Sub-regional Office for the Pacific Islands

Seeking new ways to address climate change and other pressing issues facing the Pacific

FAO/ Guria Kapi

Papua New Guinea, 13 May 2015 -- The Eleventh Meeting of Southwest Pacific Ministers of Agriculture under the theme “Climate Smart Agriculture” began today with Papua New Guinea Deputy Prime Minister Leo Dion and FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva highlighting some of the pressing issues affecting the countries in the region. “I believe that the theme Climate Smart Agriculture is timely in view of the fact that the Pacific region is highly vulnerable to adverse climatic conditions such as cyclones, El Niño, sea level rise and storm surges,” Dion said during his opening [more...]

Meetings and Conferences

National Consultation on Policy and Programmatic Actions to Address...
Heritage Park Hotel, Honiara, Solomon Islands
08 - 09 May 2012

Ending Hunger