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  • Chainsaw training helps open access to farmlands in Cyclone-affected Villages of Fiji
    May 24, 2016

    Three months after Tropical Cyclone Winston, combined efforts of the affected communities, the Government of Fiji and the international community are making positive strides towards restoring food security and farm-based livelihoods and helping move vulnerable Fijian populations on the road to recovery.

  • Tuvalu Environmental Social Management Plan
    May 23, 2016

    The Government of Tuvalu through the UNDP is submitting a Funding Proposal to the Green Climate Fund, which focuses on coastal adaptation. The funding proposal is in Environmental and Social (E&S) Risk Category B/I-2. The E&S due diligence steps have been conducted during the preparation of the Funding Proposal. The Social and Environmental Screening Report and Environmental and Social Management Plan can be accessed from here.

  • Koro Island Villages Show Resolve to Clean Up After Cyclone Winston
    May 22, 2016

    Dealing with the immediate aftermath of the severe Tropical Cyclone Winston is a situation weather-made for the UNDP debris clearance experts who have been busy working with the villagers in two of the most severely affected provinces of Fiji. Under the UNDP and Ministry of Youth and Sports-supported Cash-for-Work programme, young women and men have been targeted for training in village-level debris clearance in Koro Island.

  • Regional network to raise gender and protection issues in disaster contexts
    May 3, 2016

    A new network of Government officials commits to jointly influence national, regional and global discussions on gender and protection issues in the context of disasters.

  • May 3, 2016

    The need to integrate climate change and disaster risk reduction considerations in overall corporate plans is a crucial element in addressing and minimising vulnerabilities to disasters, an approach being undertaken by the Ministry of Internal Affairs and UNDP's Pacific Risk Resilience Programme.

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