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 Kiribati (1597)

TitleDescriptionCategoryTypeProject Year
Preparative Study on Renewable Energy - TEPCO & JICA Undertake a preparative study on Renewable energy resources in Kiribati, Nauru, PNG, Samoa, Solomon Islands and Tonga. JICA through contracting TEPCO is to undertake a preparatory study on renewable energy sources in Kiribati, Nauru, PNG, Samoa, Solomon Islands and Tonga. This preparatory study will form the basis for JICA to identify needs and areas for future assistance in selected countries. In undertaking the project TEPCO has collaborated with SOPAC in coming to an understanding to cover the preparatory study in the selected countries. This will lead to a signed agreement document on proposed activities expected of the two parties. Energy (E) Study 2009
Review of Regional Coordination of Law of the Sea Issues in the South Pacific At its 25th session, held in Rarotonga, Cook Islands, from 2-8 October 1996, the Governing Council of SOPAC, noting the importance of the law of the sea to the SOPAC member countries, encouraged the Director of SOPAC to continue to work through SPOCC towards the development of a framework for regional coordination of law of the sea issues. This report presents options for developing a regional framework for coordination of activities related to the law of the sea, taking into account also the findings of SPOCC review of regional institutional arrangements in the marine sector carried out in 1994-95. Maritime Boundaries (MB) Report 1997
Image Data Acquisition and Optional Enhancement / Analysis The establishment of a process where by resource managers and planners have ready access to appropriate, up-to-date and comprehensive data sets. Geographical Information Systems/Remote Sensing (GIS) Technical Assistance 2004
Training: Regional Data Centre Program Training is provided for Secretariat staff on an ongoing basis while staff from member countries receive on-the-job training as an integral part of in-country visits as well as through fellowship attachments. While the majority of all fellowship attachments require some specific or general training, the following were specific to the Regional Data Centre. Information Communications and Technology (ICT) Activity/Task 1996
Establish a Regional Geothermal Investigation Program Seek funding to carry out the regional program of geophysical and chemical investigations and recommercial drilling as outlined in the 1995 review. Energy (E) Activity/Task 1996
Using Economics to Promote Sustainable Natural Resource Management in Pacific Island Countries The purpose of this paper was to highlight how economics can be used to promote conservation and sustainable natural resource management practices by presenting case studies from the region where economic analysis has been used to strengthen natural resource management policies. Paper prepared for 8th Pacific Islands Conference on Nature Conservation and Protected Areas. General (G) Conference/Forum 2007
State of Sea Level and Climate in Kiribati A SEAFRAME gauge was installed in Betio, Tarawa, Kiribati in December 1992. It recorded sea level, air and water temperature, atmospheric pressure, wind speed and direction. It was one of an array designed to monitor changes in sea level and climate in the Pacific. Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Activity/Task 2002
Sediment budget studies of lagoon areas off the Islands of North Tarawa Under the Baseline studies for coastal development project in Kiribati:The objectives of this activity was to study sediment budget of lagoon areas off Islands of North Tarawa. Coastal Processes (CP) Study 1990
ISDR information guide developed and distributed and world disaster reduction day activities supported in member countries. ISDR information guide distributed to all member countries and support for world disaster reduction day activities provided. Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Activity/Task 2005
Non-Traditional Donors Support Systems Established To conduct briefings with non-traditional donor agencies. Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Activity/Task 2002