Pacific nurses gaining new skills and certifications thanks to critical care training program: Profile Series

The essential role of nurses in the Pacific has been put in the spotlight during the COVID crisis. These front line workers have taken on high levels of risk in a job that demands long hours and wide ranging medical expertise. To help support these…

A United Approach to Kava “Wan Ples, Wan Kava”

The public and private sector of the Pacific has come together to promote and secure the future of one of the region’s most important agricultural crops, Kava. The Pacific Regional Conference on Kava convened virtually yesterday, and will run till 29…

What do the statistics tell us about the impacts of the COVID-19 on PICT economies

A new paper by SPC Statistics Advisor-Strategic Planning Monitoring Analysis, Elizabeth Ragimana and SPC Data Analysis and Dissemination Manager, David Abbott reveals how almost eighteen months on since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic worldwide,…

A participatory research tool for fisheries communities in Pacific launched

Photo Credit: WorldFish, Solomon Islands An interactive tool to support women, youth, community leaders on how to review their local fisheries management practices and knowledge was presented today to the Cultivating Equality: Advancing Gender Research…

Le ministère de la santé du Vanuatu officialise son programme d'infection, de prévention et de contrôle

Vanuatu Health Formalizes Infection, Prevention and Control Programme The Vanuatu Ministry of Health, in August this year, established a national IPC coordination unit and endorsed the formal set up of a National Infection, Prevention, and Control (IPC)…

20th Maritime Boundaries Working Session and High-Level Dialogue

September 29th-30th - Maritime Boundaries Virtual Working Session Launch November 16th-17th - Maritime Boundaries High-level Dialogue​

20th Maritime Boundaries Working Session and High-Level Dialogue

September 29th-30th - Maritime Boundaries Virtual Working Session Launch November 16th-17th - Maritime Boundaries High-level Dialogue​ ​

Mise en œuvre de la législation sur la violence domestique : l'expérience du Vanuatu

The Pacific has some of the highest rates of intimate partner violence in the world. Since 2008, Family Health and Safety Studies in 11 Pacific Island Countries and Territories have indicated rates of lifetime physical and sexual violence by intimate…

Vanuatu se prépare à la création d'une Institution nationale en faveur des droits de la personne

(contenu disponible en anglais uniquement) Vanuatu prepares to establish a National Human Rights Institution (NHRI) The Government of Vanuatu and non-government stakeholders recently undertook a scoping study on establishing a National Human Rights…

Les îles du Pacifique passent à la collecte de données électronique

Photo credit: Unsplash, Adli Wahid (Contenu disponible en anglais uniquement) This story was originally published on the Data for change website.
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