Inspired by our Founder, our mission is to contribute towards the sustainable development of Seychelles and to join the global community in its efforts to achieve a more equitable, just, sustainable and healthy planet, for the present generation and the future generations to come.

Our Board Members.

Former President, Danny Faure

Founder and Chairman

Mr. Maurice Loustau Lalanne

Vice Chairman

Mr. Bertrand Belle


Ms. Ginny Elizabeth


Mr. Alain de Commarmond


Ms. Lorraine Faure

Executive Director

Strategic Pillars

Ocean Governance

The DFF seeks to contribute towards local and global efforts to protect the health of the beating blue heart of the planet – the Ocean.

The Blue Economy

The DFF seeks to contribute towards the advancement of the blue economy as the next frontier for sustainable development.

Good Governance

The DFF aims to contribute towards the promotion of TAGG as key principles for sustainable development.

Leadership and Gender Equality

The DFF aims to support and promote the empowerment of leaders.


The Foundation seeks to empower and inspire the
youth to adopt positive lifestyles and to encourage their appreciation and understanding of global issues relevant to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

Our Latest News & Events

Danny Faure named Chair of the Board of Governors of the Commonwealth of Learning

DATE : March 4, 2023

His Excellency Danny Faure, the Former President of the Republic of Seychelles has been named Chair of the Board of […]

The Mindelo Declaration

DATE : February 6, 2023

The Mindelo Declaration Gathered at The Ocean Race Summit Mindelo, Cabo Verde, on January 23rd 2023, over 300 representatives of […]

The Danny Faure Foundation signs partnership agreement with the Fisheries Transparency Initiative

DATE : February 2, 2023

2nd February 2023, Victoria/Seychelles. Today, the Danny Faure Foundation (DFF) signed a partnership agreement with the Fisheries Transparency Initiative (FiTI), […]