13th Festival of Pacific Arts and Culture (FestPAC)
The 13th Festival of Pacific Arts and Culture (FestPAC) will now take place June 6-16, 2024 in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi. The announcement from the FestPAC Hawaiʻi Commission and The Pacific Community (SPC), the custodian of FestPAC, follows two postponements of…
SPC training in Timor-Leste underscores commitment to strengthening regional biosecurity, plant health and safe trade
Participants in the field servicing fruit fly traps during the pest and disease surveillance training
Launch of Organic Learning Farm Centre boost agroecological approaches in Nauru's agriculture sector
Max Dowedia, farmer at the Nauru Organic Learning Farm Centre
SPC's Land Resources Division Director Karen Mapusua's remarks during the Joint National Workshop on Non-Tariff Measures (NTM) and Trade Promotion
Read SPC's Land Resources Division Director Karen Mapusua's remarks during the Joint National Workshop on Non-Tariff Measures (NTM) and Trade Promotion under IMPACT and SAFE Projects. 22 September 2023, Dili, Timor Leste.
Read the Pacific Agricultural Plant Genetic Resources Network meeting keynote address from Honourable Vatimi Rayalu, Fiji Minister of Agriculture and Waterways
Read the Pacific Agricultural Plant Genetic Resources Network meeting opening remarks by SPC's Land Resources Division Director Karen Mapusua
The Pacific Agricultural Plant Genetic Resources Network (PAPGREN) is meeting this week in Pacific Harbor, Fiji, to finalise the PAPGREN Charter and Pacific Seed Systems Roadmap and update the region on Plant Genetic Resources conservation to set out its…
Learn about delicious Ngali Nut Butter from Solomon Islands on World “I Grow Your Food” Day
I Grow Your Food Day, held on September 14, 2023, invites everyone into the food conversation through organic and agroecological farmers sharing their experiences first-hand and helping citizens make their voices heard on food and food systems.
Tour the successful organic farm Mahuleva in Tonga on World “I Grow Your Food” Day
Organic farmer Tik Tani I Navuso Tuaimei’api has successfully provided a variety of nutritious fruits and vegetables to the community from his organic farm, Mahuleva, in Anana, Tongatapu, Tonga. In this short tour of Mahuleva, Tuaimei’api explains what…
Land Resources Division Research in Focus: Meet Ulamila Lutu, CePaCT Research Technician focusing on the Pacific “Tree of Life”, the coconut
1- Could you briefly describe your academic or professional background and how it has led you to pursue research within SPC?
Revolutionising agriculture in Solomon Islands: Zai Na Tina and Gwa’ufaniu Organic Farm Learning Centres launched
SPC's LRD and participant partners at the launch in Kastom Garden In a significant milestone for the development of sustainable agriculture in Solomon Islands, two organic farms were launched as organic learning farm centres yesterday at the Kastom…