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 Tonga (1653)

TitleDescriptionCategoryTypeProject Year
Energy Information Awareness and Dissemination The publishing and distribution of energy information on a regular basis. Energy (E) Activity/Task 2005
World Water Day 2001 - Water and Health To provide SOPAC member countries with information, material and technical support to enable them to run a World Water Day 2001 campaign.World Water Day is an annual event to help focus on water; its development and conservation and the implementation of the recommendations of Agenda 21. The project is designed to provide background material and support on this year’s World Day for Water theme to SOPAC member countries interested in using the event as an opportunity for water related awareness campaigns. SOPAC is the lead agency in the Pacific for World Water Day and globally WHO will be the lead agency for World Water Day on 22 March 2001 under the theme “Water and Health”. Water and Sanitation (WS) Event 2001
Coordination Unit Pacific Partnership on Sustainable Water Management Promotion and increased regional coordination in the Pacific water sector. Water and Sanitation (WS) Activity/Task 2004
Pacific Chapter of Internet Society (PICISOC) Increased awareness of ICT and specifically Internet in PICs. Information Communications and Technology (ICT) Activity/Task 2009
Wave and wind climate data workshop The workshop on the use of wave and wind climate data for the South Pacific was held at the SOPAC Secretariat in Suva, Fiji from 6- 10 December 1993.The workshop is the fourth in a series of workshops which first began in Rarotonga in 1989. It forms the final stage of this part of the program which has been going on for almost six years. The objective of the Workshop was to summarize and review the SOPAC Wave Energy Program. Coastal Processes (CP) Workshop 1993
Pacific Energy and Gender Network (PEG) The Pacific Energy and Gender Network (PEG) continued its activities as outlined in the Pacific Energy and Gender Strategic Action Plan (PEGSAP) 2006 – 2008, through ongoing funding support from the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation based in the Netherlands. A key activity for 2009 was the review of the PEGSAP 2006 – 2008 and development of the PEGSAP 2009 – 2014. The PEGSAP 2009 – 2014 was endorsed at the Pacific Energy and Gender Meeting convened prior to the REM/PEMM 2009 in Tonga, April 2009. The Pacific Energy and Gender Meeting was coordinated by SOPAC with participation from eleven Pacific island countries. Energy (E) Activity/Task 2006
Concrete in Tropical Environments Workshop Representative from ten member countries attended the Concrete in Tropical Environments Workshop held in Fiji between 28 - 31 October, 1991. Coastal Engineering (CE) Workshop 1991
Public awareness planning guideline developed for member countries. Public awareness guideline distributed to all member countries. Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Activity/Task 2005
CROP ICT Working Group To define guidelines for regional organisations and give advise to countries in terms of Information and Communication Technologies at the technical level but also at the policy level. Information Communications and Technology (ICT) Activity/Task 2002
USP BSc Hydrogeology Course and Water Virtual Learning Centre 1) Undergraduate students at USP complete Hydrogeology Module of BSc in Applied Geology. 2) Establishment of IWRM distance learning course at VWLC of USP with UNU-INWEH. Water and Sanitation (WS) Training 2006, 2007