Category: Environment

Fifth Legal Protected Area declared in Choiseul Province

Jared Koli- May 27, 2022

Vuri Forest Conservation Area in Babatana Ward, South Choiseul Province has become the 5th Legal Protected Area in Solomon Islands after receiving its certificate of ... Read More

DBSI to be nominated as a GCF accredited entity

Jared Koli- May 10, 2022

The Development Bank of Solomon Islands (DBSI) will be nominated as a Green Climate Fund (GCF) accredited entity (AE) with support from the Secretariat of ... Read More

Gold Ridge Mining Ltd accused of discharging mining waste without prior treatment and approval

Jared Koli- April 29, 2022

Gold Ridge Mining Limited (GRML) has been accused for discharging mining waste from the Tailings Storage Facility (TSF) directly into the river systems without prior ... Read More

SIPA named finalist again in top Global Awards

Jared Koli- March 22, 2022

Solomon Ports’ ‘Renewable Energy for a Sustainable Community project’ has been nominated as a finalist for the 2022 International Association of Ports and Harbours (IAPH) ... Read More

Sirebe Tribal Association first to receive carbon credit, $1.2m payment estimated per year

Jared Koli- February 24, 2022

Sirebe Tribal Association in Sasamuga, south Choiseul has become the first conservation site in the country to receive carbon credit from carbon trading. After years ... Read More

Government Disaster Waste management Concept plan in 2nd phase of implementation

Jared Koli- December 22, 2021

The Solomon Islands Government through the National Disaster Operations Committee (N-DOC) has completed developing a Disaster Waste Management Clean-Up Concept and is now being implemented. ... Read More

SIPA deploys plastic containment floating boom

Jared Koli- November 14, 2021

Solomon Ports as part of promoting and ensuring proper waste management practices in Honiara, has installed buoys and barriers just outside the Mataniko river mouth, ... Read More