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msc foundation

The non-profit MSC Foundation implements the MSC Group’s marine conservation, humanitarian and sustainable development commitments worldwide, utilising MSC’s global reach and unique knowledge of the sea to protect and nurture our blue planet, its peoples and our shared cultural heritage.

Concentrating on four areas – the Environment, Community Support, Education and Emergency Relief – the Foundation promotes the protection and sustainable management of ecosystems, empowers vulnerable communities around the world to realize their full potential, supports equitable and inclusive quality education to foster enduring individual and collective development, and helps disaster-struck populations toward recovery.

The Foundation works to achieve this both independently and with dedicated partners: independently, by leveraging MSC Group engagement in designing and managing projects, connecting communities, raising awareness and mobilising the financial support of thousands of people, and together with trusted partners selected for their strong innovative vision or track record for effective action.

Sunreef Yachts is the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of luxury custom-made catamarans. It is leading the way in responsible boating by offering a 360° approach to eco cruising. Sunreef offers cutting-edge electric propulsion, naturally sourced sustainable materials, smart energy management and new technologies including an innovative patented solar power technology produced in-house.

 OCCASIOUSMAART is a young, friendly, responsible company that not only pays special attention to the quality of the vehicles it acquires, but also cares about the well-being of its customers by giving everyone special attention.


The Horn Foundation aims to raise awareness of current environmental and social issues. It implements field projects in order to act for the planet and its inhabitants, and thus offers everyone the opportunity to become an actor of change.

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Become a sponsor

Through its program, Pangaea X aims not only to raise awareness on environmental issues, but also to empower youth by offering them a platform to transform their energy, passion and ideas into concrete solutions.  Through the alliance of our shared values, fields of expertise and strengths, a greater impact on our planet and our youth is guaranteed!

Beyond a simple partnership. Together let’s :

-> Support concrete projects in line with your values and initiatives.
-> Raise awareness and play active roles in the well-being of our planet.
-> Invest in younger generation by giving them responsibilities as future world leaders.

e-mail : contact@pangaeax.org


Get inspired by the advice of @oyster.ba 🌊🦪, the innovative team who participated in the first edition of Pangaea X! Their idea of building a reef made with oyster shel was truly amazing 💡
Now it’s your turn to share your vision for a sustainable future! Join us for Pangaea X 2023 and propose your unique idea 🚀.

Visit our website at www.pangaeax.org for all the information 🌍

Win up to 20’000€ to kickstart your environmental project with the @pangaea.x program!

If you are between 16 to 29 years old and live in Europe, this is your chance to have a real impact on our planet and learn valuable skills for your future!

More information on www.pangaeax.org

Get inspired by the advice of Enereef 🌊🐠, the innovative team of marine biologists and engineers who participated in the first edition of Pangaea X! Their idea of building an modulable reef at the bottom of offshore wind turbines was truly amazing 💡
Now it’s your turn to share your vision for a sustainable future! Join us for Pangaea X 2023 and propose your unique idea 🚀.

Visit our website at www.pangaeax.org for all the information 🌍

Hey hey hey! We’re still searching for the perfect coaches to join us on our wild ride through the Pangaea X program!

Here’s what we’re offering:

- Loads of fun and unforgettable memories that will last a lifetime ⏲
- An epic afterparty that’ll leave you with unforgettable memories (or maybe just a wicked hangover) 🥂
- One whole week in Switzerland and some of the best chocolate you’ve tested 🍫
- The chance to connect with some seriously awesome people 👯‍♀️

So, what do you say? Ready to join us on this adventure of a lifetime? Trust us, it’s going to be a blast!

Apply online! Link in bio

Découvrez avec nous le projet Greenfjord présenté par le Professeur Samuel Jaccard 🔬

Ce projet vise à étudier l’impact du changement climatique dans les fjords du Groenland🇬🇱

Retrouvez plus d’infos sur : https://greenfjord-project.ch

🗣️ « On a créé @pangaea.x pour soutenir tous les jeunes qui ont des idées, pas seulement au travers de l’équipe et d’un programme éducatif, mais aussi au travers de nos sponsors.
On fait en sorte que leurs idées, deviennent réalité. » 🚀
- Mike Horn

📸 @hugohmygod

@columbia_eu @geberit_ch @serge_ferrari

Cette semaine nous sommes allés à la rencontre de @epflcarbonteam 🚀

En réponse au challenge lancé par Elon Musk, cette jeune association de l’Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne fondée par Karl Khalil développe actuellement un projet de captation carbone 🌱

On t’emmène aujourd’hui découvrir leur initiative 🗣️

Rendez vous sur leur page @epflcarbonteam pour suivre ce magnifique projet 🔥

Après 6 mois de travail, les 5 équipes finalistes du programme pangaea x ont présenté leur projet devant une audience de plusieurs centaines de personnes 🎙️

Deux règles leurs étaient fixées: aucun visuel et 3 minutes de pitch 🕞

Une tâche de taille mais parfaitement maîtrisée par toutes les équipes ✅


Don’t miss out on @bionet_pangaeax ‘s first radio interview on @rtl_france !

After having watched the Netflix TV show Seaspricy, William, Jonathan and Victor were appalled of the amount of fishing nets that were left at sea. Were any biodegradable fishing nets on the market ? The answer was no: it was time to act and change our habits.

Did you know that, before the use of plastic, fishing nets were made out of cotton ?

By combining natural fibres with modern technologies, BioNet have created the perfect mix to fight against ghost fishing.

If you would like to contact the teams, head over to their pages or contact us at contact@pangaeax.org

Avec les @sbbcffffs, on a demandé aux participants d’imaginer la mobilité de demain! Et vous comment vous l’imaginez?

🎥 @hugohmygod


A week ago, we welcomed our 5 finalist teams at @joinstationf in Paris.

The biggest incubator for startups in the world, Station F was the ideal location for our teams to pitch their projects in front of the @pangaea.x jury.

6 months ago, 150 projects were submitted, 10 were selected to integrate the program, then 5 went onto the second phase and last week, one final winner was announced!

It’s been a challenging journey for our selected teams. They started with a simple idea and today we have concrete projects aspiring to contribute to preserving our oceans 🌊

We are so proud of the progress that have made and the resilience and determination they have shown and we can’t wait to see what the future holds.

This might be the end of our first edition, but it’s the beginning of life changing projects for a better future!

🎥 @hugohmygod

“Collaboration is the new competition!” @mikehornexplorer sharing survival tips applicable to the success of entrepreneurial projects. Build bridges not walls 🤝 ...

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