Coastal Conservation & Poverty Alleviation Through Education

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Relevance of AMD 2014

Posted: 25 October 2014


Launch of SA Hope Spots

Renowned marine conservationist, Dr Sylvia Earle, will lead a Mission Blue Expedition to South Africa to launch the country's first six Hope Spots in December 2014. Sustainable Seas Trust and BirdLife South Africa are organizing the tour, in concert with a number of supporting organizations with a view to igniting public support for marine conservation.

The expedition will also launch the coffee table book, South African Coasts - A celebration of our seas and shores, for which the public submitted photographs to celebrate 20 Years of South Africa’s democracy.  READ MORE