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Tuesday, Sep. 26, 2017
Chrona Fesili- Year 13 Samoa College.

‘Youth call for greater environmental action’

18 September, 2017. Samoa College student, Chrona Fesili says that education is vital for the preservation of our environment. Speaking with Samoa Planet during the...

New satellite receiver to improve weather forecasting

15 September, 2017. Samoa - The Samoa Meteorological Office will now have easy access to satellite imagery, thanks to a brand new satellite receiver from...

Beyoncé Speaks Out About Climate Change as Stevie Wonder Calls Out Global Warming Deniers:...

12 September, 2017. By Karen Mizoguchi. Beyoncé and Stevie Wonder made their feelings on climate change clear to viewers of the star-studded Hand in Hand: A...
Participants of the Fourteenth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Noumea Convention held in Apia, Samoa. Photo: SPREP

Noumea Convention meets in Apia

14 September, 2017. Apia. The Fourteenth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP) to the Noumea Convention, for which SPREP is the Secretariat,...
Delegate from the Solomon Islands at the 26th SPREP Meeting hosted in Apia, Samoa.

SPREP gears up to host Twenty Eighth Meeting of Officials in Samoa

13 September, 2017. Samoa is yet again the location of a Pacific regional event showcasing dedication from the island region to sustainability. The Secretariat of...

A Menacing Line of Hurricanes

9 September, 2017. Meteorologists struggled to find the right words to describe the situation as a line of three hurricanes—two of them major and...

Guam’s forests are being slowly killed off – by a snake

31 August, 2017. Guam. By Elizabeth Wandrag and Haldre Rogers. Can a snake bring down a forest? If we’re talking about the Pacific island of Guam, the...
The team from SPREP, MNRE and Samoa Conservation Society who organised the outreach activity.

Pledging to protect sharks at Alo Paopao Paddling Festival

31 August, 2017. Samoa - “Our Samoa, Our Sharks, Our Responsibility” was the core theme of a campaign launched that saw a commitment from...

Samoa and Sri Lanka propose added protection for Blue Sharks

30 August, 2017. By Ian Bongso-Seldrup. The next conference of the parties to the Convention on Migratory Species (CMS) will be reviewing a proposal...

GCF launches its first climate gender manual

29 August, 2017. TOCKHOLM. The Green Climate Fund is helping to level the playing field of climate action with the launch today of its first gender...