Reef-World is a non-profit organisation providing information about coral reefs and how people can take care of them. Numerous projects are proposed for the coming year including eductional courses on reef ecology, community based homestays and TEFL courses based on Coral Reef friendly activities and schools projects to encourage exploration and understanding of the underwater world. Reef-World's mission statement is to inspire and empower people to conserve coral reefs & other natural resources by using them wisely. It is no use turning a blind eye to development, what people need is the knowledge and power to proceed with wisdom. Opportunities to study reef ecology and to stay within a Thai fishing community are available at present.