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October 2013: The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has published a paper, titled 'Exploring Climate Finance Effectiveness,' which examines possible ways of measuring the effectiveness of public ...
Post Date: 14-Nov-2013
6 November 2013: The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) has published its annual Greenhouse Gas Bulletin, reporting that between 1990 and 2012, the warming effect on the climate has increased ...
Post Date: 14-Nov-2013
Press release 16th November 2013 – for immediate release   Live & Learn Vanuatu, Department of Forestry and Santo Community start first REDD+ agroforestry plot in Vanuatu ...
Post Date: 12-Nov-2013
please find news for your use, from the Pacific at the 19th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change which opened today in Warsaw ...
Post Date: 12-Nov-2013
Dear colleagues,   Latest issue of SPC’s Climate Change and Disaster Risk Newsletter out now: http://www2008.spc.int/images/publications/en/NewsLetters/SPC_CC_DR_eNewsletter02.pdf   Interested to know how sea-level rise is measured in the Pacific? Want ...
Post Date: 12-Nov-2013
MEDIA RELEASE   Vanuatu youth spread solutions for climate change at media showcase event Port Vila high school ...
Post Date: 12-Nov-2013
Talofa colleagues   Trust that all is well in your corner of the Pacific. Please find attached SPREP’s Climate Change Matters Newsletter for November 2013.   Exciting stories in this ...
Post Date: 12-Nov-2013
Dear PAFPNet members, We would like to invite you to review the Pacific Gender and Climate Change Toolkit which was launched as a draft at the recent Triennial Conference of ...
Post Date: 12-Nov-2013
Journalists provide information vital to the maintenance of governance systems, human health and the health of our environment. With more people in the Pacific, particularly the young, heading online in ...
Post Date: 10-Nov-2013
The French Red Cross and Vanuatu Red Cross Society is looking for an external consultant to conduct the final evaluation of a DRR Mitigation project in Torba Province called SCP ...
Post Date: 07-Nov-2013
October 2013: The UN Technical Support Team (TST) has issued three briefs in preparation for the seventh session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) Open Working Group (OWG) on ...
Post Date: 07-Nov-2013
SPC invites applications for the position of Climate Change Adviser, in its Strategic Engagement, Policy and Planning Facility located at its regional office in Suva, Fiji.   SPC is the ...
Post Date: 04-Nov-2013
You may be interested to know that Dr Scott Power from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology, was recently interviewed by ABC News and Radio Australia concerning his team’s finding that ...
Post Date: 29-Oct-2013
                MEDIA ALERT   Vanuatu youth to present media showcase   Port Vila high school students will present their own climate change TV, ...
Post Date: 28-Oct-2013
Journalists provide information vital to the maintenance of governance systems, human health and the health of our environment. With more people in the Pacific, particularly the young, heading online in ...
Post Date: 28-Oct-2013
Womencreativein communicating climate changeand REDD+     Morethan 40iTaukeiwomenexpressedtheir appreciation and delight inparticipatingin a trainingworkshop on climate changeandREDD+(reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation ...
Post Date: 28-Oct-2013
Subject: [cenn] Call for applications: International Climate Protection Fellowships Call for applications: International Climate Protection Fellowships   For young climate experts from transition and developing countries interested in conducting a ...
Post Date: 28-Oct-2013
Thursday, 17 October 2013 Putting young people at the heart of climate change policies and programmes Summary - Melanesian countries are often reported as being highly vulnerable ...
Post Date: 25-Oct-2013
  The uniqueness of Pacific diversity was promoted at a side event during the 5th Meeting of the Governing Body of theInternational Treaty on Plant ...
Post Date: 25-Oct-2013
The Ecosystem-Based Management (EBM) Tools Network<http://www.ebmtools.org/> is pleased to announce that it will host a webinar on Incorporating Climate Data and Forecasting Models into Decision Making ...
Post Date: 25-Oct-2013
The world is facing unprecedented challenges from climate change and implications are particularly severe in the sphere of agriculture. The sector faces unpredictable and extreme weather patterns, which are having ...
Post Date: 25-Oct-2013
18 October 2013: The UNFCCC Secretariat has released two technical documents on developed country quantified economy-wide emission reduction targets and non-economic losses in relation to loss and damage, to ...
Post Date: 25-Oct-2013
13 October 2013: Addressing the annual meeting of the International Development Finance Club in Washington D.C, US, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called for greater financial investment in climate change ...
Post Date: 22-Oct-2013
18 October 2013: The Adaptation Fund has released an infographic describing the $190 million of allocated funds across projects in 28 countries. The graphic highlights the following climate impacts: ...
Post Date: 22-Oct-2013
13 October 2013: Addressing the annual meeting of the International Development Finance Club in Washington D.C, US, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called for greater financial investment in climate change ...
Post Date: 18-Oct-2013