Assisting Yap State manage water supply through the current drought
SPC and water authority staff measuring water levels in a monitoring bore.
Safety and compliance training will help Tongan electrical contractors support post-COVID tourism recovery
TC Harold hit Tonga on 9th April with estimated damages of about USD111 million, coming largely from the tourism sector. Tonga remains COVID-19 free but the pandemic, combined with the disaster recovery efforts has taken its toll on the tourism industry.
Tropical Cyclone Harold provided invaluable data for future disaster response and planning
Good data is at the heart of planning for and responding to natural disasters in the Pacific. The region has invested heavily in tools to monitor changes in the environment, and be better prepared for the extreme conditions that can threaten Island…
Supporting a more integrated approach to disaster management in the Pacific
by Sonal Aujla
Les femmes des Îles Marshall contribuent à développer la résilience climatique locale à travers des modes de vie sains
Tropical Cyclone Harold: Real-time Ocean Data Informs Preparedness and Response
TC Harold Real-time Ocean Data Informs Preparedness and Response When severe Tropical Cyclone Harold swept through four Pacific Island countries in early April, tide gauges and a wave buoys across the region recorded the event in real-time, providing…
Skilling Pacific communities for resilience
How do you upskill Pacific communities to take care of themselves during extreme weather events? And how do you get them to harness their traditional knowledge and skills in adapting to climate change?
Pacific countries consulted to help strengthen regional approaches to disaster management
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L'accès universel à l'eau et à l'assainissement est la clé de la construction d'un Pacifique résilient
(disponible en anglais uniquement) Universal access to water and sanitation key to building a resilient Pacific By Dr Stuart Minchin, Director-General Pacific Community (SPC) This World Water Day, more than a million Pacific Islanders are waking to…
Les actions du Pacifique sur le changement climatique et l'éducation mises en évidence dans une publication historique
(disponible en anglais uniquement) Pacific actions on Climate Change and Education highlighted in landmark publication 16 March 2020 Suva (Fiji) – The Pacific region is one of the featured regions in the landmark publication “Climate Change and the Role…