|07/06/2013||Agriculture stakeholders come together to support REDD+||
Addressing the drivers of deforestation and forest degradation is a fundamental requirement for the success of REDD+ (reducing emissions from...
|23/05/2013||Forest loss fight||
FIJI is looking at ways it could improve its logging practices so less harm is done to its forests.
This was highlighted during the...
|19/05/2013||Climate talks add development issues||
Climate change talks should not only look at immediate environmental impacts...
|18/05/2013||Experts meet for forest keep||
By MAIKELI SERU
The Department of Forests and their stakeholders have stepped up their watch...
|18/05/2013||Fijian Climate Talks to always incorporate sustainable development||
CLIMATE change talks should not only look at immediate environmental impacts but...
|06/05/2013||Solomon Islands delegation tours Fiji to learn about REDD+||
A delegation of ten people from Solomon Islands is on a one-week study tour in Fiji to meet key stakeholders involved in the Fiji’s REDD+ (...
|09/04/2013||Fiji Speaks for G77 at UN Forests Meet in Istanbul||
The Minister Fisheries and Forests Mr Inia Seruiratu this week delivered a statement on behalf of the Group of 77 and China at the...
|16/02/2013||Effects of climate change||
IT is well known that the Pacific Islands are particularly vulnerable to the effects of climate change, such as rising sea level and extreme...
|15/01/2013||Fiji landowners define REDD+ actions for project site||
A consultation workshop on the Emalu Fiji REDD+ pilot site was held at Holiday Inn, Suva on 15 January 2013. Emalu is the Fiji REDD+ Pilot site...
|10/12/2012||Climate change and forests: awareness for Fiji’s Roko Tui's||
A better understanding and knowledge of climate change, issues related to it and Fiji’s national REDD+ programme were the main expectations of...
|02/12/2012||Forests key to protecting economic growth, social progress - experts||
Author: Megan Rowling
By Ioane Burese
THE WWF South Pacific applauded the formulation of the iTaukei Glossary of...
|23/11/2012||SPC/GIZ-supported Fijian language climate change glossary valuable in explaining climate change||
Friday 15 March 2013, Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) – Suva...
|05/10/2012||Saving our forests||
RURAL communities in the Western Division are working with a regional organisation to sustainably maintain their native and plantation forests...
|01/10/2012||Pacific Island ministers endorse regional REDD+ policy framework||
The 3rd Regional Meeting of Ministers of Agriculture and Forestry, convened by the Secretariat of the Pacific Community on 28 September 2012 in...
DISCUSSIONS on the ownership of carbon emitted from forests were the feature of talks between representatives of government departments, resource...
|21/06/2012||REDD++ funding for Pacific forests||
REDUCING Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation in Developing Countries (REDD++) could provide Pacific Island Countries (PIC) the...
|19/06/2012||Regional workshop discusses importance of forests||
THE importance of forests to the Pacific community and their future sustainability are the subject of discussions at a regional workshop in Nadi...
|18/06/2012||Regional Forest Carbon Workshop, Nadi, Fiji, 2012 - Fiji One News||
The four day regional workshop on forest carbon assessment and monitoring in the Pacific Island Countries. Representatives from 22 countries...
|15/06/2012||Climate change focuses on vernacular||
By ARIETA VAKASUKAWAQA
A workshop aimed to address climate change in the iTaukei language was...
|24/04/2012||Pacific Regional REDD+ Consultation for Policy Framework||
Members of the Pacific Island Countries meet in Suva, Fiji for consultation of policy framework on REDD+
|14/10/2011||Disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation merge to protect Pacific agriculture & forest||
The Secretariat of the Pacific Community’s Geoscience and Technology Division( SOPAC) in conjunction with its Land Resources Division (LRD...
|21/09/2011||SPC organises workshop on REDD+ readiness in the Pacific||
Sustainable use and management of forests and tree resources will remain an important focus of the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) Land...
|16/09/2011||Nadi meet for regional forestry officers||
Written By : Source: SECRETARIATOF THE PACIFIC COMMUNITY
The Secretariat of the Pacific...
|15/09/2011||Country consultations for regional REDD+ policy framework||
The SPC/GIZ regional project Climate Protection through Forestry Conservation in Pacific Island Countries was mandated by the...