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Harnessing sports to raise awareness on HIV & STIs

Sport is increasingly being used as an effective tool to respond to the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in Samoa.  

The Beauty and the Challenges of Samoa

We want what the people of Samoa want, prosperity, peace and a planet that can sustain present and future generations.  

Creating Connections: South-South and Triangular Cooperation in Asia and the Pacific

The twelve stories in this publication showcase the depth and breadth of South-South and Triangular Cooperation, across Asia and the Pacific.  

Regional Guide for Schools to Prepare for Tsunamis

The Regional Guide is intended to provide practical guidance to school administration on how to prepare for and respond to a tsunami risk.  

“It’s all about the health of my people”

Working to improve the public’s health is no easy task. This difficulty is magnified when the populations that are being targeted are groups marginalized by society, such as men who have sex with men,…  

Samoa is ready to IMPRESS with launch of large-scale renewable energy project

As officials gather in Bonn for the annual COP climate talks, the Government of Samoa and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today officially launched a multi-million dollar project…  

Strengthening School Preparedness for Tsunami in Asia and the Pacific

UNDP with support from the Government of Japan implemented a regional initiative to strengthen tsunami awareness and preparedness in 18 Asia-Pacific countries.  

Urban Youth in the Pacific - Increasing Resilience and Reducing Risk for Involvement in Crime and Violence

The report provides policy and programming options for Pacific governments and other stakeholders, including the United Nations, to prevent young people becoming involved in crime and violence, and to…  

Working with Deported Individuals in the Pacific: Legal and Ethical Issues

This report intends to provide policy makers, governments and civil society organizations with an easily accessible source of background information, approaches and assessments to work effectively…  

UNDP Pacific Centre 2013 Annual Report

The UNDP Pacific Centre Annual Report 2013 details how the Centre continues to strive to connect with partners for transformational change in the Pacific.  

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