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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Lemurs

Every year on the last Friday of October, lemurs take centre stage with World Lemur Day . With 98% percent of lemur species under threat, several years ago a conservation programme was started on Necker Island , aimed at preserving these magnificent creatures. With a similar climate to Madagascar, seven species have …
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Creating a Better Future: How Necker Island puts sustainability at its heart

“If you’re lucky enough to be in a position where you are known around the world, for one reason or another, it’s incredibly important to set a good example to others.” – Sir Richard Branson Virgin Limited Edition's newly launched 'Creating a Better Future' video series kicks off with Necker Island and invites viewers to gain firs …
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Turning Plastic Bottles into T-shirts

Necker Island may well be one of the world’s most exclusive luxury private islands, but when it comes to what’s at the heart of it, sustainability is front and centre. Following the devastating effects of Hurricane Irma in 2017, the island underwent more than two years of reconstruction; with that came the opportunity to fur …
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World Oceans Day 2022

Launched in 1992 by the United Nations, World Oceans Day raises awareness about the crucial role the ocean plays in all our lives and how we can actively protect all its living and non-living resources. Taking place yearly on 8th June, the theme in 2022 is ‘Revitalisation – Collective Action for the Oceans'. Surrounded by the …

A little bird told us...

Watch our final video in our #Creatingabetterfuture series highlighting the #Conservation efforts on #NeckerIslandtwitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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