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 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… Most legislation governing natural resources in Fiji is very old and outdated, and very little attention is given to … or implied environmental mandate, while laws governing resource development fail to recognise the environmental …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… the relatively mi-industrialized Pacific Region. Domestic wastewater disposal (or sewerage) and disposal of domestic solid waste remain critical issues … traditional lifestyles, and economic development. Marine water quality as well as fresh surface and ground water
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… The ability of a government to provide useful and appropriate services that support and guide sustainable coastal resources development, management, protection and conservation is determined largely …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
Fiji has a natural resource-dependent economy. The pressures on the coastal environment (terrestrial and inshore marine) are therefore significant (IMR 2003: … and others (2004) report that being small ecosystems, the Fiji's islands exhibit minimal ecological resilience. Also …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
Fiji's rural population is decreasing, but solid waste management in rural areas is nevertheless slowly becoming a major concern. Increasing globalization and changing lifestyles have resulted in increased …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… research funding provided by The University of Adelaide and the International Waters Project of the Secretariat of … arrangements of and approaches to governance affect the management of coastal resources and environments in three Pacific countries: Fiji. Vanuatu and the Solomon Islands. It is not a …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… He was soon followed by cotton growers from Australia, and later by the French, who outnumbered the British three to … Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) … Coastal and Marine …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… their respective villages are relevant to the focal areas and preferably in the same order of importance. Barakau was … issues that are relevant to the IWP focal areas and (iv) the degree of understanding of these environmental concerns by the people and their apparent preparedness to address them. Available …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… International Waters Project (IWP) aims to strengthen the management and conservation of marine, coastal and freshwater resources in the Pacific Islands region. It is …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… activities associated with the conservation and preservation of freshwater, community-based waste management and the sustainable use of coastal resources". The village …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… of research funding provided by The University of Adelaide and the International Waters Project (IWP)1 of the … arrangements of and approaches to governance affect the management of coastal resources and environments in three South Pacific countries: Fiji, Vanuatu and the Solomon Islands. It is not a …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… engagement (facilitation, stakeholder participation and communicating with stakeholders); identification of resource management problems (stakeholder analysis, participatory …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… The framework for management of the ocean and coasts of the Pacific Islands … a broad overview of regional arrangements for ocean and coastal management in the Pacific Islands region. It …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… Human waste management is a major concern in Tuvalu despite decades of promotion of the use of water-seal flush toilets and septic tank systems as the safest and most hygienic way …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… fisheries produce a little over 100,000 tonnes offish and seafood products per year. They are very significant in providing food, income and jobs for Pacific Islanders, and further contribute to Pacific Island economies through …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… via a system of marine protected areas established and maintained through a collaboration of traditional resource owners, government and non-government organizations, and other stakeholders in one management framework" (Anon 2002). The use of MP As is being …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… — some did not ask for "expressions of interest", and in some instances the decision about the location of … pilot communities: pilot sites should be chosen carefully and efforts should be made to not give communities false …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… The Preliminary Socio-Economic Baseline Study and Waste Stream Analysis of Bikenibeu West ward on South … that can be implementedat the community levelfor the management of wastes, both solid and liquid, that have a detrimental effect on water resources in the community. The participation of the …
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… USD 12 million initiative concerned with management and conservation of marine, coastal and freshwater resources … countries: Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Nine, Palau, Papua … environmental concerns relating to marine and fresh water quality, habitat modification and degradation and
 International Waters Programme (International Waters Programme (IWP)),  Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
… International Waters Project (IWP) aims to strengthen the management and conservation of marine, coastal and freshwater resources in the Pacific Islands region. It is …