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CLIMATE ZONE is hosting a free Digicel SMS Quiz this week.   See below how quiz works –   ...
Post Date: 07-Jan-2015
Vanuatu Forecast to have two tropical cyclones for 2014/15 season The Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo-hazard Department (VMGD) releases its tropical cyclone outlook for the 2014-2015 Tropical Cyclone ...
Post Date: 07-Jan-2015
VANUATU SECONDARY STUDENTS DISPLAY THEIR CLIMATE CHANGE EXPERTISE IN CLIMATE ZONE COMPETITION 31 OCTOBER 2014 Without a doubt, the Climate Zone Competition in 2014 has been the best ever organized.  ...
Post Date: 07-Jan-2015
05 November 2014.  Over 80 participants, school children, women and men attended a Waste, Tourism and Climate Change Adaptation Campaign that was organized by the SHEFA Tourism Office, in collaboration ...
Post Date: 07-Jan-2015
Fiji: Well below normal rainfall in June to September. Although normal rainfall was experienced in October the forecast for November to January (the start of the wet season) ...
Post Date: 07-Jan-2015
VACANCY NOTICE   Consultant Assignment – Technical Advisor     The Department of Energy within the Ministry of Climate Change and Natural Disaster is now seeking ...
Post Date: 04-Dec-2014
The Council of Ministers have decided in favor of a new National Sustainable Development Plan  (NSDP) for 2016-2025 in their eighth ordinary meeting on 24 April, 2014. The ...
Post Date: 13-May-2014
In 2013 a community consultation and participatory planning process took place on the Island of Epi in Vanuatu. Residents assembled a 1:20,000 scale physical 3D model of the island and ...
Post Date: 08-May-2014
Just before the Easter long weekend, the Fiji Ministry of Education held a national curriculum consultation that finalised the process of incorporating climate change and disaster risk management into the ...
Post Date: 28-Apr-2014
Pacific Ocean  Melanesia         --  Efate, Vanuatu                         (+) Bleaching Watch  (+) and ...
Post Date: 28-Apr-2014
The Program Management Unit (PMU) to the National Advisory Board for Climate Change and DRR (NAB) and UNDP have asked stakeholders provide feedback on the results and recommendations of their Climate Public ...
Post Date: 23-Apr-2014
Dear colleagues, please find now the job advertisement for the ACSE coordinator,. Kindly share it with your networks. Applications have to be sent to GIZ. Thanks. Veröffentlichungszeitraum:     GIZ ...
Post Date: 08-Apr-2014
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is offering grants to civil society organizations throughout the Pacific, including Vanuatu to implement climate change adaptation projects.  The grants program is called ...
Post Date: 07-Apr-2014
ByAnita Roberts         Vanuatu can now model sea level rise, storm surge and cyclone, tsunamis inundation ...
Post Date: 01-Apr-2014
The IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) contains contributions  from three Working Groups. Working Group I assesses the physical  science basis of climate change. Working Group II assesses ...
Post Date: 31-Mar-2014
Title:  NAPs for developing countries like Vanuatu      National adaptation plans (NAPs) were defined by the 16th Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC as a process ...
Post Date: 28-Mar-2014
Dates: April 23, 2014 - May 21, 2014                   Apply now                   Application Ends On ...
Post Date: 28-Mar-2014
24 March 2014: The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) has released its annual climate statement, which confirms that 2013 tied with 2007 as the sixth warmest on ...
Post Date: 27-Mar-2014
To honour the life and work of Lui Bell and his commitment to the conservation of marine species in the Pacific, the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) ...
Post Date: 25-Mar-2014
In a message to commemorate the International Day of Forests on 21 March, Inoke Ratukalou, Director of the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) Land Resources Division, said that the ...
Post Date: 25-Mar-2014
As experts have been suspecting for a while, and as many of us have certainly noticed, people’s diets around the world have become very similar. So much so that ...
Post Date: 25-Mar-2014
The Climate Zone team is looking both for study materials (see specific criteria in letter) and partners to write questions/judge.     There will be a public ...
Post Date: 24-Mar-2014
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has awarded Partners for  Global Research and Development, LLC (PGRD) a five-year contract to manage and implement  a grant-making ...
Post Date: 24-Mar-2014
Discussion: Involving sub-national and city governments in national climate change mitigation strategies    Invitation to Webinar“Financing sub-national ...
Post Date: 24-Mar-2014
The action begins! We're launching the next phase of the Pacific Climate Warriors campaign, to#StandUpForThePacific in 2014. On Saturday April 12th, Warriors from 10 - 15 Pacific Islands will rise up with ...
Post Date: 21-Mar-2014