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Talofa colleagues   Please find attached SPREP’s Climate Change Matters Newsletter for February 2014. Interesting articles in this month’s edition:   ·        Climate and Disaster Resilient Development in the Pacific ·        Climate ...
Post Date: 13-Feb-2014
The Land Resources Division of the Secretariat of the Pacific Community is pleased to announce that the Youth in Agriculture Blog Competition (YoBloco) Awards have received 11 blog ...
Post Date: 11-Feb-2014
Dear stakeholders   Find attached the latest Vanuatu Climate Update  (VCU).   Regards       Climate Division Vanuatu Meteorological and Geo-Hazards Dept www.meteo.gov.vu   ...
Post Date: 11-Feb-2014
Venue: National Research Institute (NRI), Corner Coro-Kaeaga Road, Waigani Drive, Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea   Dates: 24-28 March, 2014   Technological innovation is taking place at a breath-taking pace. ...
Post Date: 10-Feb-2014
If you've ever wondered how much global warming has raised local temperatures in your area or elsewhere on the globe, the University of East Anglia Climatic ...
Post Date: 10-Feb-2014
Teouma Farmers Association Trained in Food Preservation to Adapt to Climate Change Friday 7th of February 2014, SPC-GIZ Vanuatu This week, the Teouma Farmers Association on the island of Efate, Vanuatu, ...
Post Date: 10-Feb-2014
Friday 7th of February 2014, SPC-GIZ Vanuatu This week, the Teouma Farmers Association on the island of Efate, Vanuatu, received their first ever training in solar food drying and preservation for ...
Post Date: 07-Feb-2014
Dear CBDRR working group members   Please find attached the TOR and agenda for the next meeting I am requesting that we move the meeting time to occur at 1-4pm ...
Post Date: 07-Feb-2014
Your feedback on the Strategy for Climate and Disaster Resilient Development in the PacificSoon we will be inviting you to provide your feedback and insights, as the Pacific ...
Post Date: 07-Feb-2014
Your feedback on the Strategy for Climate and Disaster Resilient Development in the PacificSoon we will be inviting you to provide your feedback and insights, as the Pacific ...
Post Date: 07-Feb-2014
       30 January 2014: The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released the full and finalized report of Working Group ...
Post Date: 04-Feb-2014
22 January 2014: The UN Development Programme (UNDP) has launched a global call for nominations for the Equator Prize 2014, which will focus on the theme ...
Post Date: 04-Feb-2014
Vacancy Notice:      Women and Girls Empowerment Coordinator   This new multi-year Women and Girls Empowerment (WGE) Program will support the work, ambition and ideas of Vanuatu people, communities ...
Post Date: 31-Jan-2014
Vanuatu Red Cross advertising a position for CCA project Officer. 
Post Date: 31-Jan-2014
17 January 2014: To develop and adopt a post-2015 disaster risk reduction (DRR) framework to replace the Hyogo Framework for Action (HFA), the UN Office for Disaster Risk ...
Post Date: 25-Jan-2014
22 January 2014: The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) have announced their participation in two initiatives being undertaken to ...
Post Date: 25-Jan-2014
  21 January 2014: The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) and the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) ...
Post Date: 25-Jan-2014
The UN REDD Desks publishes new country page on Vanuatu will all the latest information about REDD+ activities here!  The page provides detailed information on the institutions, legal and policy ...
Post Date: 22-Jan-2014
After a successful Coastal Hazard Management Short Course held in 2013 with more than 40 participants from local government, industry and universities, we are delighted to bring you ...
Post Date: 21-Jan-2014
United Nations University–Institute for Sustainability and Peace (UNU-ISP) is pleased to announce a postgraduate course on renewable energy.  The University Network for Climate and Ecosystems Change Adaptation Research (UN-CECAR) – for ...
Post Date: 21-Jan-2014
MPOWERD TM has partnered with New Course to implement a “Give Light” campaign for the company’s micro solar-powered lantern, Luci. Luci lights are available for purchase at discounted rates for donation ...
Post Date: 21-Jan-2014
21 November 2013: The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN), co-led by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) Risø Centre and the UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), opened in Copenhagen, Denmark. ...
Post Date: 20-Jan-2014
29 November 2013: The Third Session of the Committee on Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) has concluded with a call on the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the ...
Post Date: 20-Jan-2014
The Pacific RISA Social Network Analysis project is pleased to announce the release of our network mapping tools! These tools can be used identify strengths and gaps in professional ...
Post Date: 20-Jan-2014