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Vanuatu is expected to have 2 to 3 Tropical Cyclones (TC) in 2016/2017 cyclone season. The Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo-hazard Department (VMGD) appeals to the general public to prepare for this ...
Post Date: 01-Nov-2016
The September News release features the following: 1. Vanuatu Red Cross Society in Paama, the Shepherd Islands, Tanna, Efate and Efate offshore islands, (construction of shelters and water catchments) 2. First Aid to ...
Post Date: 25-Oct-2016
EU-GIZ Adapting to Climate Change and Suatainable Energy (ACSE) programme on Freshwater Aquaculture was launched on the 17th of October 2016. The objective of the project is to: 1) Trial ...
Post Date: 24-Oct-2016
The NDMO and Yumi Redi Consortium can announce the public release of the CBDRR handbook for facilitators. A downloadable PDF version can be found via the below link. https://www.dropbox.com/s/q71ztxhhhgg68rz/CBDRR%20HANBUK%20NDMO_soft_161008.pdf?dl=0 ...
Post Date: 23-Oct-2016
In the time that it has taken you to read this sentence, you have fallen through an eternal expanse of stars at approximately 460 metres a second. Clinging to a ...
Post Date: 20-Oct-2016
A new publication from the Australian Centre for International Agricultural (ACIAR) provides a clear view of the current status of mixed species agroforestry in Fiji and Vanuatu and offers valuable ...
Post Date: 17-Oct-2016
To celebrate International DRR Day, the Vanuatu Climate Action Network (VCAN) in collaboration with the NAB and GIZ is holding a Vanuatu Climate Change & Disaster Risk Boot Camp (October ...
Post Date: 14-Oct-2016
Vanuatu is one of the four Pacific countries to be assisted under the Pacific Resilience Program (PREP) launched on Tuesday 21 June 2016 in Suva, Fiji. The PREP is a ...
Post Date: 28-Sep-2016
PRESS RELEASE    Date: 22 September, 2016   SPREP launches new guidelines for environmental impact assessment   New guidelines for environmental impact assessment (EIA) were launched at the twenty-seventh annual ...
Post Date: 23-Sep-2016
20 September 2016: The 71st session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) opened its general debate, which is taking place on the theme, 'The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): a ...
Post Date: 22-Sep-2016
Congratulations Delegates,  Yesterday Vanuatu officially deposited its instrument of ratification of the Paris Agreement at a special ‘High-Level Event on Entry into Force of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change' ...
Post Date: 22-Sep-2016
This week TORBA Province local authorities including the Secretary General, Area Secretaries, and Heads of Departments met with officers of the Secretariat of the National Advisory Board on Climate Change ...
Post Date: 22-Sep-2016
As citizens of Vanuatu, everyone is held responsible for the health of our planet and must think carefully how our every day choices and actions contribute to the well-being or deterioration ...
Post Date: 22-Sep-2016
Please be advised that Thursday the 13th October is International DRR day and a day full of activities has been organised in Port Vila, Lenakal and Sola. We hope all your ...
Post Date: 20-Sep-2016
16 September 2016 Pacific Leaders’ endorsement of the The Framework for Resilient Development in the Pacific (FRDP), the world’s first integrated regional framework to build resilience to climate change and disasters, ...
Post Date: 20-Sep-2016
To celebrate International DRR Day, the Vanuatu Climate Action Network (VCAN) in collaboration with the NAB and GIZ is holding a Vanuatu Climate Change & Disaster Risk Boot Camp (October ...
Post Date: 20-Sep-2016
This is an update on the climate outlook from October to December 2016.
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Post Date: 16-Sep-2016
HONOLULU (September 14, 2016) -- The Pacific Islands Regional Climate Assessment (PIRCA)has launched its new website at PIRCA.org.  The website provides a wealth of information and resources about climate change in ...
Post Date: 15-Sep-2016
Department of Environment and organizing committee, line agencies, partners & stakeholders  are organizing the event : VANUATU NATIONAL CLEAN UP DAY, WORLD OZONE DAY AND NATIONAL ...
Post Date: 15-Sep-2016
Vanuatu is struggling to cope with the negative impacts of climate change; we are front line warriors for SDG 13! C PLEASE VOTE HERE: https://www.film4climate.net/?eid=1974940 ...
Post Date: 11-Sep-2016
The Convention of BioDiversity (CBD) Vanuatu Biodiversity National CHM (Clearing House Mechanism) is now online and operational。 See and find latest and many resources and documents pertaining to Vanuatu Biodiversity, ...
Post Date: 26-Aug-2016
This week the Government of Vanuatu, in partnership with GIZ climate change, has concluded the first ever program to link rural tourism operators with renewable energy technologies.  Twenty-nine island bungalows ...
Post Date: 26-Aug-2016
IUCN and CEPF are happy to invite civil society organisations to submit a Letter of Inquiry (LOI) for large and small grant biodiversity conservation projects in Solomon Islands and ...
Post Date: 25-Aug-2016
Maximum funding limit for the Ausaid Map CBA fund follows the normal GEF SGP funding modality of maximum of grant per Grantee to 50,000USD.  Concepts calls for this ending 15th ...
Post Date: 24-Aug-2016
IUCN and CEPF are happy to invite civil society organisations to submit a Letter of Inquiry (LOI) for large and small grant biodiversity conservation projects in Vanuatu. LOIs for small ...
Post Date: 24-Aug-2016