A  web·guide to sustainable development, conservation & the glocal environment



General information

Seychelles @ Wikipedia

Seychelles travel website

     · includes information on the island geography, climate, history, society, culture, flora and fauna

Environmental information

Environmental Performance Index Profile on Seychelles

Natural Environment of Seychelles
 @ Nature Seychelles

Seychelles Sustainable Tourism Foundation

Seychelles Sustainable Tourism Label

Seychelles @

International agreements, institutions & initiatives

Seychelles @ International Environmental Agreements (IEA) Database Project

United Nations Development Programme: Seychelles page

GOS-UNDP-GEF Programme Coordination Unit (PCU) in Seychelles

Seychelles membership in the Association of Small Island Developing States (AOSIS)

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Seychelles Environmental Cooperation - Sustainable Development Goals

Environmental law

Seychelles @ Enviro Rights Map

Government Information

Seychelles Island Foundation

     · Information on the conservation of two very special and unique world heritage sites in Seychelles.

State House of Seychelles: Office of the President

Seychelles Energy Commission

Government Agencies

Ministry of Agriculture, Climate Change and Environment

Ministry of Finance

Ministry of Home Affairs, Environment, and Transport

     · Last updated 2015

Nongovernmental organizations (NGOs)

Nature Seychelles

Environmental Initiatives 

Carbon Neutral Cousin Island Initiative

Island Restoration-Restoring Whole Island Ecosystems

Seychelles Clearing House Mechanism Homepage

          · This organization is aimed at enabling access to sharing technology in order to improve sustainable

               development of biodiversity in Seychelles

BIOFIN - The Biodiversity Finance Page for Seychelles

          · Looking to redirect revenues from tourism industry operating in national parks and protected areas towards biodiversity

National Conservancy Page for Seychelles

Trade issues

Seychelles Investment Summary

     · 2018 US State Department Summary on Seychelles' trade climate, including how the environment 

       plays into Seychelles' trade and investment policies

Sustainable materials management

Seychelles country fact sheet @ Basel Convention

Climate Change

Seychelles' National Climate Change Policy

Plastic pollution

How 60,000 discarded flip-flops ended up on a remote island [CSM]


Water Quality in Seychelles @ The Borgen Project

Marine institutions

Seychelles National Oceanographic Data Center

          · The Seychelles National Oceanographic Data Center is dedicated to serve the ocean and coastal

               scientific community in data and information management...The Seychelles NODC intends to

               fulfill this role by providing a service to access marine data and information for the sustainable

               development of the Seychelles Islands.


FAO Seychelles Fishery Statistics and Info

Seychelles Fishing Authority (Official Government Website)

Sustainable Ocean Seychelles

Forestry and Deforestation

Seychelles Forest Information and Data @ Mongabay


Seychelles’ National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan 2015-2020

Manny Cohen & Emily Thiem of Brandeis University contributed to this page in 2021 & 2018 respectively.


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