Waigani Convention

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Waste, Pollution and Tourism

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This factsheet is intended to provide its audience with some tips on proper waste management in the tourism sector...

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The Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS)

MEA Factsheet CMS Final WebThis factsheet was developed with the assistance of the ACP-MEA 1 project to support awareness raising efforst around the region on the CMS ...


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Clean Pacific: lead acid batteries

CPfscvpWhat are lead acid batteries? - is a portable source of electrical power, which is generated from a chemical reaction.  In a lead acid battery, this reaction is between sulphuric acid (a very corrosive liquid) and plates made from lead (a heavy metal)...

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Clean Pacific: Every Action Counts!

CPfscovpgWhat can i do to help achieve a Clean Pacific? 1. Form an Environment Committee in your school with members including teachers and students.  The same could be done in your community with youth taking the lead role as committee members...

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MEA Pacific Wetlands Factsheet 4

MEAFactsheet4_wetlandsWetlands are areas where water is the primary factor controlling the environment and the associated plant and animal life.  These freshwater, brackish or marine areas provide tremendous economic and conservation benefits...

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MEA Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) Factsheet 2

MEA_CBD_FS2_coverThe Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) is an international treaty dedicated to sustaining the rich diversity of life on earth while recognizing the need for human and economic development...

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Building MEA Capacity Factsheet 1

MEA_Building_Capacity_FS1_cvSince the Earth Summit in 1992, countries around the world have established a number of agreements to legally commit themselves to managing their environment. These are called “MEAs” - Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs). SPREP..

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MEA Biodiversity FAQ Factsheet 3

MEA_CBD_FS3What is Biodiversity? Biodiversity is the term used to describe the variety of life on earth (it is the short form of “Biological Diversity”). All living things are collectively called biodiversity..

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Pacific Wetlands Conservation

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Wetlands are areas where water is the primary factor controlling the environment and the associated plant and animal life. These freshwater, brackish or marine areas provide a vital breeding habitat for wildlife and water filtration...

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