Monthly Archives: August 2011

Long live the Giant Tortoise!

The News that the oldest living animal in the world, thought to be a giant tortoise who lives on the island of St Helena in the South Atlantic Ocean, originated from the Seychelles excited many here last week. The Telegraph reported that Jonathan is the sole survivor of three tortoises that arrived on St Helena […]

Zwazo No. 23 is here! This issue is on Sustainable Living

The latest Zwazo, our long running, full colour conservation magazine published twice yearly¬† is on ‘Sustainable Living’. Several authors in and outside Seychelles explore aspects of sustainable living for this issue including green architecture, alternative energy, bio-fuels, sustainable tourism, organic farming and sustainable livelihoods. Examples have been drawn from small island developing states and the […]