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Winners of the competition “One minute for your island”
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Winners of the competition “One minute for your island”

16-year-old wins competition to depict the main environmental challenges facing Ibiza and propose solutions in a short video Ibiza, 07-07-21 – From February to March, young people between the ages of 15 and 18 living in Ibiza or Formentera were invited to take part in a competition to produce a video of one minute or...

The Balearic Islands lead the fight against plastic pollution with the pioneering certification “Plastic Free Balearics”
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The Balearic Islands lead the fight against plastic pollution with the pioneering certification “Plastic Free Balearics”

The initiative, which has just launched its pilot phase, will incentivise businesses in the hospitality industry to eliminate single-use plastics Balearic Islands, 21st June 2021 – The Balearic Islands have taken another step towards becoming a more sustainable destination, with the launch of the pioneering certification “Plastic Free Balearics”. This new environmental guarantee has been...

In a year of pandemic, IbizaPreservation announces it invested €240,000 in environmental projects
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In a year of pandemic, IbizaPreservation announces it invested €240,000 in environmental projects

Photo: Benn Pinto Presenting its 2020 annual report, the foundation recognised the ongoing commitment of its donors, despite the economic crisis caused by Covid Ibiza, 5 June 2021 – On World Environment Day, IbizaPreservation presented its 2020 annual report – entitled Rising to new challenges – with a special recognition to all the donors who continued...

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The power of images: conserving the sea

The second edition of MARE, the Audiovisual Competition for the Conservation of the Balearic Sea, is here! Balearic Islands, 10 May 2021 – MARE – the photography and documentary contest that invites citizens to capture the beauty of the Balearic Sea and to get involved in its conservation – is a collaborative initiative promoted by...

***BREAKING NEWS*** Victory for our beloved Mediterranean
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***BREAKING NEWS*** Victory for our beloved Mediterranean

We are delighted to share exciting news of a significant win in our long-running campaign to stop oil and gas exploration in the Spanish Mediterranean.  The Mar Blava Alliance, which IbizaPreservation created in 2013, succeeded yesterday in winning cross-party support in the Spanish Parliament for a bill that will ban prospecting and exploration throughout Spanish...

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February 2021 newsletter

One minute for your island We’re delighted to present a brand new competition for 15- to 18-year-olds living in Ibiza or Formentera. One minute for your island was created in conjunction with The Conservation Collective environmental network we are part of, in memory of Iris Goldsmith, the daughter of our co-founder Ben. Iris died tragically in an accident in...

Two environmental foundations join forces in a new, Balearic-wide certification to eliminate plastics
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Two environmental foundations join forces in a new, Balearic-wide certification to eliminate plastics

Photo by Willy Uribe IbizaPreservation and Save the Med will develop “Plastic Free Balearics” to help companies on all the islands to remove single-use plastics Balearic Islands, 25-11-20 – Two foundations committed to the conservation of the Balearics today announced a new joint initiative to help reduce single-use plastic pollution throughout the islands. The Mallorca-based...