We received again many very good applications for AniMove 2017 at MPI but unfortunately we can only host 20 participants. The AniMove core team worked through all applications and selected the top 20 applicants. All applicants are informed about the outcome. We are looking forward to our next AniMove and will decide during the next AniMove if and when we will have the next one. Due to the fact that AniMove is a non for profit initiative and all lecturer are not paid for AniMove teaching, we have to find a good balance of AniMove activities and the normal work of our lecturer – hence we decided to organize it just once a year. If you have not received an acceptance letter this time, we encourage you to apply again next time.
… AniMove is a ground-breaking capacity-building contribution [… ] great opportunities for students to learn about the cutting edge of movement ecology and the important insights which it opens for conservation …
head of IUCN Science and Knowledge