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Seychelles

The Republic of the Seychelles consists of 115 islands, and is situated in the Indian Ocean north of Madagascar. The land area is 455 km2 (175 miles2) and the capital city and major port is Victoria on the island of Mahé. The population is 81,000 (2002 census data), and the people are descended from Africans, Asians, and Europeans. The official languages are English and French, while Creole is widely spoken. The local currency is the Seychelles rupee (SR).

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National Co-ordinators
Mr Rolph Payet and Mr Alain De Comarmond
Ministry of Environment
PO Box 677, Victoria, Mahé, Seychelles
Tel: + 248 224 644
Fax: 248 322 945
rolph@seychelles.sc
a.deco@pps.gov.sc

 

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