Kelly Hoareau: How do we ensure equitable access to opportunities?
The term “Blue Economy” has reached many coastal nations. Seychelles is often called a pioneer of the Blue Economy. To some it might seem that Seychelles has all this money to do all those blue things…but what are these blue things, where is this money coming...read more
A letter from the CEO – January 2022
Catch up on highlights of what has been happening at SeyCCAT in 2021.read more
How can we use science to better domestic policy?
During the 2-hour virtual event, the participants discussed the challenges in connecting science and policy in Seychelles and explored best practices.read more
SeyCCAT brings ocean talk to EXPO2020
In October 2021, SeyCCAT joined the community of global shapers at Expo2020 in Dubai to share its innovative work on marine conservation and thesustainable use of blue resources. Annike Faure and Dr. Ameer Ebrahim traveled to the United Arab...read more
The role of SeyCCAT – Science and Policy Interface
Angelique Pouponneau shares her reflections following the Science-Policy Interface roundtable discussions.read more
Press Release: Debt-for-nature swap, the innovative financing instrument piloted in Seychelles, leads keynotes presentations at the international climate finance forum.
The Forum of the Standing Committee on Finance (SCF), is the latest platform where Seychelles showcased its debt-for-nature swap for ocean conservation.read more
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 of the 6th...read more
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...read more
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...read more
Talking Climate Chaos
What is "Talking Climate Chaos" all about? It is an event that brings people together with the main objective of raising awareness and showcasing ideas around climate change; and how to avoid climate chaos and be climate smart! Date: 31st January 2020 Venue:...read more
SeyCCAT attends Business Conservation Conference 2019
Angelique Pouponneau, the CEO of SeyCCAT, was invited to speak at the flagship panel on Building a Blue Economy at the Business Conservation Conference, which took place on the 8th to 9th September in Kigali, Rwanda. There, she shared insights on the ethos and values...read more
SeyCCAT attends Africa Blue Economy Forum 2019
Angelique Pouponneau, the CEO of SeyCCAT, was invited to speak at the Africa Blue Economy Forum, which took place on the 25-26th of June in Tunis, Tunisia. There, she shared insights on how the Trust and the Development Bank of Seychelles manage the portfolio of $15...read more