Participants from three small North Pacific island countries: Federated States of Micronesia, Marshall Islands and Palau, joined development partners last week (23-27 April 2018) to share experiences from the 2015-2016 severe El Niño drought and explore ways to work with communities to secure food and water resources ahead of the next drought. The European Union (EU)Read more about Securing food and water security ahead of drought in remote communities in the North Pacific[…]
Food and water security have been identified by three North Pacific countries as areas of focus for the European Union (EU) – North Pacific – Readiness for El Niño (RENI) project that aims to build resilience to future El Niño related droughts in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI)Read more about EU and SPC support FSM, Marshall Islands and Palau to build resilience to El Niño[…]
Climate change is a real and important threat to the livelihoods and sustainable development of Pacific people. Here in the Pacific, changes are threatening the very existence of some islands. Pacific islanders now find themselves at the frontline of a global struggle to cope with the challenges of climate change.