Samoan delegate representing Pacific at the UN session on high seas biodiversity “disappointed” as negotiation ends without an agreement to protect biodiversity in the high seas
PAME Evaluation Tools to help develop a strategy going forward and continue to build capacity in the Pacific region for management effectiveness of protected and conserved areas
As a collective, the Pacific region will continue to protect ocean resources from the devastating impacts of climate change and disasters, says SG Puna
Solomon Islands has made voluntary commitments to strengthen Community Based Resource Management initiatives to ensure communities are on the frontlines of ocean governance
Palau chiefs signed a statement declaring their opposition to the plan to re-open Palau’s National Marine Sanctuary to long-line and purse seine fishing
Our oceans hold as many opportunities for resilient low-carbon growth as can be found on land, writes Surangel Whipps, Jr and John Kerry
Negotiators aim to agree on legal framework for protecting international waters that are key to ‘life as we know it’
In some parts of the country, women are not allowed to dive, but Sea Women of Melanesia is out to change that by educating women to conserve their local coral reefs
The ADF and PNG Defence Force are working together to redevelop the Lombrum Naval Base and build PNG’s capability to protect its borders and maritime resources.
New regulations to protect the natural environment by harmonising national contracts with conservation and preservation efforts.