Protecting food security in the face of COVID-19

In a move to help boost food security as the Pacific recovers from COVID-19, The Pacific Community’s (SPC) Land Resources Division (LRD) has established two rapid response projects: The Pacific Regional Integrated Food and Nutrition Security Initiative…

Climate Change and Disaster Risk Finance: ISACC project strengthens institutions in Tuvalu to access and manage climate finance

This story was developed as part of a media masterclass where journalists were invited to attend and cover the Climate and Disaster Risk Finance Meeting over the course of two days. SPC’s Institutional Strengthening for Pacific Island countries to Adapt…

Federated States of Micronesia builds expertise in climate change and disaster management

National practitioners in the Federated States of Micronesia working on the front line of climate change and disaster management have completed a capacity building training course in Pohnpei, boosting their monitoring and evaluation (M&E) skills and…

Fiji Government's Staff Skills bolstered by project management course

Thirty government officials completed a project management training in Fiji this month to bolster the country’s capacity to effectively manage project delivery.  The training week prepares the participants to begin an intensive 3-4 month course where…

Building monitoring & evaluation (M&E) capacity in climate change and disaster resilience in Kiribati

Training for development practitioners in Kiribati has been completed this week focusing on  boosting monitoring and evaluation (M&E) capacity to support the country’s work in climate change and disaster risk management. 

First M&E for Climate Resilience Training completed in Vanuatu

Vanuatu increased its capacity to manage national climate change and disaster risk resilience related activities, by providing a 5-day Monitoring and Evaluation for Climate Resilience training course in the capital, Port Vila. The course was developed in…

Advancing regional climate change finance priorities

Climate Change and Finance government representatives from eight Pacific Island countries meet this week to discuss climate change finance. These discussions have the overarching goal to assist the present countries with accessing climate change funds.

Sharing experiences on global climate change finance, a key feature of the Samoa Climate Finance Forum

Learning from the experience of neighbouring countries was on the agenda at Samoa’s National Climate Finance Forum in Apia. Given the increasing climate change financing to the Pacific, there is a need to share experiences and lessons given the varying…

Palau commences climate change and disaster risk finance assessment

With a view to advancing Palau’s national climate change and disaster risk management priorities, representatives from government ministries, state governments and non-governmental organisations gathered in Koror this week to participate in the…

GIZ and SPC partner to address food security in Vanuatu

A girl at her home in Port Vila, Efate island, Vanuatu. Photo credit: Hanna Butler/IFRC/NZ Red Cross​​​​
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