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 Tuvalu (1375)

TitleDescriptionCategoryTypeProject Year
Support for Comprehensive Hazard and Risk Management (CHARM) Enhanced technical support and input to the development and delivery of CHARM, and awareness of the outcomes of hazard and risk assessment programs raised in member countries, the Pacific region and the international community. Attendance and presentations at local, regional, and international conferences, workshops and venues to raise awareness, promote results of projects, and develop collaborative ventures, as listed below. Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Activity/Task 2001
Project Monitoring Evaluation Group (PMEG) Operating To conduct in-country evaluation visits and report to Project Coordination Group. The establishment of an independent mechanism for evaluating the impact of DMU sponsored interventions in country was facilitated by the appointment of a Project Monitoring Evaluation Group (PMEG) established by SOPAC and the traditional donor agencies. Uncategorised (UC) Activity/Task 2001
High Resolution Bathymetric Survey A marine survey was carried out in Tuvalu around the nine atolls naley Nanumea, Niutao, Nanumanga, Nui, Vaitupu, Nukufetau, Funafuti, Nukulaelau and Niulakita. The objective of the survey was to investigate the seabed and provide information about water depths around the islands using a multibeam echosounder (MBES). Fieldwork for the study was undertaken from 19 September to 24 October 2004. Coastal Processes (CP) Survey 2008
Certificate in Earth Science and Marine Geology At least one candidate from each of SOPAC's PI member countries complete first year of the CESMG Course - All PICs; Course material developed and available. Human Resources Development (HRD) Training 2003
Marine Science - Burrow Pits Survey Techsec completed two studies in the reporting period. A preliminary survey of the borrow pits in Funafuti, Tuvalu, which were excavated during the construction of WWII airport, was made and a plan for monitoring the reclamation of the pits formulated. Uncategorised (UC) Survey 1985
Regional disaster risk management training programme benefiting member countries Regional and national training activities conducted through partnership with The Asia Foundation /Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance (TAF/OFDA). Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Activity/Task 2006
Develop a Regional Funding Structure to Support the Water and Sanitation Sector Activities at SOPAC Consult with bilateral, multilateral and other donors active in the water and sanitation sector for support of the technical assistance and resource unit at SOPAC beyond 1996 in assisting member countries water and sanitation needs (for example UNDP, ComSec, ORSTOM, UNESCO (IHP), UNEP, ADB and UNDP/World Bank Water and Sanitation Program). Water and Sanitation (WS) Activity/Task 1997
Joint Ocean/Wave Energy Project To develop a new project to monitor the progress with the development of ocean-based energy technologies, to extend the earlier resource assessment work carried out by SOPAC and to look at the possibility of building a ocean-based energy demonstration project in the region. Energy (E) Project 2001
Pacific Water Association Annual Conference Participation at Annual Conference. Presentation prepared and delivered. New information gathered. Conference summary report prepared. Water and Sanitation (WS) Activity/Task 2004
Pacific Power Association (PPA) Annual Conference (1). Participation at the Annual Conference. (2). Presentation prepared and delivered. (3). Conference Summary report prepared. (4). New Information gathered. Energy (E) Conference/Forum 2006