Overseas Countries
and Territories Association


Tech4Islands Awards Laureates announced

We are glad to announce that the four laureates of the Tech4Islands Awards have been selected. OCTA has had the privilege of being a member of the selection jury of the Awards for the second year in a row. It has been a pleasure to take part in this innovative competition and to recognize the extremely high quality of the solutions and initiatives proposed. We sincerely congratulate the laureates and all contestants for their ecological, sustainable and resilient solutions.

The Laureates are:

-Lyspackaging (winner of the Tech4Islands PLANÈTE Grand Prix)

-Pacific Beachcomer (winner of the Tech4Islands OCEANIA Grand Prix)

-the Sargasse Project startup (winner of the Tech4Islands OVERSEAS Grand Prix)

-Nīnamu Solutions (winner of the Tech4Islands POLYNESIA Grand Prix).

This year, a special jury selection prize was also awarded to Boreal Light.

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Tech4Islands is the one and only international competition innovation BY and FOR the islands, which aims to bring out innovative Tech For Good solutions that are ecological, sustainable and resilient – “Good for the islands and therefore good for the planet”.

More information on the competition here: https://www.tech4islands.com/en/