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New Zealand funding boost for Pacific region development

SPC

New Zealand is one of SPCs founding members and has been a constant supporter of our work in the Pacific for more than 65 years, the Director-General said. In the past 10 days, New Zealand Aid Programme support has enabled SPCs world-class Geoscience Division to set up a Cyclone Pam Spatial Data Resources portal with detailed analyses of satellite images of affected areas and other spatial data resources to assist humanitarian efforts...

  • ABD: Climate change heightens Pacific Islands’ vulnerability

    ADB

    'The category five cyclone that devastated Vanuatu could well be the new norm,' said Vinod Thomas, Director General of Independent Evaluation at ADB. 'Pacific countries are extremely exposed to climate change, but have the least resilience to adapt. ADB, with other development partners in the region, must meet this issue with a sense of great urgency,' he added...

  • Deadline extended: #MyResilienceStory video contest

    GDPC

    Raise awareness through your personal story by sharing in a 2-5 minute video how you are contributing to make your community resilient by preparing your community for disasters and/or tackling risks through innovative solutions. Deadline now extended to April 12...

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