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The NDMO and Yumi Redi Consortium can announce the public release of the CBDRR handbook for facilitators. A downloadable PDF version can be found via the below link. https://www.dropbox.com/s/q71ztxhhhgg68rz/CBDRR%20HANBUK%20NDMO_soft_161008.pdf?dl=0 ...
Post Date: 23-Oct-2016
To celebrate International DRR Day, the Vanuatu Climate Action Network (VCAN) in collaboration with the NAB and GIZ is holding a Vanuatu Climate Change & Disaster Risk Boot Camp (October ...
Post Date: 14-Oct-2016
Vanuatu is one of the four Pacific countries to be assisted under the Pacific Resilience Program (PREP) launched on Tuesday 21 June 2016 in Suva, Fiji. The PREP is a ...
Post Date: 28-Sep-2016
PRESS RELEASE    Date: 22 September, 2016   SPREP launches new guidelines for environmental impact assessment   New guidelines for environmental impact assessment (EIA) were launched at the twenty-seventh annual ...
Post Date: 23-Sep-2016
20 September 2016: The 71st session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) opened its general debate, which is taking place on the theme, 'The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): a ...
Post Date: 22-Sep-2016
Congratulations Delegates,  Yesterday Vanuatu officially deposited its instrument of ratification of the Paris Agreement at a special ‘High-Level Event on Entry into Force of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change' ...
Post Date: 22-Sep-2016
This week TORBA Province local authorities including the Secretary General, Area Secretaries, and Heads of Departments met with officers of the Secretariat of the National Advisory Board on Climate Change ...
Post Date: 22-Sep-2016
As citizens of Vanuatu, everyone is held responsible for the health of our planet and must think carefully how our every day choices and actions contribute to the well-being or deterioration ...
Post Date: 22-Sep-2016
Please be advised that Thursday the 13th October is International DRR day and a day full of activities has been organised in Port Vila, Lenakal and Sola. We hope all your ...
Post Date: 20-Sep-2016
16 September 2016 Pacific Leaders’ endorsement of the The Framework for Resilient Development in the Pacific (FRDP), the world’s first integrated regional framework to build resilience to climate change and disasters, ...
Post Date: 20-Sep-2016
To celebrate International DRR Day, the Vanuatu Climate Action Network (VCAN) in collaboration with the NAB and GIZ is holding a Vanuatu Climate Change & Disaster Risk Boot Camp (October ...
Post Date: 20-Sep-2016
HONOLULU (September 14, 2016) -- The Pacific Islands Regional Climate Assessment (PIRCA)has launched its new website at PIRCA.org.  The website provides a wealth of information and resources about climate change in ...
Post Date: 15-Sep-2016
Vanuatu is struggling to cope with the negative impacts of climate change; we are front line warriors for SDG 13! C PLEASE VOTE HERE: https://www.film4climate.net/?eid=1974940 ...
Post Date: 11-Sep-2016
This week the Government of Vanuatu, in partnership with GIZ climate change, has concluded the first ever program to link rural tourism operators with renewable energy technologies.  Twenty-nine island bungalows ...
Post Date: 26-Aug-2016
Maximum funding limit for the Ausaid Map CBA fund follows the normal GEF SGP funding modality of maximum of grant per Grantee to 50,000USD.  Concepts calls for this ending 15th ...
Post Date: 24-Aug-2016
Hugely successful Efate CSO Consultation on Climate Change and REDD+ held last week at the Epule Village. The Secretariat wishes to extend its gratitude to those presenters who took their ...
Post Date: 23-Aug-2016
Vanuatu now has a national framework for climate services.It was developed by the Ministry of Climate Change with assistance from the Secretariat of thePacific Environment Programme (SPREP), World ...
Post Date: 17-Aug-2016
Vanuatu Prime Minister Charlot Salwai visited NIWA’s Wellington campus this week, as part of his first official visit to New Zealand. Mr Salwai, and a delegation of officials, were at ...
Post Date: 12-Aug-2016
National Leaders, Governments Send Mix of Signals on Paris Agreement Implementation 18 July 2016: As focus turns towards national implementation of the ...
Post Date: 27-Jul-2016
LEDS GP Fellowship Program – more information    [Translate] Please see below for more information on our Fellowship Program, including selection criteria, Terms and Conditions, and how to ...
Post Date: 23-Jun-2016
The National Advisory Board on Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction (NAB) is implementing a UNFCCC engagement program in the lead up to the UN Climate Change Conference of the ...
Post Date: 26-Apr-2016
This week, the Ministry of Agriculture and SHEFA province are holding El Nino drought preparation workshops for over 100 community representatives from each village on the islands of Nguna, Pele ...
Post Date: 17-Feb-2016
The project will employ a full time VCAP Technical Coordinator. The Technical Coordinator - Upland will be based with the Department of Agriculture to support implementation of the project activities ...
Post Date: 30-Dec-2015
The project will employ a full time VCAP Technical Coordinator - Infrastructure. He/she will be based with the Department of Public Works to support implementation of the project activities associated ...
Post Date: 30-Dec-2015
The VCAp project wishes to employ a full time VCAP Technical Coordinator. The Technical Coordinator - VMGD will be based with the Department of Vanuatu Meteorological and Geo-Hazard to support ...
Post Date: 30-Dec-2015