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SHORT TERM CONTRACTOR - MAPPING CLIMATE CHANGE AND DISASTER RISK REDUCTION PROJECTS AND FINANCE   Through a desk study and consultation within Port Vila and in provincial centres, the contractor ...
Post Date: 09-Nov-2012
ADMINISTRATION ASSISTANT   The Administration Assistant will provide administrative support and logistical assistance to the Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction Project Management Unit for meetings, workshops and climate change ...
Post Date: 09-Nov-2012
COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER   Based in the Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction Project Management Unit at the VMGD, the Communications Officer will design, implement and report on a communication and ...
Post Date: 09-Nov-2012
PROJECT MANAGEMENT ADVISOR Increasing Resilience to Climate Change and Natural Hazards Project The Republic of Vanuatu is being provided with grants from the Global Environment Facility, the European Union and ...
Post Date: 09-Nov-2012
Resilient Cities Webinar Series is composed of six webinars that will focus on the themes shared at Resilient ...
Post Date: 09-Nov-2012
    The Government of Vanuatu has applied for financing in the amount of US$ 2,728,000 equivalent from the World Bank towards the cost of the Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction ...
Post Date: 09-Nov-2012
MEDIA RELEASE, Friday, 12th November 2012 Tropical cyclone Outlook for Vanuatu for 2012/13 season The Department of Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo-hazard Department (VMGD) releases its tropical cyclone ...
Post Date: 08-Nov-2012
Geneva, 7th November 2012 Dear Sir, Madam,   With this message I send you a brochure that presents the aims, content and practical information about the GEPP ...
Post Date: 08-Nov-2012
From Tokelau world's first place to run entirely on solar , the director of the company which installed the new grid, Powersmart Solar, told Tokelau residents have only benefited from ...
Post Date: 07-Nov-2012
Waste management training opportunities for the Pacific  - Applications are being invited by the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) for two Train-the-Trainers waste management courses targeting Pacific ...
Post Date: 07-Nov-2012
Opportunity to attend COP18 Norwegian Government, YOUNGO has funding for the upcoming UNFCCC talks in Doha and are opening up applications for Global South Youth to attend.This funding has ...
Post Date: 07-Nov-2012
Pacific Islands Climate Services Forum - Suva, Fiji You are cordially invited to participate in the Pacific Islands Climate Services Forum, hosted by the Pacific Centre for Environment ...
Post Date: 07-Nov-2012
  CEC Presents Guidelines for Designing Climate-Resilient MPAs 23 October 2012: The North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) has presented a set ...
Post Date: 02-Nov-2012
  UNEP GEAS Releases Alert on GHG Emissions from Meat Consumption October 2012: The October issue of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) Global ...
Post Date: 01-Nov-2012
  Call for Applications is underway for those interested in undertaking placements with the Greg Urwin Awards commencing in 2013. Details below:   The ...
Post Date: 31-Oct-2012
  WHO, WMO Launch Atlas of Health and Climate 29 October 2012: The World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Meteorological Organization ...
Post Date: 31-Oct-2012
The Ocean Health Index: Live Q&A with Ben Halpern, OHI lead scientistDate: 31 October 2012Time: 5 pm GMT / 1 pm US EDT / ...
Post Date: 31-Oct-2012
  5th On-Line Climate Conference: Climate change and the potential of sustainable technologies for Small Island Developing States The fifth global online conference ...
Post Date: 30-Oct-2012
  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Vanuatu Climate Change & Disaster Risk Lessons, Mainstreaming and National Policy: 26 October 2012 The Republic of Vanuatu has had a busy week dedicated to addressing the issues ...
Post Date: 28-Oct-2012
  It is my sincere pleasure to invite you for this webinar by Nobel Peace Prize winner Prof. Mohan Munasinghe, called "Integrating climate change policies into sustainable development strategy using ...
Post Date: 27-Oct-2012
CLIMATE SECURITY : A holistic approach to climate change, security and development The Pacific Institute of Public Policy has launched one of its periodic Discussion Papers, this time revisiting ...
Post Date: 26-Oct-2012
A holistic approach to climate change, security and development PiPP's latest Discussion Starter revisits the climate change issue with ...
Post Date: 25-Oct-2012
  The Office of the High Representative for LDCs, SIDS and landlocked developing countries is seeking consultants to prepare a report on the “Impact of climate change, desertification and land ...
Post Date: 25-Oct-2012
Words of caution however are wise especially with gabion baskets which even if they work superbly at first will eventually rust in the marine environment and release the materials they ...
Post Date: 23-Oct-2012
UNDP/IFRC Case Study - Vanuatu - Implementation of Laws and Regulations in Support of Disaster Risk Reduction Copies of the full ToR should be obtained from navin.bhan@undp.org or ...
Post Date: 22-Oct-2012