A charter vessel will ship a desalination plant to the people of Banaba to have freshwater access after a year of drought.
Banaba Island struggles with access to freshwater supplies due to compounded severe drought for a year.
No longer a poster child for climate risks, Kiribati is pushing to meet the challenges, adopting a comprehensive approach to climate resilience.
Over 70 management plans or climate change adaptation plans have been developed and 65 socio-economic assessments completed under the Micronesian Challenge
How Covid-19 has impacted tourism in the Pacific
Covid-19 is an additional challenge for small Pacific island states on top of climate change issues
Coronavirus pandemic takes limelight from existing commitment toward climate change impact in the Pacific
Webinar reflected on the bombing of Greenpeace flagship vessel Rainbow Warrior in New Zealand
Discussions centered around impact of Covid-19 on fisheries and community-based management of coastal fisheries
Despite the significant challenges presented by COVID-19, the Pacific Community (SPC) 7-week research expedition to monitor the health of world’s largest tuna fishery departed from Honolulu on Saturday 15 August 2020. Half of the world’s tuna catch comes from the Western & Central Pacific, providing a critical source of protein and export revenue for Pacific […]