Traditionally designed Polynesian sailing canoes built with modern materials and propelled with fossil-fuel free technologies.
To implement a fossil fuel-free sustainable sea transportation network of modernized Pacific sailing canoes through public service and social entrepreneurship activities
Supporting Pacific Islands’ traditional knowledge as a solution, adaptation and mitigation measure for climate change.
– Nainoa Thompson, Master Navigator
President, Polynesian Voyaging Society
Sustainable Sea Transportation
Climate Change Preparedness
Disaster Relief Assistance
Innovative Research Platforms
Work Force Development
Transformative, Place-Based Education