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 ...a regional training course on designing and implementing mutually agreed terms and contracts for access and benefit-sharing (ABS) for Pacific genetic resources was held this week in Nadi, Fiji.Click on the link below to read the full...
Plant numbers have surged in a group of islands in the Pacific Ocean following the eradication of invasive rats. Click on the link below to read the full article.  
Olive Andrews is a marine program manager for Conservation International, where she works with Pacific Island nations to protect the ocean...Click on the link below to read the full article. 
Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) adopted 20 targets, known as the Aichi Targets, to benchmark progress towards protecting biodiversity. These targets include Target 11 relating to Marine Protected Area coverage and the World...
Geoscientists from the Pacific Region are undergoing a week-long refresher course at the Holiday Inn in Suva... issues such as resources for Pacific communities, ocean geoscience, science of natural hazards, risks to pacific communities,...
Participating in the first Pacific Resiliency Fellows program cohort of Kupu " Hawaii's leading conservation and youth-education organization " are two rising professionals from Guam and two from Palau.Click on the link below to read the full...
The Pacific island region is only 13 months away from having its' very own Pacific Climate Change Centre hosted at the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme in Samoa. Click on the link to read the full article.
Ahead of the November 4 New Caledonian referendum for independence from French rule, France has made a strong commitment to the Indo-Pacific region with financial, political, and on-the-ground support and said a planned development bank would focus...
Heads of State and governments as well as ministers and delegates participated in a High-Level Dialogue on climate change and biodiversity at the Pacific Community Headquarters in Nouméa, New Caledonia.Click on the link below to read the full...
This is the 1st announcement and call for papers for the 3rd Conference of the Pacific Islands Universities Research Network (PIURN), to be held at the University of French Polynesia from Monday, October 8th to Wednesday, October 10th 2018. Click on...