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SAMSA and SST prepare to make waves

Two weeks ago, on Friday 25 Jauary, the South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA) and the Sustainable Seas Trust (SST) took the first monumental step towards what promises to be a impactful and valuable adventure across our country’s coastline: the 2013 SAMSA Sea Pledge Saldanha to Sodwana Tour.


Dr Sylvia Earle: first patron of SST

Sylvia Earle is the Sustainable Seas Trust’s first International Patron. It is unlikely that anyone else on the planet is better suited than Sylvia to be an active inspirational figurehead for SST. She is internationally applauded as the ambassador-at-large to the world's oceans. She is also without question one of the world’s most respected biologists, conservationists and oceanographers. Her diving exploits are legendary.



SEA PLEDGE LAUNCHED: GOOD NEWS FROM COP 17

"Without blue, there would be no green"
These words were spoken by Dr. Ben Ngubane, Sustainable Seas Trust (SST) Trustee, to the Global Ocean Forum at COP 17 on 3rd December, the day that SST officially launched SEA Pledge.



SAMSA Supports SEA Pledge Coastal Tour

After an exciting four weeks on the road, the Sustainable Seas Trust’s SEA Pledge team is back in the Eastern Cape.

Due to SAMSA’s sponsorship and support, the tour has been a great success. Sustainable Seas Trust has enjoyed promoting SAMSA and...


A Climate of Change Concert

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Artists Project Earth present a concert for East Africa

Artist Project Earth [APE] presents A CLIMATE OF CHANGE Concert for East Africa as part of the COP17 conference, on 4th December, 2011. The concert will be hosted on the Durban beach front,...


Ellingham Resorts Supports SEA Pledge

Ellingham Resorts Rocky Bay

Sustainable Seas Trust (SST) acknowledges Ellingham Resorts - Rocky Bay and their support of the SEA Pledge crusade. Ellingham Resorts – Rocky Bay boasts a variety of self catering log cabins, a first class 12 sleeper flat and caravan park all...


SEA Pledge Action Day!

Saturday, 3rd of December 2011, is a very important day for the SEA Pledge crusade. On this day, in the middle of COP 17, SST is planning to have thousands of people exchange pledges while participating in fun events. Our goal is to raise awareness and understanding with a view to encouraging people to make pledges to set and achieve higher standards.


Did You Know?

“Over 90% of all top marine predators have disappeared from the oceans.”

- Myers et al. 2007
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