climate change

October 23, 2012

Adapting to climate change: learning from our neighbours in Vanuatu

Recently I was lucky enough to attend a training course in methods of community adaptation to climate change, run by the Pacific Centre for Environment and […]
August 6, 2012

Women find sustainable, alternative livelihoods in Fiji

WCS Fiji has just received funding to develop sustainable, alternative sources of livelihood in Bua and Cakaudrove Provinces of Fiji. We were very excited to choose […]
June 21, 2012

Climate change adaptation, Fiji-style

Here are the 3 parts of Fiji One’s ‘Close Up’ show, including an interview with WCS Fiji Director Dr Stacy Jupiter. The footage was shot earlier […]
May 18, 2012

Give coral reefs a chance

It was a pleasure conducting the reef resilience “Training of Trainers” workshop in Suva in February. As a part of the outcomes of the training, and […]
March 26, 2012

Fiji Youth Ministry takes up the environmental challenge

Environmental issues will be at the heart of Fiji’s youth agenda – helping young people to address key environmental challenges. WCS Fiji attended a recent Ministry […]
March 1, 2012

Climate change implications for Pacific Island Countries

A free lecture will be given this afternoon by Gillian Cambers of the Secretariat of the Pacific Community. The talk will be based on the recently […]
February 22, 2012

Science, traditional knowledge and community approaches

  An interesting article on how science is complimenting traditional community approaches in Fiji. http://www.scidev.net/en/agriculture-and-environment/features/old-and-new-knowledge-combine-to-protect-fiji-s-fish.html The simplicity of methods and data are key, as well as […]
September 1, 2011

Adaptive management for resilient MPA network design

Efforts to develop management strategies that can mitigate the impacts of global environmental and climate change are urgently needed but examples of their application to date […]
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