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 Nauru (915)

TitleDescriptionCategoryTypeProject Year
Coordination Support for the Pacific DRM Partnership Network SOPAC is the coordinator of the Pacific DRM Partnership Network. It is responsible for facilitating annual meetings of the Network as well as to provide support in relation to various activities such as for Working Groups that have been established to assist island member countries to address the implementation of the Pacific Disaster Risk Reduction and Disaster Management Framework for Action 2005 – 2015. Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Network 2010
Maintain and Establish Regional Deepsea Mineral Database & Mapping SOPAC continued to maintain and expand deepsea mineral database and compile and publish regional maps as required. Minerals (M) Activity/Task 2000
Region’s Interest Represented at International Forums To ensure regional representation at appropriate international and regional Risk Management forums. Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Event 2002
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
Needs Assessment of Enhanced Asset Management and Planning Tools for Selected Member Countries Needs assessements completed and reports available. National GIS and remote sensing facilities strengthened. Information Communications and Technology (ICT) Activity/Task 2007
Regional vulnerability assessment guideline developed for member countries Vulnerability assessment guideline developed, distributed and promoted for application in all member countries Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Activity/Task 2005
Regional Hydrological Training Programme and Extension of the Island Climate Update Capacity of 7 countries increased in hydrological data acquisition, analysis and interpretation, for improved water resources management, catchment management and IWRM. Improved use of the ICU for drought preparedness and cyclone disaster preparedness. Water and Sanitation (WS) Training 2003
Regional Co-ordination of Pacific Islands GOOS (PIGOOS) in the SOPAC Region A report on the operational status and related activities to establish and sustain a robust Regional PacificGOOS Alliance; Regional strategy for PacificGOOS development reviewed and refined (3.5); Concept document to secure resources for regional sustainability of PI-GOOS drafted; Strategies developed for routine ocean monitoring - CK, FJ. Coastal Processes (CP) Activity/Task 2003
Information (Library & Bibliographic) Services Provide library and bibliographic services for member countries, Secretariat staff, researchers and students who have cause to use the SOPAC Library. Uncategorised (UC) Activity/Task 2001
Membership of Nauru to SOPAC Nauru representative honorably accepted being a member of SOPAC and saw it as a great benefit towards the country in terms of its Water, Energy and Coastal Development programs.In addition , Cook Islands moved and Papua New Guinea seconded the motion to accept Nauru’s application. Council, unanimously accepted Nauru’s application. Samoa Suggested that Nauru should be made clear on the SOPAC constition upon becoming a member.In addition, Nauru should take heed of the Amendments in the Agreement in order to avoid the requirement of having to subsequently seek ratification of the amendments. General (G) Meeting 1998