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9 September 2013: The Group of 20 (G20) held its annual Leaders' Summit in Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation, to work towards strengthening economic growth and creating jobs. The resulting ...
Post Date: 19-Sep-2013
Warning that the world is not on track to limit the global temperature increase to 2 degrees Celsius, the International Energy Agency (IEA) today urged governments to swiftly enact ...
Post Date: 18-Sep-2013
Canadian author Naomi Klein is so well known for her blade-sharp commentary that it’s easy to forget that she is, above all, a first-rate reporter. I got a glimpse into ...
Post Date: 17-Sep-2013
31 July 2013: The UN Secretary-General has issued a report on UN and national efforts to implement sustainable development in small island developing States (SIDS). The report concludes that, ...
Post Date: 17-Sep-2013
5 September 2013: The fourth Workshop for Enhancing the Regional Distribution of Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Projects in the Asia and the Pacific provided a platform to showcase national ...
Post Date: 16-Sep-2013
7 September 2013: In the context of calls for concrete action to ensure the survival of small island developing States (SIDS), the 44th Pacific Islands Forum convened under the ...
Post Date: 16-Sep-2013
9 September 2013: The Group of 20 (G20) held its annual Leaders' Summit in Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation, to work towards strengthening economic growth and creating jobs. The resulting ...
Post Date: 16-Sep-2013
Website small news or blog story Welcome to the Cloud Nasara: New Vanuatu climate and disaster preparedness animation premieres in Port Vila   Cloud Nasara, a new cartoon that integrates ...
Post Date: 06-Aug-2013
  NADI, Fiji --- Cook Islands, Tonga and Vanuatu shared their experiences with integration of climate change (CC) and disaster risk management (DRM) practices at the High Level Dialogue session ...
Post Date: 11-Jul-2013
Dear Members of the Climate Change and Development Community, United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) and Ricardo-AEA announces Round 2 of its e-learning for climate negotiators from ...
Post Date: 09-Jul-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: Team Leader for Vanuatu Period of assignment/services: ...
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
Country: UNDP Pacific Centre - Fiji Project name: Strengthening Climate and Disaster Risk Governance in Vanuatu Description of the assignment: Climate and Disaster Risk Profiler for Vanuatu ...
Post Date: 06-Jun-2013
Vanuatu climate update General lukluk (tropical pacific i stap long neutral phase) Ol indicators blong ENSO oli stap long neutral range since mid-2012 mo situation ia i likely ...
Post Date: 05-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
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