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Ocean Story through a Seychellois Lens

Greetings from beautiful Seychelles! My name is Dillys and I am a future marine scientist, present filmmaker, and a forever Seychellois. I was lucky to be born in raised in a true island paradise, surrounded by turquoise ocean, granitic rocks, and so much...

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Investing in Today for a Better Tomorrow

        International Youth Day on 12th August provides an opportunity to raise awareness of the challenges affecting young men and women. Today’s generation of youth (people under 30 years old) comprises half of the world’s population and is the...

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BGF 5: Summary of the fifth call for proposals

In 2021, SeyCCAT hosted the fifth call for proposals for the Blue Grants Fund. The call took place over six weeks and concluded on the 11th of June. The fifth funding cycle received 54 applications with a total requested amount of SCR 49.6 million.   This year,...

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The pathway to Building Better

This month we turn our attention to the 11th United Nations Sustainable Development Goal - a goal aspiring for inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable cities and communities. Considering the current unprecedented global population growth and urbanization rates,...

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EVENTS

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...

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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...

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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...

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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:...

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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...

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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...

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