Seychelles’ president elected head of small islands energy and sustainable development initiative

The Seychelles' head of state, Danny Faure, is the new president of SIDS DOCK, a small island developing states initiative for renewable energy and sustainable development.Faure was ... Continue Reading →

Say cheese? A conservationist in Seychelles de-sands turtles for ID pictures

Washing the sand off the face of a nesting turtle in order to get a clear, identifiable photo to be used by computer software is one of the ways a teacher-turned-conservationist is ... Continue Reading →

President Faure elected head of SIDS energy and sustainable development initiative

New York, 23 September 2017 � President Danny Faure was today elected President of SIDS DOCK, the small island developing states initiative for renewable energy and sustainable development, ... Continue Reading →

Five days on, hopes fade in Mexico City quake rescue operations

Hopes of finding more survivors after Mexico City's devastating quakedwindled to virtually nothing on Sunday, five days after the 7.1 tremor rocked the heart of the mega-city, toppling ... Continue Reading →

Dam fails in Puerto Rico, 70,000 told to evacuate

Some 70,000 people were ordered to evacuate their homes Friday after a rain-swollen dam in Puerto Rico failed in the latest disaster caused by HurricaneMaria.With the death toll from ... Continue Reading →