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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
Hugely successful Efate CSO Consultation on Climate Change and REDD+ held last week at the Epule Village. The Secretariat wishes to extend its gratitude to those presenters who took their ...
Post Date: 23-Aug-2016
Fri, 19 Aug 2016 A group of Civil Society Organizations came together in Port Vila from 3rd-5th August to discuss progress made by the Critical Ecosystem Partnership ...
Post Date: 19-Aug-2016
Vanuatu now has a national framework for climate services.It was developed by the Ministry of Climate Change with assistance from the Secretariat of thePacific Environment Programme (SPREP), World ...
Post Date: 17-Aug-2016
The Marine & Coastal Biodiversity in Pacific Islands website was successfully soft launched on the 22nd July 2016.      Website URL: http://macbio-pacific.info/ Marine and Costal ...
Post Date: 17-Aug-2016
Vanuatu Prime Minister Charlot Salwai visited NIWA’s Wellington campus this week, as part of his first official visit to New Zealand. Mr Salwai, and a delegation of officials, were at ...
Post Date: 12-Aug-2016
National Leaders, Governments Send Mix of Signals on Paris Agreement Implementation 18 July 2016: As focus turns towards national implementation of the ...
Post Date: 27-Jul-2016
Ministry of Agriculture Program helping Nguna, Pele & Emao farmers prepare for La Nina We’ve all heard about and seen the effects of El Nino on Vanuatu’s food security this ...
Post Date: 19-Jul-2016
LEDS GP Fellowship Program – more information    [Translate] Please see below for more information on our Fellowship Program, including selection criteria, Terms and Conditions, and how to ...
Post Date: 23-Jun-2016
More than fifty community consultations on tsunami preparedness and early warning system are currently benefiting residence within the Shefa province and Port Vila Municipal Council. The consultation covered areas ...
Post Date: 10-May-2016
The National Advisory Board on Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction (NAB) is implementing a UNFCCC engagement program in the lead up to the UN Climate Change Conference of the ...
Post Date: 26-Apr-2016
This week, the Ministry of Agriculture and SHEFA province are holding El Nino drought preparation workshops for over 100 community representatives from each village on the islands of Nguna, Pele ...
Post Date: 17-Feb-2016
The project will employ a full time VCAP Technical Coordinator. The Technical Coordinator - Upland will be based with the Department of Agriculture to support implementation of the project activities ...
Post Date: 30-Dec-2015