Leadership for effectiveness
Delivered by The University of Queensland, Leadership for Effectiveness is made up of two courses: Leading and Managing People and Inclusive Strategic Leadership, and a Thought Leadership piece.
E-reporting tuna data collection in Tonga
[Virtual] Training on Fisheries Management for Kiribati & Nauru
This is a virtual training workshop with Fisheries officers from Kiribati and Nauru. The training is 2 hours every morning for 5 days.
(VIRTUAL) 16th Regular Session of the Scientific Committee of the WCPFC
Gender, Social Inclusion and Human Rights issues in Coastal Fisheries
Participants : Cook Islands ; Fiji, FSM, Kiribati, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Vanuat ;This regional workshop aims to present key findings and recommendations from a legal analysis on gender and human right issues in coastal fisheries and…
SPC signs agreement with Aquaculture Without Frontiers to support private sector aquaculture enterprises
With the objective of strengthening private sector aquaculture enterprises, a Special Service Agreement has been signed this month between the Pacific Community (SPC) and Aquaculture Without Frontiers (AwF). Under this agreement, AwF will provide…
At virtual meeting, 7 Pacific countries discuss how legislation can better protect the rights of small-scale fishers
This week, the Pacific Community (SPC) led online consultative discussions with representatives from seven Pacific Island countries (Cook Islands, Fiji, FSM, Kiribati, Samoa, Solomon Islands and Tonga) around the key findings of a recently conducted…
Tilapia fish farms casting wider nets in Fiji
Ensuring Food security in the midst of COVID-19 has become a priority across the Pacific, with limited imports increasing the demand for local staples. However, the instinct for survival and self-sufficiency is resulting in a growing number of…
Exchange of maritime boundaries data to boost fisheries monitoring, control and surveillance in region
Photo Caption: Solomon Islands patrol boat (03) closely monitoring a Vietnamese vessel (blue boat) which was caught fishing illegally in the Solomon Island waters in 2018.
How SPC organised the first virtual Heads of Fisheries meeting
History will certainly remember 2020 as the year in which the COVID-19 pandemic led to profound transformations in how international organisations operate on a daily basis. With travel restrictions and country lockdowns, organisations had to re-think the…