Key Pacific Resources

Key regional networks

sprep pein Pacific Environment Information Network (PEIN), Pacific Regional Environment Programme

Lessons learned and best practices in Environment Management in Pacific, as well as country information.


pipapPacific Islands Protected Area Portal (PIPAP), Pacific Regional Environment Programme

If you are working in the field of terrestrial or marine protected area management in the Pacific Islands region, this is the place for you.

scpcSPC Geoscience Division Map and Spatial Data Repository. Secretariat of the Pacific Community

Applied GeoScience and Technology Division (AGTD) has a number of public geospatial data repositories, including PacGeo, which can be accessed here.

Key regional plans and policies

pacplanPacific Plan, 2007, Pacific Island Forum Secretariat

The Pacific Plan is a document designed to strengthen Pacific regional integration and cooperation. Its four key pillars are designed for development progress: economic growth, sustainable development, good governance, and security.


piropPacific Islands Regional Ocean Policy and Framework for Integrated Strategic Action, 2005, Marine Sector Working Group of the Council of Regional Organisations in the Pacific

The Pacific Islands Regional Ocean Policy underscores the continuing importance of ocean and coastal resources and environments to the region’s nations, communities and individuals.


sprepStrategic Plan 2011–2015 Pacific Regional Environment Programme, 2011, Pacific Regional Environment Programme

The Plan replaces the separate planning documents that SPREP previously used, its Action Plan and its Strategic Programmes document.


spcSPC SOPAC Division Strategic Plan 2010-2015, 2010, Secretariat of the Pacific Community

This plan describes the strategic areas of service delivery that build upon the services that SOPAC
has delivered to its Pacific island country Members over the past decade.


oceanscapeFramework for a Pacific Oceanscape: a catalyst for implementation of ocean policy, 2010, Pratt & Govan

This report provides a (baseline) review of the Pacific Island Region’s ocean policy  environment and the status of its institutional and operational framework.


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