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Working together for our Ocean
Across the Pacific Islands, the ocean separates, connects, threatens and sustains us. The ocean has a tremendous impact upon the lives of every islander, but we are only gradually beginning to understand the enormous impact we are having on it. Ensuring…
Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction- Statement by Dr. A. Aumua, SPC Deputy Director-General
Check against delivery Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction Statement by Dr Audrey Aumua Deputy Director General, The Pacific Community (SPC)
RESCCUE activity in French Polynesia: the protection of marine birds in the Gambier islands
#RESCCUE Project in a nutshell (3/13) Our last stopover in French Polynesia is taking us to discover the seabirds of the Gambier.
RESCCUE activity in Fiji: the Vatu-i-Ra marine park
RESCCUE Project in a nutshell In the Ra Province, Fiji, the RESCCUE project supported the setting up, the management and funding of the biggest marine park of the country.
RESCCUE activity in French Polynesia: ecological anchorage
RESCCUE Project in a nutshell For the first video of a series, we are embarking for French Polynesia, where ecological anchorages have been set up.
Scientific models and tools for strengthened resilience action in Tuvalu
“Tropical Cyclone Pam largely affected Vanuatu which was more than 1000 KM away from Tuvalu, and yet our islands were flooded by the massive waves the cyclone generated,” Tauala Katea Director for Tuvalu Meteorological Services shared with participants…
Atoll Adaptation Dialogue
One day scientific focused session on key areas relevant to countries and a determination of what the next steps are in terms of progressing the case of atoll nations at national, regional and international levels
Incorporating the Ocean in Nationally Determined Contributions
The workshop is organized by the Because the Ocean Initiative, in co-operation with the Ministry of Economy of Fiji, the Pacific Community (headquartered in Noumea, New Caledonia), the Ocean Pathway Partnership, and with support from the Prince Albert II…
Introductory address at the 11th Heads of Fisheries Meeting by Cameron Diver, Deputy Director-General of the Pacific Community (SPC)
11th Heads of Fisheries Meeting Introductory address Cameron Diver, Deputy Director-General of the Pacific Community (SPC) Noumea, New Caledonia, 11 March 2019 Kia ora tātau. E ngā mana, E ngā reo, E rau Rangatira mā, Ngā mihi nui kia koutou katoa.…
Statement from SPC Director-General Colin Tukuitonga on accreditation with Green Climate Fund
Early today we received news that the Pacific Community has been officially accredited by the Green Climate Fund. This is a significant development for SPC and one that will provide great benefits for the work we do with our members across the Pacific.…