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ISLAND BIODIVERSITY DAY CELEBRATION- 22ND MAY 2021 AT PEPEL ISLAND

ISLAND BIODIVERSITY DAY CELEBRATION- 22ND MAY 2021 AT PEPEL ISLAND

Island Biodiversity Day, celebrated annually, on 22nd May. It was dedicated to Islands in 2014 during the United nations General Assembly Session in Samoa, to escalate their vulnerabilities; and having joined this global movement to promote environmental management and biodiversity protection, this year’s celebration therefore escalated nature preservation and coastal island management. The coasts and …

STAKEHOLDERS CONSULTATIVE CONFERENCE ON SUSTAINABLE ISLAND DEVELOPMENT

STAKEHOLDERS CONSULTATIVE CONFERENCE ON SUSTAINABLE ISLAND DEVELOPMENT

  Islands have been the bell-weathers for international environmental policies; also the trove for biodiversity. And the extent of their vulnerability occasioned by the growing risk of climate change, environmental disasters and the harsh human activities has been a global concern to seek innovative actions and solutions. To escalate these perennial problems for the attention …

ISLAND NEWSLETTER: “ISLAND MIRROR”

ISLAND NEWSLETTER: “ISLAND MIRROR”

Islands are one of the precious gems of a nation, which ecosystem and biodiversity habitations need to be conserved and protected against the growing risk of climate change, environmental disaster and harsh human conditions. It is evident that the islands located along the coastal areas of the Ramsar sites of the Sierra Leone estuary (Rokel …

DSA DEVELOPMENT LIMITED SIERRA LEONE IN COLLABORATION WITH ISLANDAID SIERRA LEONE PROMOTES SOLAR ELECTRIFICATION AND  DEVELOPMENT AGENDA IN TASSO ISLAND

DSA DEVELOPMENT LIMITED SIERRA LEONE IN COLLABORATION WITH ISLANDAID SIERRA LEONE PROMOTES SOLAR ELECTRIFICATION AND  DEVELOPMENT AGENDA IN TASSO ISLAND

 Tasso Island is located along the Sierra Leone River Estuary; annexed by four chiefdoms; viz, Maforki, Koya, Lokomasama and Kaffu Bullom Chiefdoms; and it used to be the transit depot for captured slaves ready to be conveyed to Europe, America and the Caribbean. However, notwithstanding her historical importance or colonial heritages, and being within the …

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY CELEBRATION, 5TH JUNE 2021 AT MATTRU JONG

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY CELEBRATION, 5TH JUNE 2021 AT MATTRU JONG

Islands are the bell-weathers for international environmental policies, which effective ecosystem management can promote island resilience and environmental sustainability. Evidently, the Islands are neglected, abandoned, deprived and isolated; left at the mercy of environmental, social, ecological and economic vulnerability; and their sustainable resilience and natural richness in biodiversity and cultural diversity can be drivers for …

TASSO ISLAND HISTORIC HERITAGE PRESERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT PROJECT

TASSO ISLAND HISTORIC HERITAGE PRESERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT PROJECT

TASSO ISLAND HISTORIC HERITAGE PRESERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT PROJECT We write with reference to the above subject in respect of the meeting between Consult DSA and community at Tasso Island. This is to express the community’s willingness, commitment and surge of appreciation for the Consult DSA’s development agenda in preserving the island’s colonial heritages.  The preservation …

ISLAND INNOVATIVE CLIMATE ACTION AND CULTURAL MIX FIESTA ON 20TH-22ND DECEMBER 2019 AT TASSO ISLAND

ISLAND INNOVATIVE CLIMATE ACTION AND CULTURAL MIX FIESTA ON 20TH-22ND DECEMBER 2019 AT TASSO ISLAND

The islands, even though are endowed with the richness of nature but fraught with acute vulnerabilities that have led to environmental disasters and risks of climate change. This therefore spurred or triggered our organisation, IslandAid Sierra Leone to organize an Island innovative climate Action, in the form of environmental education against the growing risk of …