2019 Chumbe Island Underwater Photo Guides now online

Six (6!) new volumes of underwater photo guides focusing solely on the reef fish, sea turles and invertebrates in the Chumbe MPA.

“On The Forefront Of Eco-Education At Chumbe Island”

gestalten features an in-depth interview with Chumbe Island
founder Sibylle Riedmiller to find out why she made it her
life mission to create the Chumbe Island Coral Park
marine protected area.
Read the article here

Chumbe Island featured in “Sustainable use of coastal areas in Zanzibar” videos (English & Swahili versions)

Ulli Kloiber and Khamis Khalfan featured in new videos that explore the challenges and protection approaches to marine life in Zanzibar

Thank you for supporting 10,000+ Environmental Education participants to Chumbe Island

Since 1996, over 10,000 Zanzibar students and community members visited Chumbe Island because of guest visits

Chumbe Island featured in Swahili Coast Magazine for Best of Africa Award Recognition by Hon. Kombo

Hon. Mahmoud Thabit Kombo congratulates the Chumbe Island team
on winning the “Best of Africa” award at a special press conference
at the Park Hyatt in Zanzibar.
Read here for more information.

Chumbe Awarded ‘Best of Africa’ 2019

We are very proud to announce that Chumbe has been recognized in
Top 100 Sustainable Tourism Destinations, receiving the
‘Best of Africa’ award at the ITB in Berlin.
Read here for more information.

Finalist for the 2018 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

We are very excited to announce that Chumbe Island Coral Park has been selected as a finalist for the World Travel & Tourism Council’s Tourism for Tomorrow Awards 2018 under the category of Environment!

This Award is for organizations and companies that achieved environmental best practices through biodiversity conservation, protection of natural habitats, addressing climate change, and green operations.

Winners will be officially announced during the Awards Ceremony taking place in Buenos Aires, Argentina on 19 April during WTTC’s Global Summit.

Read more at: www.wttc.org/tourism-fo…/winners-and-finalists-2018/

Chumbe Management Plan (2017-2027) now online!

This is the third management plan for Chumbe Island Coral Park (CHICOP) since its inception in 1994, produced by the Chumbe Team with the support of Sustainable Solutions International Consulting (SSIC). A lot of work and a very

Chumbe showcased

Chumbe Island Coral Park is featured in the latest IUCN Protecting the Planet newsletter, January 2017!