Procedures (Merian mine, Suriname) 2015 Surgold LLC (later Newmont Suriname, now Newmont Goldcorp) (Suriname)
Development of brochure on CSNR (Central Suriname Nature Reserve; Suriname) 2012 Suriname Conservation Foundation
Management and editing of Quarterly Specialist Journal (Vakblad BOS & NATUUR) Suriname 2009 – 2012 Centre Agricultural Research Suriname (CELOS), WWF Guianas & Tropenbos Suriname
Training regarding Website Content Management System 2005 – 2006 Loggers’ Platform in Suriname (PHS)
Transfer of knowledge and development of expertise of junior employees in the forest and nature sector (Suriname) 2005 – 2011 Loggers’ Platform in Suriname (PHS)