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Massive Open Online Course (MOOC): The Source-to-Sea Sustainability - Integrated Cycles in Wastewater and Nutrient Management

The Source-to-Sea Sustainability - Integrated Cycles in Wastewater and Nutrient Management MOOC developed in joint collaboration between the Global Partnership on Nutrient Management (GPNM) and the Global Wastewater Initiative (GW2I), commences on 15 January 2018.  Registration for the course is now open.

Click on the link below for further information and to register for the MOOC.

Palau Pledge

Learn why the children of Palau have written a pledge that every visitor to their home has to take. Palau is the first nation on earth to change its immigration laws for the cause of environmental protection. Upon entry, visitors need to sign a passport pledge to act in an ecologically responsible way on the island, for the sake of Palau’s children and future generations of Palauans.

Click on the link below to learn more about the pledge.

Fiji - Environment inspectors

The Ministry of iTaukei Affairs will soon have environment inspectors who will be authorised to issue a "stop notice" on any illegal development or activities of natural resources.

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New Publication - Gender, The Environment and Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific

Gender, The Environment and Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific examines the intersections between gender and the environment at the household, work, community and policy levels, particularly in the spheres of food security and agriculture, energy, water, fisheries and forestry, with a view to providing strategic entry points for policy interventions.

Click on the link below to download the publication.

SPC - Do you know an inspiring Pacific woman?

The Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) is in the process of identifying 70 inspiring Pacific women to highlight women’s contribution to the region.  They are doing this to celebrate SPC's 70th anniversary and highlighting the 13th triennial conference of Pacific Women which will be held in Suva in October 2017. 

Click on the link below to access the call for submission.