Month: December 2023

2023: A Year of Action in West Africa

This year was the first full year of action for Blue Ventures in West Africa, putting in place our activities plan after extensive scoping and discussions with potential partners. What an exciting year it has been: we formed key partnerships,...

/ Dec 14, 2023

Learning from successful MPAs in Senegal to pave the way for Congo’s first marine protected area

The writers of this blog are part of Renatura Congo, an NGO dedicated to promoting sustainable development through biodiversity conservation. This exchange journey was made possible through co-funding by Rainforest Trust and Blue Ventures, aligning with Renatura Congo’s strategic plan...

/ Dec 14, 2023

Gambian youth group championing green initiatives for a healthier environment

In an effort to make a real difference in their community and address issues related to the environment, members of the Sanyang Youths for Environmental Protection and Development (SANYEPD) are making waves with their hands-on approach to mangrove restoration and...

/ Dec 1, 2023