The Climate Division of the Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo-Hazards Department (VMGD) is now confirming: El Niño is now well established with all ENSO indicators pointing to a mature El Niño event to...More
The Government of Vanuatu has again assisted local communities with over Vt12 million worth of Sawmills as part of its effort to response, recovery and reconstruction efforts to its people to the...More
27 August 2015 This week, Vanuatu’s Nguna-Pele Marine and Land Protected Area Network is hosting a first-of-its kind community-to-community exchange on climate change adaptation and natural resource...More
Occupy Vanuatu! Vegetable Market Climate Protest Against New Global Coal 18 August 2015 Today in Port Vila over 200 people, including youth and secondary school students, occupied the central...More
Planti pipal long Vanuatu husat ibin lusim planti samting blong ol taem cyclone Pam ibin hamarim kantri nau igat ol samting blong mekim wok long gaden, na ol farms blong ol. Planti pipal long Vanuatu...More
lETTER FROM PRESIDENT OF KIRIBATI Your Excellency, On behalf of the Govemment and the people of Kiribati, allow me to begin by sharing with you all our traditional blessing of 'Kam na bane ni Mauri...More
VANUATU HOLDS FIRST UNFCCC MOCK CLIMATE NEGOTIATION IN THE PACIFIC Vanuatu’s first ever Youth Climate Summit took place in Port Vila on 13 August 2015, attended by over 80 young climate activists...More
The Government of the Republic of Vanuatu has assisted local communities with Vt32 million worth of agriculture tools as part of its response, recovery and reconstruction efforts to its people to the...More
Vanuatu Youth Climate Summit In December this year the world's governments will gather in Paris for the 21st United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties. This summit is an opportunity for...More
19 June 2015: Bioversity International and the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) have developed a toolkit to help researchers and extension agents undertake participatory vulnerability analyses...More

What Is The NAB?

The NAB Secretariat's Malcolm Dalesa, Principal Scientific Officer: Climate Change Adaptation and DRR, gives an overview of how the NAB was formed, where it sits in the national framework of climate change and disaster risk reduction, how the NAB will work with government, civil society and NGOs, and the main work elements planned for 2014 onwards. 

The attached presentation gives examples of how NAB can provide assistance to those working on climate change and disaster risk reduction activities in Vanuatu.

A copy of the 'What is the NAB' presentation can be downloaded from this article.

Terms of Reference Position Title : Gender & Social Inclusion Officer - Pacific Risk Resilience Programme Location : Live & Learn Office, Erakor House, Port Vila, Shefa Province Reports to :...More