Ocean Awards 2020: Local Hero Award

Posted by: Mathew McHugh
Category: News
School Rahui ceremony
Ocean Awards winner 2020

We are so pleased to announce that The Island Initiative’s project with the school children of the Tavahiroa Elementary School of Anaa Atoll has won ‘The Local Hero Award’ in the Ocean Awards 2020.

This award recognises the positive impact that our work, with the support of the Anaa community, has had on their local marine environment within the last year.

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