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Participants from the different Government Ministries, electricity utility companies, private sectors, solar retailers and Non-government Organisations have benefited from a national capacity building workshop on the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) ...
Post Date: 12-Jun-2013
Abstract:      Understanding the challenge that climate change poses and crafting appropriate adaptation and mitigation mechanisms requires input from the breadth of the natural and social sciences. Anthropology's in-depth ...
Post Date: 12-Jun-2013
1) Matthews, T. 2013. 'Institutional Perspectives on Operationalising Climate Adaptation through Planning,' in Planning Theory & Practice, 14(2), available at http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/14649357.2013.781208#.UbFB05y2-yM. This paper looks at the operationalisation ...
Post Date: 10-Jun-2013
The Vanuatu Fisheries Department, SPC, GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit), AusAID (the Australian Agency for International Development) and Vanuatu's National Advisory Board on Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction ...
Post Date: 06-Jun-2013
Country: UNDP Pacific Centre - Fiji Project name: Strengthening Climate and Disaster Risk Governance in Vanuatu Description of the assignment: Governance & Capacity Expert for Vanuatu Period ...
Post Date: 06-Jun-2013
Country: UNDP Pacific Centre - Fiji Project name: Strengthening Climate and Disaster Risk Governance in Vanuatu Description of the assignment: Team Leader for Vanuatu Period of assignment/services: ...
Post Date: 06-Jun-2013
"The new source of power is not money in the hands of a few, but information in the hands of many." ~ John Naisbitt     Welcome to the first ...
Post Date: 23-May-2013
How can countries deliver climate finance effectively? Register now for the UNEP Fit for the Funds Webinar to hear from leading climate finance experts on the principles, criteria and ...
Post Date: 20-May-2013
CARE International in Vanuatu is seeking to employ a FIELD OFFICER. For further information and a copy of the relevant detailed job description and selection criteria please contact ...
Post Date: 16-May-2013
    CARE International in Vanuatu is seeking to employ a FIELD COORDINATOR.       Current program focus ...
Post Date: 16-May-2013
Plans to protect ecosystems and help people adapt to climate change ― also known as ecosystem-based adaptation (EBA) ― must involve vulnerable groups, including women and communities greatly hit ...
Post Date: 02-May-2013
Bonn, April 29, 2013. Inaugurating its first negotiation session, as the new chair of the group of the Least Developed Countries (LDCs), Mr. Prakash Mathema from Nepal, urges Parties to ...
Post Date: 30-Apr-2013
12 April 2013: The Programme on Research on Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation (PROVIA), a joint UN initiative, organized a workshop on Suggested Research Priorities for Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation to ...
Post Date: 26-Apr-2013
A 1969 U.S. scientific study of Crown of Thorns Starfish  in Micronesia has relevance for the current South Pacific COTs outbreaks from the Cook Islands across to the G.B.R. Teams ...
Post Date: 19-Apr-2013
The movie industry has always had an easy sell with end-of-the-world scripts. The fantastical scenarios of mankind’s final struggle for survival – triggered by extreme weather anomalies, epidemics, or meteorite ...
Post Date: 11-Apr-2013
Participate in our online debate, April 9 2013, 12.30-13.30 London time http://alertnetlive.trust.org/Event/Climate_Crisis_How_can_the_poorest_and_most_vulnerable_act_to_adapt U.N. climate talks have yet to deliver much for the world’s poorest people, who are ...
Post Date: 08-Apr-2013
Monday 8 April 2013, Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC), Samoa – Maintaining long-term food security has emerged as a major issue in the Pacific region, and climate change, with ...
Post Date: 08-Apr-2013
On Saturday 9th March, supporters of women’s and gender issues gathered at the Chinese Club in Port Vila to celebrate International Women’s Day.  The event was organised by the Port ...
Post Date: 14-Mar-2013
Toward Resilience A Guide to Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation Toward Resilience: A Guide to Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation is an introductory resource ...
Post Date: 21-Jan-2013
OL 341 From the Ground Up for Adaptation Designing Community-Centered Projects with Sustainable Solutions Enrollment extended until Jan. 18January 15, 2013 - March 11, 2013: 8 ...
Post Date: 18-Jan-2013
Reminder! Reef Resilience Webinar:  Ridge to Reef Management: Watershed Management for Coral Reef Health 'RIDGE-TO-REEF' is a holistic conservation and management approach ...
Post Date: 10-Jan-2013
Rising emissions may double sweet potato size Zoraida Portillo   26 December 2012 | EN | ES ...
Post Date: 08-Jan-2013
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Post Date: 08-Jan-2013
  Lessons from a ‘Gender’ COP Mary Robinson, President Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate ...
Post Date: 06-Jan-2013
December 2012: The Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) has released a new interface for FAOSTAT, providing a new easy platform for food and agriculture statistics. FAOSTAT ...
Post Date: 14-Dec-2012