Vanuatu (English: (listen) VAH-noo-AH-too or van-WAH-too; Bislama and French pronunciation [vanuatu]), officially the Republic of Vanuatu (French: République de Vanuatu; Bislama: Ripablik blong Vanuatu), is an island country located in the South Pacific Ocean. The archipelago, which is of volcanic origin, is 1,750 kilometres (1,090 mi) east of northern Australia, 540 kilometres (340 mi) northeast of New Caledonia, east of New Guinea, southeast of the Solomon Islands, and west of Fiji. Vanuatu was first inhabited by Melanesian people. The first Europeans to visit the islands were a Spanish expedition led by Portuguese navigator Fernandes de Queirós, who arrived on the …



COP28: COP28 UAE (Climate) · 1 December 2023 English

COP28 UAE Declaration on Sustainable Agriculture, Resilient Food Systems and Climate Action. Issued on December 1st 2023.

Kingdom 127.United States of America 128.Uruguay 129.Vanuatu 130.Venezuela 131.Viet Nam 132.Yemen 133.Zambia

RSIS: S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies · 25 November 2023

the Cook Islands and Niue, and opened a USAID office in Fiji and embassies in Tonga, Kiribati and Vanuatu.

UNDP: United Nations Development Programme · 24 November 2023 English

Progress and the Peril: HIV and Global De/criminalization of Same-Sex Sex documents the reversal on laws criminalizing same-sex sex in the context of the HIV pandemic. The joint report by …

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IRENA: International Renewable Energy Agency · 24 November 2023 English

Renewable energy

......................... 50 Loltong Village, Vanuatu .............................................. Regulatory Authority KII key informant interview (Vanuatu) km kilometre USD United States dollar kVA kilovolt local community’s power needs of Loltong Village, Vanuatu showcases a proven model to be replicated by other communities for energy self-sufficiency and island, Vanuatu reducing use of diesel fuel. Ongoing since 2021 pressing units, etc. (Loltong remote islands, Vanuatu). The case of mini-grids operating in remote villages

IFRI: Institut Français des Relations Internationales · 23 November 2023

(PNG, Fiji, and Tonga) have armed forces, while others maintain paramilitary forces (such as the Vanuatu Mobile Force) or police forces. Therefore, the SPDMM is a unique dialogue and coordination platform

UNDP: United Nations Development Programme · 23 November 2023 English

This energy governance policy paper serves as a strategic framework for UNDP teams and their partners to craft cohesive and impactful responses to foster a just energy transition. It intends …

legislators and staff professionalism in Fiji, Samoa, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, Republic of the Marshall Islands

OEKO: Öko-Institut e.V. · 22 November 2023 English

The study assesses different aspects of benefit sharing agreements, including: • Any (emerging) requirements set out in the standards of the main carbon crediting programmes related to benefit sharing agreements; …

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ActionAid Australia · 22 November 2023 English

adding to the with disability, across the Pacific in disaster response Guinea (PNG) and Bougainville, Vanuatu, and Tonga. [...] happening with them, for us to be able to As the recovery from the earthquakes

leading must come now. We need to crisis response in Vanuatu 5 invest in the leadership of women Championing image: $9.9m Betty, Betina, Rosetta and Rachel from Vanuatu funds raised at the QBE-funded training | 3 Transforming longest and most severe drought on record, and in Vanuatu, ferocious twin cyclones hit within the space of it could transform women’s status in society. Vanuatu was the first country we began to invest in and population and averted widespread loss of life. in Vanuatu Their leadership resulted in 30,000 people receiving

WaterAid · 22 November 2023 English

Sanitation is a critical entry point in achieving outcomes This paper aims to consolidate data on the across all of the Sustainable Development status of climate change and sanitation in …

Healthy Environments, Resilient Communities and Vanuatu where inadequate sanitation as budgeting for the Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Kiribati and Vanuatu – typically have the lowest All sanitation services Nauru Timor-Leste Marshall Tonga Islands $10.0 Vanuatu Papua New Guinea Solomon Islands $1.0 0 20 40 60 relevant for Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Timor-Leste which have the lowest basic sanitation rates are increasing in Papua New at S$600M in Vanuatu – more than 60% of Guinea (PNG) faster than any

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