SOPAC Compendium Project
SOPAC Compendium Project
Digital collection of the entire body of knowledge of CCOP/SOPAC from 1972 to 2010

Listing Projects - Country of American Samoa (71)

TitleDescriptionCategoryTypeProject Year
Joint "SPC-SOPAC regional energy program" workshop The workshop was held in Nadi between 20- 24 July 1998 so as to provide summary of regional energy sector priorities that can be considered during the 1998 program discussions between New Zealand and SOPAC. The broad objective of the workshop was to design a 5 year regional energy program. SOPAC provided technical input and support, including coordination of this workshop. Energy (E) Workshop 1998
Liaise and Advice Member Countries on Work Program Laise and provide advice to member countries on requirements and effectiveness of the Work Program by keeping them informed of SOPAC's activities and projects. This ensures that member countries interests are fully served through interaction, participation and collaboration. Uncategorised (UC) Activity/Task 1996
Regional Wastewater Management Meeting The meeting was organised from 10-15 October 2001, in Majuro, Marshalls Islands, with the objective to discuss a draft policy statement on wastewater and to develop a regional framework for action. Water and Sanitation (WS) Meeting 2001
Updating of the Pacific Islands Regional Maritime Boundary Information System (PIRMBIS) Updating and maintenance of the PIRMBIS continued. General (G) Activity/Task 2006
World Water Day Provision to member countries of a campaign strategy with activities, publication material, articles for newspapers and financial support for advertising in-country. In-country celebrations supported in Apia and Suva Water and Sanitation (WS) Activity/Task 2006
Public awareness planning guideline developed for member countries. Public awareness guideline distributed to all member countries. Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Activity/Task 2005
Maritime Boundary Delimitation and Extended Continental Shelf Claims The Pacific Islands Regional Maritime Information System (PIRMBIS) now contains the computed critical basepoints, and the extrapolated notional maritime boundaries for Pacific Islands. Existing treaties were also been incorporated into PIRMBIS.SOPAC has also commissioned the services of the (NOC) in the UK to undertake desktop assessments for Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Kiribati and Tuvalu. Coastal Processes (CP) Project 2006
39th Session of the Governing Council of SOPAC and the 39th Session of its Technical Advisory Group (TAG) The Thirty-ninth Annual Session of the Pacific Islands Applied Geoscience Commission (SOPAC ) was held in Nadi, Fiji Islands, from 19th October to 22nd October 2010. It’s Council Sessions including the joint session with its Technical Advisory Group (TAG) and the preceding two-day scientific meeting of its Science Technology and Resource Network (STAR) were all held at the Tanoa International Hotel, Nadi. The STAR Meeting was its 27th with the theme “Pacific Geoscience – Towards 2020 in the Face of Dwindling Global Natural Resources”. General (G) Meeting 2010
South Pacific Tsunami Awareness Workshop (SPTAW) The main objective of the workshop was to increase the awareness and understanding of the potential risks from tsunamis. It was held at the Forum Secretariat in Suva. The workshop brought together technical experts and regional disaster managers from around the region. Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Workshop 2004
Energy Technologies and ICT Improved knowledge, understanding and application of new and developing energy technologies and ICT in all member countries by 2009. Energy (E) Activity/Task 2006