The Republic of Seychelles consists of 115 islands off the east coast of Africa. The main islands of the archipelago include Mahé, which is the largest, followed by Praslin and La Digue. The total population is approximately 84,000. The capital, Victoria, is located on Mahé.
Why the mispronunciation of your name...or anyone else\'s...matters
Studies have found that habitually pronouncing an unfamiliar name incorrectly is a form of implicit discrimination.
Publ.Date : Sat, 23 Jan 2021 04:48:00 GMT
Seychelles: New School Year in Seychelles Starts Virtually Amidst Covid-19
Students in Seychelles this week began a new school ... parents brought the lessons at school to be corrected by teachers," explained Decomarmond. In addition to this approach, Decomarmond said ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 21 Jan 2021 05:35:00 GMT
Vaccine passport for international travel branded ?discriminatory?
Requiring everyone who wishes to go overseas to have been vaccinated against Covid-19 is a path towards discrimination, according to the head of the World Travel and Tourism Council.
Publ.Date : Wed, 13 Jan 2021 09:16:00 GMT
Seychelles: An ecosystem under threat
New offspring for the Copernicus family! The Earth observation satellite Sentinel-6 is scheduled to be launched on November 21. Its superpower: Sentinel-6 can monitor the ocean with millimeter ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 01 Dec 2019 22:46:00 GMT
Myanmar, Seychelles to get Made in India vaccine on Friday
Seychelles and Myanmar will be getting Made in India vaccines on Friday. Seychelles will get 50,000 doses of vaccines on Friday at around 1 pm local time. The amount is significant since the ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 21 Jan 2021 01:24:00 GMT
Tripura schools face severe shortage after termination of 8,000 teachers
?We need teachers in English, Bengali ... Nepal, Myanmar and Seychelles will begin from Wednesday in line with India?s commitment to use its vaccine production and delivery capacity to ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 09 Jan 2021 01:35:00 GMT
Components of fitness in the cooperatively breeding Seychelles warbler
The Seychelles warbler (Acrocephalus sechellensis), a facultative cooperative breeder endemic to the Seychelles, is an ideal species in which to investigate the fitness consequences of life-history ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Oct 2020 06:53:00 GMT
The Lives They Lived
I didn?t assume Georgetown was an H.B.C.U. simply because Thompson was one of the few Black coaches ?allowed? to teach basketball ... McAlexander Chair in English at the University of ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 23 Dec 2020 06:11:00 GMT
Seychelles: Reforestation Campaign in Seychelles On Target to Plant 250,000 Trees
A campaign aimed at reforesting some of the most eroded mountainous areas of Seychelles' second-most ... We should keep teaching our children at a young age the importance of our ecosystems ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 16 Dec 2020 16:00:00 GMT
India announces supply of coronavirus vaccines to six countries under grant assistance
India on Tuesday announced that it will supply COVID-19 vaccines under grant assistance to Bhutan, Maldives, Bangladesh, Nepal, Myanmar and Seychelles from Wednesday. The Ministry of External ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 19 Jan 2021 19:01:00 GMT
Police, firefighters, teachers will be next in line for COVID-19 vaccine
Police, firefighters, teachers will be next in line for COVID ... Hogan: 'No question' Trump was responsible for inciting riot Seychelles begins Covid-19 vaccination with Chinese drug Birth ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 20 Dec 2020 18:23:00 GMT
Doing Your Bit: Cleaning up coral reefs in the Red Sea
On this week's Eco Africa, we dive into a coral reef protection project in the Seychelles, join a litter-picking kayak tour in Denmark and find out how Africa?s largest lake is cleaning itself.
Publ.Date : Fri, 07 Aug 2020 05:41:00 GMT