Category: Environment

Pacific Climate Change Center Assists Solomon Islands green games initiative through USD$80,000 funding

Eliza Kukutu- May 10, 2023

NADI, FIJI (3rd May 2023) The Pacific Climate Change Center (PCCC) through SPREP and the Solomon Islands Government through the Climate Change Division in the ... Read More

Solomon Islands reaches Net Zero

Eliza Kukutu- April 24, 2023

Green House Gas (GHG) Assessment carried out under the Third National Communication to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change indicated that Solomon Islands ... Read More

Work on Proposed Single Use Plastic Ban in Progress

Eliza Kukutu- April 19, 2023

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Environment Climate Change Disaster Management and Meteorology (MECDM), Dr Melchior Mataki says a regulation to ban single use plastics ... Read More

Proposed Plastic Ban Awaits Cabinet’s Endorsement

Eliza Kukutu- April 18, 2023

The Ministry of Environment, Climate Change, Disaster Management and Meteorology has submitted a paper to the Cabinet on banning certain categories of plastic in the ... Read More

Marine Litter Training conducted at Kakabona Community

Eliza Kukutu- March 15, 2023

A one day Marine Litter Training supported by the Sustainable Waste Actions in the Pacific Project ( SWAP Project) Marine Litter Pilot Project was conducted ... Read More

Low Oil Leakage from Sunken Vessel as No Fuel Onboard: Inspection Reveals No Pollution at this Stage

Fredrick Kusu- January 19, 2023

There is only light oil leakage from the sunken vessel MV J. HARMS that sank off a reef near Noro, Western Province on January 16th, ... Read More

Oil spill suspected to be from a World War 2 Wreckage discovered in North Guadalcanal

Fredrick Kusu- November 24, 2022

An oil spill suspected to be originated from a World War 2 wreckage was discovered meters outside Vura village in Northwest Guadalcanal. Villagers said the ... Read More