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 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

A list of international and regional multilateral environmental agreements in which each of the Pacific Island country is a party/signatory of. This is useful for SPREP activities and planning

 Environment and Conservation Division-MELAD
… Kiribati 20 year vision development plan known as the KV20. The KV20 is Kiribati’s long term …
… Kiribati 20 year vision development plan known as the KV20. The KV20 is Kiribati’s long term …
 Government of Kiribati

The Minister responsible for environment acting in accordance with the advice of the Cabinet may, subject to the provisions of this Act, levy Deposits in respect of prescribed materials for waste material recovery.
Deposits levied under subsection (1) of this section shall be laid before the Maneaba ni Maungatabu within forty-eight hours of the day on which the next meeting of the Maneaba commences and shall come into operation on publication unless the Maneaba by resolution amends it or rejects it as the case may be.

Available online

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… Programme (SPREP) in November 2009. This was in response to a directive from Pacific Islands Forum Leaders. …
… into any development planning and policy. This four- step plan for mainstreaming climate change aims to fulfil that …
… This plan covers the operations to eradicate feral cats (Felis …

A major objective of this report was to develop a regional assessment of Pacific Island sensitivity to projected climate change as a component of the Pacific-Australia Climate Change Science and Adaptation Planning (PACCSAP) program

 Commission for Environmental Assessment

The CBD, the Ramsar Convention and the CMS recognise impact assessment as an important tool to ensure that development is planned and implemented with biodiversity 'in mind'. The CBD requires parties to apply impact assessment to projects, programmes, plans and policies with a potential negative impact on biodiversity. Considerable progress has been made in strengthening impact assessment as a tool to further the aims of the CBD and related conventions. However, practise shows
that more work is needed.

 Environment and Conservation Division-MELAD

As party to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification, Kiribati is obliged to submit a national report on the implementation of the convention. The report will, in essence, be focused on the national implementation strategies, action plans, legislative instrument, and achievements relative to the convention.

… This Kiribati Joint Implementation Plan on Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management (KJIP) …
 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

“Vemööre” is a term in the Kwenyï language spoken by people from the Isle of Pines in New Caledonia. It is used to highlight a collective commitment and responsibility to implement the principles of life, to preserve balance, to build alliances, and to respect the word between people and between the spirits of our environment.

The transportation and disposal of hazardous and radioactive wastes can be a project critical activity and needs to be planned well. Consideration should be given to removing radioactive material from a project site as soon as it is ready to be moved instead of combining it’s transportation with other hazardous wastes.

 Environment and Conservation division,  Ministry of Environment,  Conservation and Meteorology

Most of the development activities that generate foreign earnings for the economy of Solomon Islands are heavily dependent upon the exploitation and utilization of natural resources. For many years, economic development activities in Solomon Islands have not integrated environmental considerations.

 Environment and Conservation Division-MELAD

These reports represent an important step in the desire of the Republic of Kiribati to protect the biodiversity and promote the sustainable utilization of the marine and terrestrial resources of Kiribati. The project assists Kiribati in identifying strategies and action plans that are geared towards meeting Kiribati’s obligations under the CBD at both the national and international levels

… values are more visible, governments and stakeholders can plan and manage resources more sustainably, and maintain …
 United Nations (UN)
… Pacific Subregion (UNDAF) represents the first regionwide response to the UN operational reform process, and is a …
 United Nations Environment Programme
… human activities on the Earth's fragile environment. In response to these impacts, nations are now questioning the …

Scenarios- • Finding out what people want
• Scenarios can either be ideal
visions or expectations of
reality – both are useful
• They can be recorded
discussions, maps, models or
• A stand?alone component or
EBA added into existing
scenario building

Available online

Call Number: [EL]

Physical Description: 39 p.

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme
… indicators, document their status, and formulate a plan for keeping these indicators on track or developing …