Sustainable Seas Trust’s cordially invites you to attend the following events:


April 2020

The second
International Conference
of the African Marine Waste Network

Towards zero plastics to the seas of Africa

Plastics touch the lives of everyone, everywhere, every day. It is a wonderful material, but poorly managed. This conference is for everyone, for those from different disciplines to work together Towards Zero Plastics to the Sea and for those people of Africa who will become part of the movement and ultimate beneficiaries. 

20 – 24 April 2020

The Boardwalk Conference Centre, Port Elizabeth, South Africa



…with the Sustainable Seas Trust

This September, we are celebrating the beauty and wonder of our oceans through a photo contest. Everyone is welcome to enter, whether you are an ocean lover, photographer, or passionate environmentalist. There is no fee to take part in this contest.
  • The first-place winner will receive an additional cash prize of R10 000
  • The top three winners will receive a gift prize for a Raggy Charters Sea Cruis
  • The top 12 photos will be featured in our Sustainable Seas Trust 2020 calendar
  • All top 12 winners will receive a free Sustainable Seas Trust 2020 calendar

Past Events

Conference 2017
Conference 2017

Conference 2017

The inaugural African Marine Waste Conference took place July 9th - 13th, 2017 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. The conference was attended by approximately 230 delegates from 9 African states and a further 10 countries from other continents. The conference was a...

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