The Vanuatu Meteorology and Geohazards Department (VMGD) are conducting a four-day workshop in collaboration with the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) and the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP).
Energy Dialogue involving both the government and private sector
Theology of Disaster Resilience in a Changing Climate
Vanuatu Christian Council
Port Vila, Vanuatu
Tuesday August 20 – Friday August 23, 2019
For more information, contact Ben Wari firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: USP-Emalus Conference Room
Date: 27th July 2019
Theme: Storian Blong Yumi: Youth, law and climate change in the Pacific
All are welcome.
Climate change is the defining issue of our time and now is the defining moment to do something about it. There is still time to tackle climate change, but it will require an unprecedented effort from all sectors of society. To boost ambition and accelerate actions to implement the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, UN Secretary-General António Guterres will host the 2019 Climate Action Summit on 23 September to meet the climate challenge.
The Executive Committee of the VCCI Vanuatu Business Resilience Committee will utilize time on the third day to meet directly with the NDA and Accredited Entities to review outcomes from the tradeshow as well as develop concrete steps and actions to include into the workplans of VBRC and the NDA.
The format will be informal, but facilitated by the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat. Space will be given for bilateral discussions as required.
Vanuatu’s Private Sector in cooperation with the Ministry of Climate Change (National Designated Authority to the Green Climate Fund) is hosting a one-day mini-trade-show on Climate Financing in Port Vila, on 5 April 2018
• Highlight Vanuatu private sector’s climate adaptation and mitigation services, products & investment opportunities
• Enhance relationship between Vanuatu’s private sector and accredited entities to major climate funds
The Pacific Community (SPC), and the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation are running a consultation on the preliminary findings of the Vanuatu gender and agriculture assessment to seek feedback and views from key stakeholders in government, civil society and the private sector working in agriculture and rural development.
ON INVITATION ONLY
Objectives: The purpose of the Multi-Stakeholder and Technical Inception Workshop is to officially launch and commence the Project and raise awareness of how key stakeholders can be involved in the ongoing delivery of the Project. More specifically the Inception Workshop has the following objectives:
Workshop objectives are to:
- Present the draft SOP for project appraisal & templates.
- Continue stakeholder consultation on the draft SOP and collect final feedback for finalisation.
For more information please contact the NAB Secretariat by:
This technical workshop will be greatly complimented by the participation and input from all esteemed Vanuatu marine experts.
Green Climate Fund Readiness Program Summit Information Note1.Climate Finance Background
The Government of Vanuatu, through the National Advisory Board on Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction Secretariat (NAB Secretariat) is supporting a review of the status of implementation of the Climate Public Expenditure and Institutional Review (CPEIR) for Vanuatu.
The NAB Secretariat would like to invite you to participate in this review by:
· Attending a half-day workshop, 8:30am-2:00pm on Monday 26th of June 2017 (Venue: Ramada)
The Ministry of Climate Change and Adaptation, the Commonwealth Secretariat and UN Environment have the pleasure to invite you to participate in a Multi-Stakeholder Consultation on the Development of a Law and Climate Change Toolkit, to be held on Thursday 22nd March 2017, from 9.30 am until 4.30 pm.
Pacific Ecosystem-based Adaptation to Climate Change will be hosting a stakeholder workshop on the 13th June 2017. The purpose of the workshop is to provide feedback to the stakeholders on the recent Ecosystem and Socio-economic Resilience Analysis and Mapping process done for Port Vila, and then to workshop Ecosystem-based Adaptation implementation options in the Greater Port Vila region.
The Vanuatu Information Services for Resilient Development in Vanuatu (Van CIS RDP) project was approved at the Green Climate Fund (GCF) Fifteenth Meeting of the Board in Apia, Samoa from 13-15 December, 2016. The approval was made with a number of conditions and requirements that have been put forward by the GCF Secretariat, the Independent Advisory Panel, and the GCF Board. The one week country consultation workshop will bring together key project stakeholders to work together to make significant and substantial progress towards meeting the conditions placed on the project.
Re: Invitation for the Climate Finance Stakeholder Consultation
We write to inform you that a joint SPC/GIZ team from Fiji will be visiting Vanuatu from 20th – 24th March 2017, and would like to invite you to a stakeholder consultation at the Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo-Hazards Department conference room on Friday 24th March 2017 from 8.30am to 2.00pm.
On behalf of the Department of Environment and IUCN, I would like to invite you all again to the final consultation of the NBSAP , Scheduled to take place on Thursday, 24th November at the Melanesian Hotel.
You are invited to the Vanuatu Climate Finance Forum. Returning from the UN Climate Change Conference in Morocco, it is apparent that much remains to be done to prepare our nation to receive and benefit from the climate finance flows reaching our shores.
Your participation is humbly requested on 30thNovember & 1st December 2016
Time: 9:00am-5:00pm each day
Lunch will be provided.
Venue: Le Lagoon.