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JOINT PRESS RELEASE FROM THE EUROPEAN UNION AND THE PACIFIC ISLANDS FORUM SECRETARIAT The European Union (EU) with the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat (PIFS) have signed a financing ...
Post Date: 03-Mar-2014
A stocktake on how well we 'walk the talk' is a key part of the Pacific Islands Framework for Action on Climate Change (PIFACC) - the Pacific island region's 10-year ...
Post Date: 28-Feb-2014
WE NEED YOUR FEEDBACK on the draft of the new Strategy for Climate and Disaster Resilient Development in the Pacific (SRDP). The SRDP is at the forefront of the region's efforts to take ...
Post Date: 27-Feb-2014
20 February 2013: Assessing a community's adaptive capacities, coping strategies and vulnerability cannot be done by focusing on economic or past losses, according to the second ...
Post Date: 27-Feb-2014
Seeking expressions of interest for short term technical consultants Pacific Horticultural and Agricultural Market Access (PHAMA) program Location: Program countries - Fiji, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Vanuatu Remuneration will be ...
Post Date: 27-Feb-2014
Today marks the launch of the International Year for Small Island Developing States! Here are some resources that you will find useful to celebrate the international day:   Photos from ...
Post Date: 27-Feb-2014
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Post Date: 27-Feb-2014
A new FIELD brief on “Strengthening action on climate change: the UNFCCC 2013-2015 review” highlights the current opportunity for Parties to submit views on how the outcomes of the review ...
Post Date: 27-Feb-2014
This is a digital project developed by Christopher Bartlett (SPC-GIZ) as part of the free eCourse "Turn Down the Heat: Why a 4°C Warmer World Must be Avoided". This digital ...
Post Date: 19-Feb-2014
Griffith University and the Melanesian Spearhead Group Secretariat have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the 30th January 2014 at Griffith University in Brisbane, Australia to consolidate a framework ...
Post Date: 19-Feb-2014
It's called the "elevator to extinction." Bird species in Papua New Guinean mountains are getting pushed farther and farther up to escape rising temperatures that may make it ...
Post Date: 19-Feb-2014
Media Summit: Presentation day was excruciating for all of us says student - See more at: http://www.pacmas.org/blog-post/media-summit-presentation-day-was-excruc... ...
Post Date: 19-Feb-2014
The Pacific German Regional Programme Coping with Climate Change in the Pacific Island Region (CCCPIR) aims at strengthening capacities of Pacific Island Countries and regional organisations to adapt to ...
Post Date: 17-Feb-2014
Although many NGOs are working to reach the UN’s Millennium Development Goals by 2015, we still have over 1 billion people suffering from hunger, a lack of safe drinking ...
Post Date: 17-Feb-2014
eminder to register to the Griffith Coastal Hazard Management Short Course, Early bird registration ends on 1 of March:   After a successful Coastal Hazard ...
Post Date: 13-Feb-2014
Talofa colleagues   Please find attached SPREP’s Climate Change Matters Newsletter for February 2014. Interesting articles in this month’s edition:   ·        Climate and Disaster Resilient Development in the Pacific ·        Climate ...
Post Date: 13-Feb-2014
The Land Resources Division of the Secretariat of the Pacific Community is pleased to announce that the Youth in Agriculture Blog Competition (YoBloco) Awards have received 11 blog ...
Post Date: 11-Feb-2014
Dear stakeholders   Find attached the latest Vanuatu Climate Update  (VCU).   Regards       Climate Division Vanuatu Meteorological and Geo-Hazards Dept www.meteo.gov.vu   ...
Post Date: 11-Feb-2014
Venue: National Research Institute (NRI), Corner Coro-Kaeaga Road, Waigani Drive, Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea   Dates: 24-28 March, 2014   Technological innovation is taking place at a breath-taking pace. ...
Post Date: 10-Feb-2014
If you've ever wondered how much global warming has raised local temperatures in your area or elsewhere on the globe, the University of East Anglia Climatic ...
Post Date: 10-Feb-2014
Teouma Farmers Association Trained in Food Preservation to Adapt to Climate Change Friday 7th of February 2014, SPC-GIZ Vanuatu This week, the Teouma Farmers Association on the island of Efate, Vanuatu, ...
Post Date: 10-Feb-2014
Friday 7th of February 2014, SPC-GIZ Vanuatu This week, the Teouma Farmers Association on the island of Efate, Vanuatu, received their first ever training in solar food drying and preservation for ...
Post Date: 07-Feb-2014
Dear CBDRR working group members   Please find attached the TOR and agenda for the next meeting I am requesting that we move the meeting time to occur at 1-4pm ...
Post Date: 07-Feb-2014
Your feedback on the Strategy for Climate and Disaster Resilient Development in the PacificSoon we will be inviting you to provide your feedback and insights, as the Pacific ...
Post Date: 07-Feb-2014