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07 Dec 2017 Blog, Events, News

Last year Healthy Seas partner MEDASSET organized in a Greece a Fashion Design Competition and Exhibition. The garments designed and presented in the exhibition have all been created by students and recent graduates of the Fashion Department of AKTO College of Art and Design. They were finalists in the competition “Healthy Seas: A Journey from […]

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05 Dec 2017 Blog, News

We are happy to show you the brand new Healthy Seas socks! Check them out together with other beautiful products such as swimwear, sportswear or carpets, made with the regenerated ECONYL® yarn by our partners from the fishnets that our divers and fishermen collect: http://healthyseas.org/about/products/ Best gifts for Christmas or any occasion! Don’t you think? […]

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04 Dec 2017 Blog, News, Press

Oceans are the source of livelihood for millions of people, and the home to hundreds of thousands of distinct species. In fact, we’re all connected to the oceans, and we all have the responsibility to protect them. Recently, an important global event for ocean protection was held in Malta; Our Ocean 2017. As part of […]

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30 Nov 2017 Blog, News

Such a great news and big surprise from Bracenet! We received a donation about € 7.150! Many thanks to all the Bracenet Supporters! You are amazing. That is your part of saving the seas. Bracenet develops fashion bracelets from ghost nets and joined forces with Healthy Seas and its partners, to work together for cleaner […]

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23 Nov 2017 Blog, Events, News

Last year Healthy Seas partner MEDASSET organized in a Greece a Fashion Design Competition and Exhibition. The garments designed and presented in the exhibition have all been created by students and recent graduates of the Fashion Department of AKTO College of Art and Design. They were finalists in the competition “Healthy Seas: A Journey from […]

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20 Nov 2017 Blog, News

A warm welcome to our new partner Re-Athlete, a sustainable sportswear brand that stands for positive change and for distinctive sportswear made with the regenerated ECONYL® yarn. The fishnets collected by Healthy Seas are brought into the ECONYL® regeneration system, in which they are transformed into new, high-quality nylon yarn. “Healthy Seas is an open initiative […]

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16 Nov 2017 Blog, News

Ghost nets in the seas can continue to create problems not only for marine wildlife but also local communities and fishermen: It places significant costs on them through lost fishing time and damage to active nets. Ghost nets keep fishing uncontrolled and lead to unnecessary catch of fish stocks, so it’s also a loss for […]

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05 Nov 2017 Blog, Events, News, Video

Diving at the North Sea is not easy… in many ways. Often our diving trips are cancelled due to bad weather just before the action could take place. A group of enthusiastic volunteer divers are continuously preparing and scheduling trips, but whether they can leave the harbour or not is always a question. This weekend […]

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13 Nov 2017 Blog, Events, News, Video

This weekend, on 18-19 November our divers in Greece will return to the Corinthian Gulf for more ghost net removal. In July, the Ghost Fishing Greece divers removed big amount of ghost nets around 40m length and about 400kg from a shipwreck. The recovered nets were creating not only a death trap for all kinds […]

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06 Nov 2017 Blog, Events, News, Press, Video

On 5-6 October 2017, global leaders were invited in Malta to commit to new actions to ensure sustainable fisheries, to mitigate climate change impacts, to announce new marine protected areas and to fight marine pollution in the framework of the ‘Our Ocean’ conference. Healthy Seas and its partners were organizing various side events in Malta, […]

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