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.
State of the art Tonga tide gauge
With support from the Australian Government, the Tongan Government, and the Pacific Community (SPC), a tide gauge has been recording sea level and climate information in Tonga since January 1993. In 2018, 25 years later in its busy port location, the…
Wake Up! When Pacific youth stands up for the health of their communities
For the third consecutive year, young people from different Pacific island states and territories have the opportunity to spread prevention and control messages for noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) using different media, thanks to the Wake Up! Project,…
Tonga Gender Report Data Analysis Workshop, Opening Remarks by Kim Robertson
SPC Opening Remarks Tonga Gender Report Data Analysis Workshop 15-24 January 2020 By Kim Robertson, Advisor – Gender Statistics Social Development Programme (SDP)
Small-scale Fisheries training
2 weeks meeting with Tonga Fisheries department and involving small-scale fishermens from 3 islands in Tonga.
Global Seaweed Initiative
This project aims to create a global ambitious network of partners tackling emerging issues in seaweed cultivation (e.g. pests, invasives, pathogens), using a combination of two-way knowledge transfer and community-oriented research activities. SPC is a…
Agreement with Green Climate Fund unlocks new opportunities for climate action in the Pacific
The Pacific Community (SPC) and the Green Climate Fund (GCF) signed an Accreditation Master Agreement today, to further expand their partnership in favour of mitigation and adaptation to climate change in the Pacific.
Pacific youth committed to the fight against non-communicable diseases
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Tonga & Kiribati PILNA 2018 Dissemination & Workshops
The Pacific Community's education division will conduct its in-country presentations on the Pacific Islands Literacy and Numeracy Assessment (PILNA) 2018 to Kiribati and Tonga's ministry of education. The comprehensive discussions, led by a…