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World Tsunami Awareness Day

Remarks at World Tsunami Awareness Day Reception  



Water, Water Everywhere in the Pacific...

Water resources, and the range of services they provide, underpin poverty reduction, economic growth and environmental sustainability. Access to fresh water resources and sanitation facilities is…  




Pacific Islands

This evaluation examined the relevance and strategic positioning of UNDP in the Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Republic of the Marshall Islands, Niue, Palau, Vanuatu, Tokelau,…  


Asia and the Pacific

MDG Reports: Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Iran, Kiribati, Lao Peoples Democratic Republic. Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands,…  


MDGs: Perspectives from the Pacific Region

In the Pacific, progress towards achievement of the Millenium Development Goals (MDGs) has been uneven. Only two Pacific countries have achieved all the MDGs targets, three countries least half, and…  


2011 Human Development Report: Pacific Islands’ progress jeopardized by inequalities and environmental threats

Despite impressive human development rankings in some of the Pacific Island countries, the region faces a future of rising sea-levels, reduced fresh water sources, and diminishing fish stocks.  

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