No agency can do it alone - saving lives through cooperation

13 April 2015, Noumea

Rescue-operationSearch and rescue experts are gathering in Noumea this week to improve cooperation and response strategies for saving lives at sea in the vast Pacific region.

Food, water and energy security top SPC concerns following typhoon Maysak

10 April 2015, Pohnpei

MaysakThe urgent restoration of crops and solar systems, and the provision of potable water, are immediate concerns for the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) in its support to the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) in the wake of typhoon Maysak.

7.5 million more trees and renewed livelihoods for Fiji’s sugar belt

10 April 2015, Lautoka

reforestfijiFiji is earmarked to have an extra 7.5 million trees spanning six thousand hectares of forestry plantations and woodlots in a major boost for livelihoods in Viti Levu, thanks to a new initiative funded by the European Union and implemented by the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC).

World Health Day 2015 – SPC promotes safe and nutritious food

7 April 2015, Noumea

nutritionConsuming food or drink that is contaminated with pathogens or toxic substances can make you sick, so ensuring that the food that people eat is both nutritious and safe is an important focus for the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC), reflecting the theme of World Health Day 2015 – food safety.



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