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 Niue (1011)

TitleDescriptionCategoryTypeProject Year
Human Resource Development Workshops Regional workshops will be implemented as required to support activities of other Programs. A workshop on Volcano Monitoring to be run by SOPAC and IAVCEI is planned for February 1997. There are plans for a follow-up workshop by PETRAD in Port Moresby on petroleum related matters. Human Resources Development (HRD) Workshop 1997
Information Services Work Program Reports Provide for technical review, editing, publication and distribution of Work Program reports. Editing services can be arranged for member countries as required. Information Communications and Technology (ICT) Report 1997
Regional and International Disaster Management Linkages 1) Provide a focal point and clearing house for disaster management information, especially remotely sensed data for the region. 2) To enhance donor/recipient co-ordination through regular consultations on work programs, expectations and needs. 3) To promote research into regionally appropriate disaster mitigation techniques. 4) Arrange briefings on disaster management issues for SOPAC Governing Council meetings. 5) Develop inventory of regional disaster management and communication requirements and available resources. Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Activity/Task 1997
Pacific Energy Newsletter (PEN) The publishing and distribution of PEN on a quarterly basis so as to provide improved access to current energy information. Energy (E) Bulletin/Newsletter 2006
SOPAC Water Sector Strategy The provision of support in water and sanitation to the Pacific Island Countries requires a strategic approach covering the areas of water resources assessment and management; water supply and wastewater management; and water governance and awareness. Water and Sanitation (WS) Policy and Governance 2005
UNESCO Regional Steering Committee and Symposium on Managing Water Resources in Climatic Extremes and Natural Disasters UNESCO inviting PIC representatives as permanent IHP members onto the RSC. Island vulnerability recognized as a major criteria in categorizing island hydrology as unique. Water and Sanitation (WS) Activity/Task 2004
Upgrade of Communications and Data Storage Improved Internet access, improved data storage and backup. Geographical Information Systems/Remote Sensing (GIS) Activity/Task 2005
Development and Application of Water Resources Databases Assist with the development and application of national databases for the long term storage of water resources and other related information. Water and Sanitation (WS) Activity/Task 2002
Sub-regional workshop on wind energy utilization The workshop was to evaluate and discuss the results of the-two year project by providing a vast overview about the history, state-of-art and future development of wind turbines accompanied with the basics of wind resource assessment and their statistical evaluation. The workshop was completed by several case studies and applied presentations of professional resource persons. The workshop was held from 23- 27 June 1997. Energy (E) Workshop 1997
ICT and Internet Awareness ICT and Internet Awareness materials published and distributed. Information Communications and Technology (ICT) Activity/Task 2009