Masters of all trades: A new age of self-sufficiency for conservation of biodiversity on Cousin Island

They are famous for their skilled manoeuvring of boats in both calm and stormy weather. Their expert beaching of boats amazes everyone. The boat ride, the first taste of what life is like on the island, is reminisced on by all who take it. They have an encyclopaedic knowledge of the reserve and are adept at storytelling. They captivate visitors with their vast wildlife observations and anecdotes of life as an islander.

Tech for a better planet

Welcome to the World Environment Day global webinar "Tech for a Better Planet" hosted by IUCN and Huawei. June 5 10:00-11:30 CET (12:00 – 1:30 PM MUT). Our Chief Executive, Dr. Nirmal Jivan Shah will be on the panel to speak on nextgen conservation. Learn more and signup.

Our History

Since 1998.

Seychelles Nature, Green HealthClimate Change, Biodiversity Conservation & Sustainability Organisation

@CousinIsland Manager


Roche Caiman, Mahe


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Centre for Environment & Education

Roche Caiman,

P.O. Box 1310, Mahe, Seychelles

Tel:+ 248 2519090