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Integrating Biodiversity Safeguards and Conservation into Development in Palau

The project aims to address the negative impacts of unsustainable sector-led development practices on the country's biodiversity-rich landscapes including its productive coastal and marine ecosystems.…  


Mainstreaming Global Environmental Priorities into National Policies and Programmes in Palau

The goal of this project is to develop innovative and sustainable capacities to create a more resilient environmental management information system that will support a better environmental…  


Palau Disaster Preparedness and Improved Infrastructure

The project aims to improve Palau's resilience capacity in preparing and mitigating man-made, geophysical, climate hazards and other related hazards. The project responds to the goal that 'by 2022,…  


Governance Clinic to Boost Citizen Engagement in Local Governance

A governance clinic planned for Aimeliik State, the administrative division of the island country of Palau, aims to increase the understanding of local residents on the roles and responsibilities of…  


Creating Connections: South-South and Triangular Cooperation in Asia and the Pacific

The twelve stories in this publication showcase the depth and breadth of South-South and Triangular Cooperation across Asia and the Pacific. They illustrate how two or more developing countries, from…  


Partnership on Anti-Corruption Course Launched

A new partnership between the University of the South Pacific and the United Nations in the Pacific, underscores the important role education plays in the fight against corruption and in the promotion…  


Multi-Country Western Pacific Integrated HIV/TB Programme: Annual Results Report 2018

HIV prevalence in the 11 Western Pacific countries continues to be low, with overall prevalence estimated at 0.1 percent.1 The cumulative number of persons ever diagnosed with HIV up until November…  


New report shows steady progress on Human Development for Pacific Island states

Fiji, Palau, Samoa, and Tonga remain in the High Human Development category of the latest Human Development Index and are joined by the Republic of Marshall Islands which is included in the index for…  


Multi-Country Western Pacific Integrated HIV/TB Programme (2018-2020)

The Multi-Country Western Pacific Integrated HIV/tuberculosis Programme is a three-year programme supported by the Global Fund aiming to strengthen control of HIV and TB in 11 Pacific island…  


Climate Refresher Training Workshop

Weather touches all of us. Rain or shine, quite literally, we wake up to it every morning, so few things are as pervasive in human life as weather and climate. Climate is a powerful factor shaping…  

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