Nagado nursery training

Wednesday, 2 July 2013, Nadi, Fiji -

The Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) has teamed up with the Fiji Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forests to establish a nursery in Nagado, Fiji, to help families raise vegetables, crops and trees in their home gardens. This project will help provide a more diverse diet to improve family nutrition and also open up new economic opportunities as community members can sell vegetable products in nearby markets.

New ‘Climate Crab’ animation demystifies Pacific climate events

Wednesday 3 July, Nadi, Fiji

A new animated video short launched in Fiji on 2 July aims to ensure communities across the Pacific are better informed about and prepared for climate change and variability.

Communities adapt to climate change with scientific support

Friday 5 July 2013, Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC), Suva, Fiji

The importance of combining scientific expertise across fisheries, forestry, agriculture, public health and disaster risk management, and making these capacities available to Pacific Island countries and territories (PICTs) to inform community level climate change adaptation, is being highlighted at the Pacific Climate Change Roundtable in Nadi this week.

Pacific integrated strategy for climate change and disaster risk management

Friday 5 July 2013, Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC), Suva, Fiji

On Monday, the Pacific will achieve a global first when two major regional conferences on disaster risk management and climate change convene for a joint meeting to discuss the pathway to an integrated regional strategy.


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