Small Island States [SIDS] have peculiar constraints and in Seychelles with 115 islands spread over 1.3 million sq. kilometers of ocean this challenge is acute. Dr. Nirmal Shah has led Nature Seychelles to use and embrace ICTs (Information and Communication Technologies) to enhance conservation action so as to facilitate conservation and at the same time bolster education and raise awareness.
Islands ecosystems are home to millions of the world’s biodiversity, some of which are the world’s largest nesting sites for sea turtles, others with high endemism.
Why don’t you make an eco-difference in the Beijing 2008 Olympics?
Basking in the glory generated by both local and international media, the Sanctuary at Roche Caiman has moved from obscurity to world famous status and has now taken a new slant altogether, its a therapeutic venue....
After a long wait, Seychelles NGOs are now bracing themselves to access UNDP's Small Grants Programme.