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Carbon dioxide (CO2) is an important heat-trapping (greenhouse) gas, which is released through human activities such as deforestation and burning fossil fuels, as well as natural processes ...
Post Date: 02-Feb-2015
A new toolkit on „Coastal Change“ developed by a wide range of experts in 2014 and co-funded and carried out by the SPC-GIZ CCCPIR program:   COASTAL CHANGE IN THE ...
Post Date: 02-Feb-2015
The Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo-hazards Department (VMGD) under the Ministry of Climate Change and Natural Disasters has finally commenced work to the improvement of its disaster risk management equipment around ...
Post Date: 30-Jan-2015
The Ministry of Climate Change and Natural Disasters, in consultation with other government agencies, provincial governments, civil society and other stakeholders, has developed a draft Vanuatu Climate Change and Disaster ...
Post Date: 30-Jan-2015
Environment, Natural Resources & Climate Change: Master’s Degree Program in Environmental Policy and Law   We are now accepting applications for the Master's Degree Program in Environmental Policy and Law. This is ...
Post Date: 16-Jan-2015
Emergency Management (4 Weeks) By- Massey University Begins on- 5 January, 2015 Learn the concepts, principles and practice of Emergency Management through real-world case studies. This course will ...
Post Date: 12-Jan-2015
Dear UN CC:Learners,If you are particularly interested on the subject of climate changeadaptation, you might want to take a look at this free Massive ...
Post Date: 12-Jan-2015
We have finalised the TOR for the evaluation of our joint program based on your inputs and it is now available at this link:   https://www.oxfam.org.au/jobs/job/final-evaluation-of-the-vanuatu-ngo-climate-change-adaptation-program/   Please share ...
Post Date: 12-Jan-2015
A new programme designed to link technical experts working in the field of climate change and disaster risk management to the countries and projects that need them most was highlighted ...
Post Date: 07-Jan-2015
Vanuatu Secondary School Students to Compete for the  2014 Climate Zone Championship 9 October 2014 Vanuatu’s Year 11 secondary school students are getting ready to demonstrate their climate change ...
Post Date: 07-Jan-2015
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