SeyCCAT attends IORA’s Blue Carbon Finance Think Tank

Blue Carbon is becoming a buzz word in the Indian Ocean and internationally. Blue Carbon refers to the Carbon Dioxide (CO2), a greenhouse gas that contributes to climate change that is captured and stored in marine/coastal ecosystems. These ecosystems are inclusive of...

SeyCCAT attends COP 25

Angelique Pouponneau, the CEO of SeyCCAT, attended the 25th Conference of the Parties held in Madrid, which took place from the 26th November to 13th December in Madrid, Spain. There, she was invited to speak at a number of side events about innovative financing and...

Exploring Grants Financing in Seychelles

Friday 15th November, SeyCCAT convened a meeting of organisations providing grants financing in Seychelles. Following three years of grants-making, SeyCCAT felt it was necessary to meet with others with grants making experience to share best practice and lessons...

SeyCCAT attends Our Ocean

Environment Minister Wallace Cosgrow, the Chair of the SeyCCAT Board, was invited to speak at a¬†high-level dialogue with the overarching theme of “fostering partnerships with small island developing states towards 2020 Our Ocean Conference” on the margins...

SeyCCAT speaks at Virtual Island Summit

The first ever Virtual Island Summit (October 6-10th 2019) is bringing together experts from around the world to share information on sustainable practices and some of the most pressing issues for island communities. Chief Executive, Pouponneau, participated in this...

SeyCCAT attends the Marine Regions Forum

Angelique Pouponneau, the CEO of SeyCCAT, was invited to speak at the closing panel of the Marine Regions Forum, which took place on the 30th September to 2nd October in Berlin, Germany. There, she shared insights on the successful projects that the Trust has financed...