Founded in 1988 and with roots going back to 1983, MEDASSET is an international environmental NGO registered as a charity and private company in the UK and as a Non Profit Organisation in Greece.
MEDASSET plays an active role in the study and conservation of sea turtles and their habitats throughout the Mediterranean, through scientific research, environmental education, political lobbying and raising public awareness.
Since 1988 the organisation has been a Permanent Observer-member of the Bern Convention at the Council of Europe and Partner to the Mediterranean Action Plan (MAP) of UNEP. In 2009, it was awarded Partner status for the implementation of UNEP’s Action Plan for the Conservation of Mediterranean Marine Turtles.
MEDASSET - Mediterranean Association to Save the Sea Turtles
4 Hillside Close
Phone: 0203 28 66 189
Fax: 020 7629 0654