Senior transport and energy officials meet in Nadi ahead of ministers' meeting

Tuesday 1 April 2014, Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC), Nadi, Fiji

Senior officials responsible for energy and transport in Pacific Island countries and territories gathered in Nadi, Fiji yesterday (31 March) to participate in two days of meetings ahead of the Pacific Regional Energy and Transport (Aviation and Maritime) Ministers' Meeting, which starts tomorrow (2 April).

Sea cucumbers: a response to the poor status of stocks in the Pacific

SPC is issuing a series of country reports for the Cook Islands, Fiji, Federated States of Micronesia, Palau, Solomon Islands, Samoa, Tonga and Vanuatu covering the status of sea cucumber resources and related management recommendations. While these coastal invertebrates are generally in decline, the situation in each country calls for specific recommendations.

Central Pacific Shipping Commission special general meeting

Thursday 27 March 2014, Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC), Nadi, Fiji

On 1 January this year, the Central Pacific Shipping Commission (CPSC) became operational. Work to achieve this began after the governments of Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru and Tuvalu signed a regional agreement on international commercial shipping in 2010.

Training in Web 2.0 and social media information exchange for PNG

Online collaboration and information sharing by the agriculture and rural development community will be promoted in Papua New Guinea (PNG) through a series of training programmes planned for this year.



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