Group info
Filter results
45 in total, 1 - 10 shown
11 August 2014 to 15 August 2014
in Nadi (Fiji)
Organised bySPREP

Joint MEA's workshop was held to harmonize and coordinate the work of these
three MEAs in the region with the ultimate goal of reducing the
administrative burden on Pacific Island countries that are Parties to these
three Conventions. ABS supported at this workshop.

17 February 2015 to 20 February 2015
in (Marshall Islands)
Organised bySPREP

One of the two workshops that were held in Majuro, Republic of Marshall
Islands in 2015, the event brought together 32 participants from 7 different
departments, an NGO as well as a local university. The workshop included
capacity building on the SoE process and identification of indicators as well
as data collection. 

28 September 2015 to 1 October 2015
in (Vanuatu)
Organised bySPREP

The Pacific hub piloted the new guidelines in capacity building activities
 in Tuvalu (February 4th - 6th, 12 participants), Marshall Islands (August
3-7, 37 participants) Vanuatu (September 28th - October 1st, 16

11 February 2014 to 13 February 2014
in Brussels (Belgium)
Organised byACP Secretariat, UNEP Brussels

UNEP organized and convened in Brussels, Belgium from 11 to 13 February 2014,
the Inception Meeting of the ACP MEAs Programme on Capacity Building related
to Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEA) in African, Caribbean and
Pacific (ACP) Countries – Phase II.  The 3-days meeting was held at the
ACP Secretariat and was attended by 35 participants representing the European
Commission (the donor), the ACP Secretariat as the Chair, UNEP as the
coordinator and facilitator of the Programme, the UN Food and Agriculture
Organization (FAO) and all the implementing partners, including the Regional
Hubs, some relevant MEA Secretariats, UNEP MEA Focal Points and some selected
NGOs as per the list of participants attached.  

The purpose of the meeting was to initiate Phase II of the ACP MEAs project

1)Ensuring that the participants had a good overview of the aims and
structure of the ACP MEA Programme;

2)Ensuring that the participants were familiar with and shared a common
understanding of the approved Contribution Agreement and that they were aware
of the next steps to complete the programme work plans and the log frames for
implementation of Phase II ;

3)Identifying and  clarifying areas of collaboration among regional hubs and
Component 2 Partners;  

4)Building communication and coordination amongst programme partners for
effective and efficient implementation of the Programme. 

18 March 2015 to 20 March 2015
in (Belgium)
Organised byCTA

From *March 18**th **to 20**th*, an E-debate on *“Island economies facing
Climate disasters: what options?”* will take place on Intra-ACP APP online
platform on Capacity4dev ( – E-meetings
section – to address this general concern of small islands. With
interventions from climate change experts such as *Dr Olu Ajayi* from CTA and
moderation from *Mr Samson VilvilFare*, the Intra-ACP APP coordinator, this
online discussion will contribute to generate sound options for better
responses to climate disasters in ACP countries and more particularly in
islands economies. 

1 May 2015 to 31 May 2015
in (Belgium)
Organised byPacific Agricultural Policy Programme (PAPP) via its online platform PAFPNet

For the month of May, the Pacific Agriculture and Forestry Policy Network
(PAFPNet) is hosting a discussion on “*/Linking Farmers to the Tourism

Learn more about PAFPNET: [1]

 Feel free to join this online community by sending an email
to ** [2]


5 August 2014 to 8 August 2014
in Nadi (Fiji)
Organised bySPREP

Access and benefit sharing workshops were held in Nadi and Sydney to support
PICs understanding and potentially becoming members of ABS. It is hoped that
at least four extra Pacific ACP countries will become party to particular
MEAs and benefit from SPREP’s advice on benefits of becoming party.

13 April 2010 to 16 April 2010
in (Samoa)

Pacific Regional Seminar on Sector wide approaches in the water sector –
practice and prospects