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 Guam (902)

TitleDescriptionCategoryTypeProject Year
Special Session of the Governing Council of SOPAC (than CCOP/SOPAC) The Special meeting to discuss 1) Annotated Draft Agreement Reconstituting CCOP/SOPAC and Review of the SOPAC Constitution 2) Appoint position of auditor 3) Submit a detailed revised budget for approval 4) Consideration of France's application for full membership. Guam hosted the Special Committee Session of SOPAC. General (G) Meeting 1989
DMU staff development activities To enhance DMU Staff Development through appropriate professional development activities. The DMU Risk Reduction Program Manager was selected to attend a professional development activity in Sydney. This was a national program designed for senior personnel who will be responsible for the future leadership and management for emergency management organisations. It was specifically designed for emergency managers and aims to develop participant's strategic thinking and decision making, practical leadership skills and problem solving in the real world. The program, which was accredited by Charles Stuart University, consisted of 12 weeks of external studies and a 4 weeks residential component. Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Activity/Task 2001
SOPAC/SPC Integration of Communications Infrastructure To operate a remote backup solution at SPC Suva for SOPAC corporate information Information Communications and Technology (ICT) Activity/Task 2002
Small Energy Projects Programme (SEPP) Projects designed, implemented and reporting completed. Energy (E) Programme 2005
Upgrade of Communications and Data Storage Improved Internet access, improved data storage and backup. Information Communications and Technology (ICT) Activity/Task 2006
Pacific Islands Regional Ocean Information System Project Design Document for a Pacific Islands Regional Ocean Information System, to enable easy access to ocean observations data and, relevant products and services for end-users in the Pacific Islands Coastal Processes (CP) Activity/Task 2007
Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat (PIFS) - Japan (Middle Management) Coordination and participation in the PIF annual middle management programme. Energy (E) Programme 2007, 2008
Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat (PIFS) - Japan (Middle Management) Coordinated annual event. Participated in annual event. Summary report. Energy (E) Training 2005
Development of Distance Education Programs Distance education programs in the geosciences continued to be evaluated with a view to the most effective method of applying these to member countries. The introduction of computer aided learning packages and experimental teaching of the Earth Science & Marine Geology course by extension through in-country courses and on the job training continued. Major constraints such as limited coverage for data transmission bye-mail and Internet availability remained but these continue to improve. Human Resources Development (HRD) Activity/Task 2000
Pacific Islands Energy Policy and Plan (PIEPP) Regional energy policy and plan current, and available as guidance for use. Energy (E) Technical Assistance 2004