• Advancing pacific priorities 2022 

      UN.ESCAP; ESCAP Subregional Office for the Pacific (UN.ESCAP, 2022-12-30)
      Advancing Pacific Priorities highlights ESCAP’s work in the Pacific in the past year. It communicates efforts by the ESCAP Pacific Office in supporting the Pacific Small Island Developing States (PSIDS) in their implementation ...
    • Building community resilience 

      UN.ESCAP; ESCAP Subregional Office for the Pacific (United Nations, 2018)
      Building resilience in Ocean Cities of the Pacific region is key to converting challenges and risks communities face into opportunities for systemic transformation toward sustainable development. Island settlements at the ...
    • Inequality, discrimination, and exclusion : assessing CRPD compliance in Pacific island legislation 

      Emberson-Bain, Atu (UN.ESCAP, 2021)
      An estimated 15 per cent of the population in the Pacific live with a disability and are among the poorest and most marginalized in their communities with limited access to education, employment, basic services and other ...
    • Informal and traditional social protection in Samoa 

      UN.ESCAP; ESCAP Subregional Office for the Pacific (UN.ESCAP, 2021)

      The Informal and Traditional Social Protection in Samoa policy brief was developed under the

    • Ocean cities : snapshot for policy-makers : delivering resilient solutions in Pacific Island settlements 

      UN.ESCAP; ESCAP Subregional Office for the Pacific (United Nations, 2019)
      The Ocean Cities Snapshot for Policy-makers serves as a companion document to the Ocean Cities Regional Policy Guide. The Ocean Cities concept is an integrated policy approach for ocean-focused and climate-responsive urban ...
    • Pacific perspectives 2022 : accelerating climate action 

      UN.ESCAP; ESCAP Subregional Office for the Pacific (UN.ESCAP, 2022-12-06)
      The Pacific region is at a crossroads. The advancement of the Sustainable Development Goals aspirationsacross all sectors are facing the test of international solidarity. The Pacific Small Island Developing States(PSIDS) ...
    • Re-naturing urbanization 

      UN.ESCAP; ESCAP Subregional Office for the Pacific (United Nations, 2018)
      Addressing environmental challenges and integrating Nature-based Solutions (NbS) in coastal settlements can provide social and economic benefits as well as strengthen resilience in Pacific islands. In Ocean Cities at the ...
    • The ocean and the city 

      UN.ESCAP; ESCAP Subregional Office for the Pacific (United Nations, 2018)
      Ocean Cities are where landscapes and seascapes meet, where human behaviour and urban development have a profound impact on marine health and climate change. Marine and coastal ecosystems are the largest carbon sink in the ...