Minister opens the National Climate Change Awareness Week

Issue No. 07/2020 – Tuesday, 08 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) The Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Hon Seve Paeniu this morning opened the National Climate Change Awareness Week which falls on 07th – 11th December 2020. This is an annual event and this year’s theme is “Enhancing Adaptation for a Resilient Tuvalu. This morning’s […]

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Tuvalu prepares for the cyclone season

Issue No. 06/2020 – Monday, 07 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) The Disaster Management and Coordination Unit today held a briefing session for disaster committees on the capital in preparation for the cyclone season which had already begun of 20 November 2020 – 21 April 2021. The participants to this briefing session were from the villages […]

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Pacific leaders united on Climate, Ocean and Security issues at the UNGA

Issue No. 41/2020 – Wednesday, 30 September 2020 (12:46 pm on 29 September 2020) The Pacific has presented a united front to world leaders at the UN General Assembly this year. In an unprecedented virtual edition, the 75th instalment of the assembly was conducted through pre- recorded leader’s statements and online meeting rooms. Climate Change, […]

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Government agrees to assist the Voluntary migration process of migration

Today, Friday 14 August 2020 – Kitiona Tausi The new government under the leadership Prime Minister, Hon. Kausea Natano has produced a new option for Tuvalu in line with the impacts of climate change, an option that was contrary to the previous government’s plan. It may be a PLAN B, but it looks like it is an […]

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TC Tino Recovery & Vulnerability Reduction Plan 2020 costs more than $102 million

Today, Monday 25 May 2020 –By Kitiona Tausi A 26-page document titled “TC Tino Recovery & Vulnerability Reduction Plan 2020 has just been endorsed by Cabinet last week. The Plan was a result of a Rapid Assessment Team that was formed by government to carry out Initial Damage Assessments to ascertain the extent of damages on the islands […]

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