Island Awards 2021
Island Innovation Awards

Showcasing Individuals, Organizations and Projects Driving Positive Change Across Island Communities.

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Connecting Islands for Positive Change

We are a global network that connects island stakeholders through digital communication and events. Our platform helps drive sustainable change across island and rural communities by sharing innovative projects and best practice. Island Innovation is a social enterprise that works with private sector companies, governments, universities, NGOs and utilities to connect them with the island stakeholders vital to the success of their sustainability projects.

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Island Innovation Awards

Dedicated to Islanders Driving Positive Change

Applications & Nominations open until Monday February 14, 2022

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Our aim is to help sustainable initiatives grow through increased visibility, improved branding and thought-leadership. Valuable connections and engagement between stakeholders are created through our green marketing campaigns and virtual events. When you work with Island Innovation you gain access to our growing community of sustainability leaders as well as our own connections and expertise. We work with the following types of organisations:

Sustainable and Green-Certified Companies
Connect with your target audience and achieve real growth
Island Governments
Drive positive change for your community and share thought leadership
Green finance/Green investors
Identify new investment opportunities and reach new audiences
NGOs and Community Groups
Increase your visibility through virtual events and project promotion
Share your research with island communities and collaborate with other stakeholders
Develop and accelerate innovative projects

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January 19, 2022 in News, Oceania, Pacific Islands

Volcanic Eruption and Tsunami in the Pacific Islands of Tonga: Updates and how you can help

Island communities across the Pacific were on high alert after a powerful eruption of an undersea volcano approximately 30 km south of Tonga’s Fonuafo’ou island…
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January 19, 2022 in Finance, Insights

Top 5 Sustainability Trends for Islands in 2022

Introduction The concept of sustainability has garnered an increasing amount of focus over the past few years, especially in light of the continuing pandemic. Stakeholders…
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January 11, 2022 in Ambassador Program, Announcements

Why you should join the Island Ambassador Program in 2022

The Island Innovation Ambassador Program aims at building a network of skilled change makers across Island territories. The program provides essential training in areas such…
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January 7, 2022 in Africa, Contributors, Insights

A Summary of the Social Impact Assessment of the compounding impacts of COVID-19 and the Wakashio oil spill

Introduction: As a small island nation and recognised biodiversity hotspot in the Indian Ocean, Mauritius is vulnerable to external socio-economic shocks and environmental stressors. In…
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🌱 Islands are unique in their rich biodiversity and natural assets which support local industries in tourism, agriculture, and fisheries. As islands become more susceptible to the threats of #climatechange, sustainable forms of #finance are needed to effectively manage ...

🇷🇪 "A consortium plans to transform the French overseas territory Reunion Island into one of the world's digital hubs. That could help bring down local unemployment."

#DigitalHub #RemoteWork

🇨🇦 "Ten Indigenous communities on Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands will join B.C.’s clean-energy sector with local projects following support from the Province."

#RenewableEnergy #Canada

🌧️ "On an island with a small surface area, and where its people and infrastructure tend to concentrate around the coast, every storm is a threat."

#SaintLucia #ClimateAdaptation

👀 "Off Yemen’s southeast coast in the Indian Ocean is the archipelago of Socotra. You’ve probably never heard of it, but it’s often referred to as “the Galapagos of the Indian Ocean,” and for good reason."

#biodiversity #nature

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This occasional newsletter highlights events and stories about innovation in sustainable development for rural, remote and island regions. We want to change the discourse to demonstrate how islandness can be a driver for innovation.

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