During his working visit to Japan, Seychelles President Michel met with the Senior Vice President of the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Mr. Hideaki Domichi, to discuss ongoing cooperation projects as well as a new fisheries grant proposal.
During … June 7, 2013
The Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel, has said that Seychelles has enormous potential to develop its blue economy, following a visit this morning to the Seychelles Fishing Authority (SFA), the Victoria artisanal fishing port, the Providence artisanal … April 2, 2013
Vice President Danny Faure has engaged the African Union to take up the mobilization of the blue and green economies as part of efforts on the continent to address climate change.
Speaking on the report of the Africa Group on climate change in the … January 30, 2013
Climate change, over-fishing, pollution, unsustainable development, and coastal degradation are just a few of the problems facing governments throughout the Western Indian Ocean region. These problems threaten the coastal and marine resources of the Western … August 10, 2012
Seychelles President James Michel and Mauritian Prime Minister Navin Ramgoolam have signed two important treaties today, to share the management of the continental shelf of the Mascarene Plateau region. As a result, Seychelles and Mauritius now have joint … March 13, 2012
Seychelles' Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Ronny Jumeau, has reminded a United Nations debate on the pathway to sustainable development that the world's oceans, coasts, and small island countries must be included in the concept … June 7, 2011