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 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)

This report describes the background, progress and status of activities under the accountability of SPREP's Assistant Project Officer. Ozone Depleting Substances (APO ODS) during the three-year contract at SPREP. It is intended as an overview primarily for SPREP Management, the new APO ODS and SPREP programme staff. This report may also be used by Pacific Island Countries (PICs).
executing agency (UNEP) and donors (Montreal Protocol's Multilateral Fund and Australia) on the status of the Project at SPREP.

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 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

The Pacific Catastrophe Risk Assessment and Financing Initiative (PCRAFI) aims to provide the Pacific Island Countries (PICs) with disaster risk modeling and assessment tools. It also aims to engage in a dialogue with the PICs on integrated financial solutions for the reduction of their financial vulnerability to natural disasters and to climate change. The initiative is part of the broader agenda on disaster risk management and climate change adaptation in the Pacific region.

… by examining atoll area and rainfall in the Marshall Islands. The present work seeks to extend that argument into … the 1,500-3,500 mm precipitation gradient in the Marshall Islands. Four atolls were selected for study: Ebon at the …
 IIED

Climate change poses a massive threat to development. The poorest populations of poor countries - the Least Developed Countries, Small Island Developing States, and the nations of Africa - face the concentrated challenge of tackling the worst of the impacts with the least capacity to do so. Clearly, adaptation to climate impacts must be seamlessly integrated into any development planning and policy. This four- step plan for mainstreaming climate change aims to fulfil that need.

… States of Micronesia, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands (hereinafter referred to collectively as ‘the three …
… States of Micronesia, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands (hereinafter referred to collectively as ‘the three …
 United Nations (UN)

The UN Development Assistance Framework for the Pacific Subregion (UNDAF) represents the first regionwide response to the UN operational reform process, and is a product of several partnerships in development, including between two UN Country Teams in Fiji and Samoa covering a total of 15 UN agencies, offices and programmes3, and between the UN and the governments of 14 Pacific island countries.

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… into an important industry within the South Pacific islands region (Economists @ Large & Associates. 2008a). In …
 CRISP

FSPI CCP program has recognized the need of applied research and capacity building to support community based activities. FSPI has been researching the development of low-tech coral reef restoration techniques as a viable management tool for local communities. FSPI, through its affiliates, PCDF and Solomon Island Development Trust, have conducted coral reef restoration

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme
… through the Inform project at SPREP for use by Pacific Islands countries (PICs) to meet their national and …
… degradation and resultant cultural deterioration. Two islands of Kiribati, Tarawa and Abemama serve as case studies …
… degradation and resultant cultural deterioration. Two islands of Kiribati, Tarawa and Abemama serve as case studies …
… The American Samoa Islands and its surrounding waters contain historical, …
 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

The PacificMap is a platform developed by CSIRO Data61 and the Pacific Data Hub (PDH) in collaboration with the Pacific Community Secretariat (SPC), as part of the Asia - Pacific for Development Initiative (D4D). The PacificMap is a platform for map-based access to spatial data from 22 Pacific Island Countries and Territories. It will lower the barrier and enhance access to timely, relevant and useful data for government and non-government organisations, businesses and communities throughout the Pacific.

 Smithsonian Institution
… degradation and resultant cultural deterioration. Two islands of Kiribati, Tarawa and Abemama serve as case studies …
 Victoria University of Wellington

This paper is concerned with integrating adaptation to climate change with local development in the context of a climate change mitigation project for reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation. It is argued that integration will enhance locally appropriate and sustainable outcomes necessary for effective forest conservation in the context of rural Vanuatu.