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Seychelles beach cleans demonstrate potential for citizen science to tackle marine litter

Phys Dot Org 17 Apr 2024
Volunteer clean-ups have resulted in almost nine metric tons of marine litter being cleared from beaches across the Seychelles, in what researchers have described as a powerful demonstration of the potential of citizen science.
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Five hotspots where floating plastic litter poses the greatest risk to North Atlantic marine life

Phys Dot Org 07 Mar 2024
For example, land-based plastic waste from Indonesia has been shown to travel over 4,000km to the Seychelles ... More than 90% of plastic waste in the Dominican Republic and Haiti are . This waste has the ...
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Orientation for post-secondary graduates who qualify for government scholarship |01 March 2024

Nation 01 Mar 2024
“Your country needs you,” stated Minister Valentin, stressing that it was investment being done by the country and to not let this opportunity go to waste ... In an interview with Seychelles NATION, ...
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Who wants to live by the sea?

The Manila Times 25 Feb 2024
VICTORIA, Seychelles ... Waste materials in the sea and around the coast are ubiquitous ... In other cases, waste is swept ashore, often coming from far away ... Recycling waste is one example that can be seen in different countries.
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ILO delegation conducts mission on circular economy in Seychelles |10 February 2024

Nation 10 Feb 2024
Furthermore, while the report acknowledges that Seychelles is committed to waste management through recycling and the development of the circular economy, this should also be supported with skills and ...
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Celebrating two years of Lospitalite: A journey of excellence |30 January 2024

Nation 30 Jan 2024
In its inaugural year, Lospitalite, the Seychelles hospitality programme, has achieved remarkable milestones, cementing its place as a beacon of excellence in the tourism industry ... The Seychelles ...
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9 Incredible Alexapure Water Filter for 2023

Citizenside 21 Dec 2023
Seychelle Replacement Filters ... The Seychelle Regular Replacement Filters are a must-have for anyone looking to enjoy clean and great tasting water ... Say goodbye to bottled water and enjoy the convenience and purity of Seychelle Replacement Filters.
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8 Amazing Alexapure Pro Water Filter for 2023

Citizenside 21 Dec 2023
Seychelle Replacement Filters ... The Seychelle Regular Replacement Filters are a must-have for anyone looking to enjoy clean and great tasting water ... Say goodbye to bottled water and enjoy the convenience and purity of Seychelle Replacement Filters.
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LWMA hosts final clean-up ahead of festive season |16 December 2023

Nation 16 Dec 2023
As we approach the festive season, the Land and Waste ... In Seychelles, bulky waste is collected weekly by waste collection contractors while general household wastes are collected on a daily basis.
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Combating marine pollution |13 December 2023

Nation 13 Dec 2023
Seychelles hosts workshop on plastic and waste management in the WIO region ... Seychelles has seen a significant increase in plastic waste in recent years, he said, citing a June 2016 research that ...
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Natural History Museum hosts symposium on waste management in Seychelles |09 November 2023

Nation 09 Nov 2023
In an interview, the Natural History Museum’s curator, Berthilde Belle, said a lot has been done in Seychelles in regards to waste management but people are still not managing the waste from their homes or communities properly.
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LWMA laments increase in use of consumable goods in the country |13 October 2023

Nation 13 Oct 2023
Mixed waste disposed at the landfill carried a disposal fee ... It is to be noted that for the ‘Clean Up Seychelles’ in April, the waste load recorded was 43.83 tonnes which dropped to 27.99 tonnes in July before increasing to 61.3 tonnes in September.
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Seychelles to address solid waste management through $5 million soft loan from World Bank |06 ...

Nation 06 Oct 2023
Mr Afif said Seychelles produces around 90 million tonnes of waste annually from the amount of cartons, plastics, metal and glass products it imports, which poses a major issue for the country.
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Miroslav Kosek is the new Czech ambassador to Seychelles |04 October 2023

Nation 04 Oct 2023
We also pondered on the waste management sector and how the Czech Republic can help the Seychelles.” ... Prior to being accredited to Seychelles, Ambassador Kosek was also serving as ambassador to Afghanistan and Latvia.

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