Partners and Friends

Partners and Friends

wildlife-film is the leading source of information for the wildlife filmmaking industry. We publish Wildlife Film News & host industry directories – See the various Freelancer & Organisations sections – We ask freelancers to join our network & wildlife-film related organisations to join our team.


North South Travel is an environmentally-responsible travel agent. As a charity, all their net profits go to support hundreds of grassroots development and aid projects all over the world, especially in Africa.


Funky Leisure is an independent camping and travel equipment store specialising in Festival Camping, Backpacking and Gap Year Travel. They are continually updating their stock with the most lightweight and compact outdoor equipment on the market with emphasis on good design

Start your adventure at Simply Hike, the home for all your hiking gear and equipment! To browse our full range of outdoor clothing, footwear and camping equipment, visit

The FCO (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) is a UK government organisation. Its "Know Before you Go" campaign offers impartial advice for travellers including details on visas, health, safety and other matters.

Fundraise to volunteer abroad with Volunteer Forever! Our unique crowdfunding platform allows you to create a personal fundraising page, collect donations for your trip and volunteer abroad for free. We also offer volunteer program reviews to help you discover & select the right overseas placement.

Boil water ULTRA-FAST and cook in the outdoors with the Kelly Kettle®
Free fuel - uses only sticks, dry grass, bark, pine cones, etc. Works in ALL weather conditions. For Camping, Picnics, Scouts, Fishing, Hunting, Power Cuts & Disaster Kits. Kelly Kettle - Outdoor Life Enjoyed™ is a UK online retailer of fashion outdoor wear; we have a talented team of outdoor enthusiasts who hand pick out the top brands for our customers. Blackleaf offers an array of delivery options and an easy returns policy so you can find the perfect items for your next adventure.

Snow & Rock

With one of the largest ranges of ski, snowboard and outdoor products in Europe, an extensive list of in store services, and a tireless commitment to customer service, Snow+Rock offers an unrivalled retail experience for winter sports and outdoor enthusiasts.

A one-stop shop for all your travel essentials! The Gap Year Travel Store pride themselves on providing top quality backpacks and travel gear at affordable prices. Their passion for travel and expertise in this field help them to recommend the travel gear best suited to a traveller’s needs.

We are ADC Environment Limited, c/o StopDodo online at covering green & environmental jobs in sectors such as EcologyHydrology & Marine Ecology JobsNature JobsWildlife Jobs,Sustainability Jobs, Climate Change Jobs, LowCarbon Careers, Recycling & Organic Agriculture.

Worried about drinking the water abroad? Sick of paying extortionate prices for bottled water?!
Water-to-Go is your own water purifier that fits in the palm of your hand! The filter technology was developed for the NASA space programme and gets rid of over 99.9% of all contaminants from any non-salt water source! is a specialist online retailer of technical outdoor clothing, equipment and footwear who pride themselves on providing that extra technical detail to aid in your research. Webtogs stocks top outdoor walking brands such as Keen, Rab, Merrell and many more with free UK delivery.

Wildeye is the International School of Wildlife Film-making. We've an exemplary list of tutors on hand to teach you about all aspects of wildlife film-making and courses run regularly. Sign up for news bulletins about course availability and other opportunities at is now the UK's leading website dedicated to helping school & college leavers make informed decisions about their future by showing the opportunities that exist outside of traditional university such as apprenticeships, sponsored degrees, diplomas, gap years, distance learning and jobs. However we are not anti-uni. produce the Original Sleepy - a fun, innovative and extremely practical sleeping bag that allows you to sleep, wear and explore. People use Sleepy's for many reasons; camping, festivals, travelling, duvet days and sleepovers. Get out there with your Sleepy, the sleeping bag you can walk in!

Nomad Travel Stores are travel experts who are extensively trained to ensure their customers leave fully prepared with the right travel equipment for whichever adventure they have planned. Their free Kit Out Consultation service offers you the option of having a travel expert take you through your kit list and help you to choose the right products needed for your trip.

After 4 months travelling in India, sleeping in £4.00 hostels, 11 hour bus rides and overnight train journeys we realised there were 6 essential items a gap year traveller must have to make their journey safer and more comfortable. So we created the Intelligent Pelican kit, the only comprehensive kit on the market.

Tanzanian Partners

University of Dar es Salaam

UDSM & Institute of Marine Science Zanzibar

Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism Tanzania

Wildlife Division, Tanzania

Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources, Environment and Co-operatives, Zanzibar

Cambodian Partners

Department of Nature Conservation and Protection, Ministry of the Environment

Ream National Park

Botum Sakor National Park

Nicaraguan Partners

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua, Leon

Reserva Natural de Volcán Cosiguina

Other Partners

BOND, Network for International Development

Edexcel, advancing learning, changing lives

Career Development Loans

IUCN, the World Conservation Union

Open University, open as to people

PADI, the way the world learns to dive

Missouri Botanical Gardens

Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew

The Natural History Museum

Responsible People UK – The International News and Information Resource for Wildlife Film-makers

Wildeye – The International School of Wildlife Film-making


Community Fund (National Lottery)

Darwin Initiative of the Survival of Species




World Wildlife Fund

Travel Advice Sites

Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the Know Before You Go Campaign - for up to date advice on International travel"

World Health Organisation

Embassies in the UK






Costa Rica












Nepal & Tibet



South Africa


UK Embassies Overseas





Useful Travel Guides & Travel Links

Lonely Planet

Rough Guide

Climate Care

North South Travel - Responsible Travel Agent

Safari Quip travel clothing, luggage and accessories

Funky Leisure - Camping and Travel Equipment

Green Volunteers - the World Guide and Database to Voluntary Work in Nature Conservation

Vagabondish - Travel Ideas

Dive Certifying Boards & Operators



Stoney Cove

Science References


Royal Geographical Society

Conservation International



Conservation Organisations




Background Research


Biological Conservation

New Scientist

Natural History Bookshop

Job Sites job board for all types of conservation and environmental jobs.

Graduate jobs advice from

Travel Planning

Year Out Group

FCO Travel Advice

The Young Explorers' Trust