The Race for a Plastic Free Paradise

This year’s Gili Strong Triathlon was a huge success with more than 100 athletes competing in Gili Trawangan’s latest huge fundraising event. It was the 6th sporting event taking place on the island, raising money and awareness for the solutions in waste management trying to improve this exhausted infrastructure on our little island. Winners The […]

Just how much rubbish can one island make?

Gili Eco Trust had the opportunity of hosting a group of engineer school students from France that came to conduct a 6 week analysis on how much waste Gili Trawangan, a tiny island only 7km in diameter is creating each day. Why do we throw our hands into the waste? These dedicated dump divers created […]

World Oceans Day & One Month On

World Oceans Day on Gili Trawangan each year is an incredible event bringing together tourists, divers, ocean enthusiasts and the local community, to learn through hands on workshops, activities and most importantly action for our oceans. In one single day, participating dive shops that are part of the GIDA alliance worked together in a pledge […]

First Quarter Newsletter 2018

A short update on some of the progress and success of our projects in the first quarter of 2018! We have been very busy! And there is plenty that can’t fit on two pages! So follow our Facebook for up to date projects and campaigns and where you can help volunteer, donate and protect!