Stat of the week: Sustainable fisheries contributes 10% of GDP in the Republic of the Marshall Islands

Did you know? In 2017, sustainable fisheries contributes 10% of GDP in the Republic of the Marshall Islands. 

Papua New Guinea takes steps to establish Human Rights Commission

The Pacific Community’s (SPC) Human Rights and Social Development Division (HRSD) team visited Papua New Guinea last week to assist in the establishment of a national Human Rights Commission (HRC). The move is a significant one for the Pacific nation as…

Stat of the week: American Samoa has a Red List Index Score of 0.86

American Samoa has a Red List Index Score of 0.86, the highest in the Pacific region.This means American Samoa is contributing to global species survival. This data was produced by Bird life International and IUCN based on global estimates of the…

Green news : Niue walking the talk on protecting 100% of its Ocean space

The Government and people of Niue announced bold new marine legislation passed in November 2021, that will ensure sustainable use across its entire exclusive economic zone (EEZ) and sovereign waters (317,500 square kilometres) while also contributing to…

Stat of the week: The estimated per capita amount of resources made available to strengthen statistical capacity in Tuvalu was USD 11.75 in 2018.

Did you know ? In 2018, the estimated per capita amount of resources made available to strengthen statistical capacity in Tuvalu was USD 11.75.    

Stat of the week: The Coverage of essential health services index in Papua New Guinea is 33.4

Did you know ? The Coverage of essential health services index in Papua New Guinea is 33.4 (from a scale of 0 to 100). The global index is 67. Coverage of essential health services is defined as the average coverage of essential services based on tracer…

Stat of the week: Red List of Threatened Species Index score in the Republic of the Marshall Islands

The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species is the world's most comprehensive inventory of the global conservation status of plant and animal species. The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Red List Index score of 0.83 (measured on a scale from 0 to 1)…

Pacific contributes to UN Food System Summit

Pacific contributes to UN Food System Summit The Pacific makes an important, but under-recognized contribution to the global food system.  Despite this contribution, Pacific countries continue to face a complex set of challenges in realizing equitable…

High-level political forum on sustainable development

The high-level political forum on sustainable development (HLPF) is the core United Nations platform for follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

Pacific Data Hub to make data accessible for all

Pacific Governments, agencies, donors and civil society now have a central source of reliable and current data to help them to make decisions that affect Pacific Islanders. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) has backed The Pacific Community…
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