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 Fiji Islands (1980)

TitleDescriptionCategoryTypeProject Year
Field Survey Equipment Support for Work Programme An inventory on the equipment held maintained. Regular operational maintenance of field survey equipment completed. Commissioning of new field equipment completed. Pre and post mobilisation of field survey activities [all scheduled field activities across all programmes] provided. New equipment, software changes and new developments for existing equipment and, new field survey techniques monitored. Coastal Processes (CP) Programme 2006
Promotion and Technology Transfer Informed technical staff in member countries. Information Communications and Technology (ICT) Activity/Task 2006
Scholarship support for accredited disaster management qualifications provided to member countries At least two (2) scholarships awarded to qualified applicants from member countries to be enrolled in the Swinburne Graduate Certificate in Disaster Management programme. Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Training 2008
Support to Member Countries in GIS and Remote Sensing Development The development of utilities through access to accurate and timely information displayed in a spatial format in selected member countries. Geographical Information Systems/Remote Sensing (GIS) Activity/Task 2006, 2007
Assistance to Mineral Resources Department with staff structure, planning and recruitment of GIS staff To help the Mineral Resources Department in streamlining its operations in GIS. Information Communications and Technology (ICT) Activity/Task 2000
Sub Sea Survey Pipeline and Sand Resources of Kadavu Lailai and Treasure Island To evaluate a pipeline route from Vuda Point to Treasure Island (Luvuka) via Bounty Island (Kadavu), sediments and depth to bedrock for Bounty Island and an evaluation of sand resources for island beach reclamation. New Resort development and replacement of an existing water pipe which required a route survey. The sand resource survey was also required to identify suitable resources for beach nourishment both present and future. Coastal Processes (CP) Project 2000
Certificate in Earth Science and Marine Geology Funds secured for a new CESMG Course cycle (2005-2008). At least one candidate from each participating SOPAC PI member countries commences participation in new cycle. Human Resources Development (HRD) Training 2005
Hazardous Times newsletter To facilitate regular exchange of news, information and experiences in disaster management in the South Pacific, the quarterly newsletter has been produced since 1996 and this will continue during the year 2000. Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Bulletin/Newsletter 1999
Development and delivery of Accredited Disaster Risk Management Courses and Programmes Public Safety and Risk Management Courses and/or Programmes delivered in Fiji. Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Training 2003
Advisory assistance to Fiji Advisory assistance was provided to Fiji during the development of the Fiji Minerals Policy Report. Minerals (M) Activity/Task 1997