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US, Germany Partner to Boost Climate Change Resilience of Solomon Islands
March 27, 2014

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Germany’s aid agency, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ- commissioned by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development- BMZ), entered into a new partnership today to support the Choiseul Integrated Climate Change Programme (CHICHAP) in the Solomon Islands.

The new USAID/GIZ CHICHAP activity will lead the implementation of the province-wide, integrated approach to climate change adaptation that will contribute to the enhancement of livelihoods in the Choiseul province of the Solomon Islands.

The Solomon Islands Government has identified Choiseul Province as the first pilot province to implement a cross-sectoral and integrated approach to climate change adaptation. The province is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change, and is becoming a focal area for climate change and disaster risk partners.

January 31, 2014

The U.S. Embassy in Suva announced the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) will provide $500,000 USD ($950,000 FJD) to support Fiji’s transition to a democratic and inclusive political system and its upcoming elections.

Students Learn Typhoon-Resistant Construction Techniques in Majuro
June 12, 2013

USAID sponsored a week-long carpentry workshop at the College of Marshall Islands’ (CMI) Arrak campus in Majuro, Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI) from March 4 to 8.

US Launches Climate Change Projects in the Pacific
June 12, 2013

United States Ambassador to Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Tonga and Tuvalu, Frankie A. Reed, and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission Director for the Philippines and the Pacific Islands Gloria D. Steele led the launching of the U.S. Government’s new projects that will help the Pacific Islands cope with climate change.

Pretest for National HIV/AIDS Prevalence Survey in PNG Completed
June 12, 2013

USAID, the World Bank, Asian Development Bank, and the Australian Agency for International Development are supporting the first-ever Integrated Bio-Behavioral Survey (IBBS) to help identify the drivers of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Papua New Guinea (PNG).

United States donates Reverse Osmosis Machines to the  Marshall Islands to Assist with Drought Relief
March 13, 2013

The United States Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is donating two reverse osmosis machines to enhance drought response capability of the Government of the Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI).

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