Our community conservation coordinator, Brian Jones, talks about how local communities are leading the way to conserve Madagascar’s mangroves in this article featured on National Geographic’s Ocean Views blog.
Blue Ventures was featured on Spain’s RTVE channel where Antonella Broglia, a Social Innovation Expert, explains how our volunteer expeditions are an excellent example of sustainable tourism supporting marine conservation.
Blue Ventures’ founder and executive director, Dr Alasdair Harris, is featured on the TED blog ‘Octopus’s garden: A TED Fellow with a radical approach to saving fisheries’.
Blue Ventures’ work in Madagascar is featured in the Telegraph Magazine this week.
Sydney, Australia – Madagascar’s President Rajaonarimampianina has committed to triple the country’s marine protected areas and establish a legal framework to protect community management of fishing grounds.
Antananarivo, Madagascar – The Government of Madagascar has accorded temporary protection to the Barren Isles archipelago, thus creating the largest community-managed marine protected area in the Indian Ocean.
London, UK – An international team of researchers has carried out an ambitious assessment of community-led marine conservation in the Western Indian Ocean.
Our work in the Barren Isles, West Madagascar is featured in an article in Madagascar’s L’Express newspaper.
London, UK – Blue Ventures’ work in Madagascar received royal endorsement last night at the inaugural Tusk Conservation Awards, held at the Royal Society in London and attended by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.
London, UK – New study highlights the overwhelming importance of small-scale fisheries for coastal economies