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 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

The waste audit was undertaken by Nauru Rehabilitation Corporation and the Department of Commerce, Industry and Environment for Nauru in close collaboration with T+TI (remotely) supporting the delivery of the waste audit and other key stakeholders. The audit took place from 7 to 15 December 2020, excluding 13 December 2020.

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

This assessment provides the broad findings of the research and investigation undertaken by the UoM team in relation to Kiribati. It provides:

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

Waste audit data collection under the PacWaste Project for the year 2020

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

Analysis of waste generation, recycling and disposal data collected in November 2019.

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

Review of Regional E-Waste Recycling

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

This dataset contains the raw data collected for the Tonga waste audit undertaken by APWC conducted on Tongatapu, Vava'u and Ha'apai funded by the World Bank

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

This dataset contains the raw data collected for the Samoa waste audit undertaken by APWC conducted on Upolu and Savai'i and funded by the World Bank

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

The Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous and their Disposal (the Basel Convention) is the broadest and most significant international treaty on hazardous and other wastes.

This guidance document is primarily meant to be a practical guide for the national technical officials responsible for the collection of information for the preparation of the national reports that are to be submitted annually to the Secretariat of the Basel Convention.

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

This Kit comprises a wide range of information ranging from practical help with the nuts and bolts of recycling
different materials, all the way through information about toxic wastes and landfills, to Deposit Refund systems for collecting recyclables, legislation and planning waste strategies. Also included are tips on public awareness campaigning, recycling equipment, and the road to a Zero Waste world.

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

This guidance offers no judgment on the type of method best suited to any particular Nation, but identifies some of the options available for consideration in materials dumping at sea. The purpose is to make available the guide lines for the assessment of dumping of materials.

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

SPREP is leading the charge to make the Pacific Games in July in Samoa go plastic free in an awareness and outreach initiative aptly called Greening of the Games.

This dataset holds a draft report and a raw baseline data collected from a clean-up at Mulinu'u executed on the 11th May 2019 by the the Team Samoa Va'a, to contextualize solutions and interventions to address marine litter and plastic pollution.

Direct links to chart visualizations generated by the Inform portal based on data collection are also included.

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

Under the PacWaste Project  - this dataset has raw data from a waste audit survey by Tonkin & Taylor for Cook Islands

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

Pacific Regional Solid Waste Management Strategy 2010 – 2015

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

This report provides a snapshot of waste audit generation and composition across the business and household waste streams for six locations within PNG. The study conducted audits in Port Moresby and Roku Village in the Central Province, received data from audits conducted in Lae and Alotau, and sourced historical data from audits conducted in Kokopo (2018) and Goroka (2019)

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

This report presents the findings of the landfill audit undertaken for Vanuatu. The methodology applied for this landfill audit was as per the Waste Audit Methodology – a step-by-step manual to conduct comprehensive waste audits in SIDs, produced by PRIF.

The waste audit was undertaken with support from Port Vila Municipal Council and Luganville Municipal Council in close collaboration with APWC (remotely) supporting the delivery of the waste audit and other key stakeholders. The audit took place from 9 to 30 October 2020 and the results are presented in this report.

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

The PacWaste Plus Programme has a specific Key Result Area (KRA) which requires specific action on the collation and review of existing data on waste and pollution at the regional and national level and identify key areas where further data needs to be collected including gender sensitive and rights-based information. Specifically, the project seeks to, i) Undertake waste audits in Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of Marshall Islands, Nauru and Vanuatu. This dataset holds waste audit data for Vanuatu, put together by Tonkin &Taylor on behalf of the Secretariat.