Chagos: Sustainable Archipelago

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course


This knowledge exchange workshop was held at the Labourdonnais Hotel in collaboration with members of the Chagossian community, conservationists and ecological scientists. The workshop was based on two basic premises: - Members of the extended Chagossian community hold detailed ecological knowledge about the environment of the Chagos Archipelago; and - Conservationists and ecological scientists in Mauritius have considerable expertise in environmental conservation, sustainable development, and integrated coastal zone management in the Republic of Mauritius and the winder Indian Ocean region
Period10 Jul 2011
Event typeWorkshop
LocationPort Louis, MauritiusShow on map


  • climate change
  • environmental awareness