Two Samoan Girls attend a Global Conference on Climate Change in Sweden
Nov 17, 2015
Narissa and Elena, both from Savai’i, are two of the sixty-four children from around the world that have been selected as delegates to attend the Children’s Climate Change Conference, a meeting that will be held in Sweden from 25 to 28 November.
Matavai, Safune Village Youth Climate Action
Nov 14, 2015
Matavai youth leader Talafiti Paiaaua is a young man on a mission. He organised his village youth of more than 50 to host an awareness workshop under the shades of the burnt trees area of Matavai with the effects of dried up trees causing fire in the village.
Paving the road to Parliament for Samoan women
Oct 18, 2015
“I started dreaming about becoming a politician at a young age, I suppose, by joining debate groups at the primary school” says Alofipo Seuoti Fialuma Sheryl Siliniu-Muagututia, from Saleaula, Savai’i.
Home Sweet Renewable Home
Sep 21, 2015
The Government of Tuvalu has created the Tuvalu Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Master Plan, Enetise Tutumau 2012 – 2020. The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in partnership with the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP), is supporting a Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Demonstration “Fale”, fale being the Polynesian word for house.
The preservation of the life we live on land through the integration of biodiversity into national policies. The Case of the Cook Islands.
Sep 1, 2015
“We have always lived in close proximity to our environment and it is excellent that we are integrating this important biodiversity aspect into our national frameworks,” highlighted one conference attendee.
Climate Change Storytelling Contest
Aug 28, 2015
Write your best climate change story and get an opportunity to join and cover COP21.
#MyClimateActionStory - Huega Detlef Isaia - Climate Warrior from Tokelau
Aug 21, 2015
Huega Detlef Isaia is a young climate warrior from Tokelau. He is a fisherman and the youngest member of the Taupulega (Council of Elders) in Nukunonu Village.
Samoa to Paris: Getting our story to COP21
Aug 20, 2015
UNDP Samoa has started something big. Something global. Something that will address climate change head on.And we hope to see many Samoans getting involved in the campaign called “Pole to Paris” – starting on August 24.
#MyClimateActionStory - Samantha Kwan - Climate Warrior from Samoa
Aug 19, 2015
#MyClimateActionStory Features Samantha Kwan, a young climate change warrior from Samoa making a difference.
Marshall Islands | Efficiency: How the Republic of the Marshall Islands increased theirs within energy generation
Aug 19, 2015
Efficiency is a keyword. Not only for companies, development agencies and governments but also for individuals and nature in general.