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 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

A collection of Inform project training materials. You are free to download and use any of the training resources below. The PowerPoint presentations contain a complete set of slides, so please feel free to copy, delete or change slides, to fit the purpose of your country training.

 Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MNRE), Samoa

A direct internet link to access all the publications by MNRE - This includes environmental - related legislation and the ministry's annual reports.

 Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MNRE), Samoa

Cyclone Evan hit Samoa in December 2012 and caused immense damage and significant losses. This comprehensive assessment estimates those damages and losses, and identifies the needs of the affected population.

In this report, the value of durable physical assets across all economic and social sectors destroyed by Evan (referred to as damage) is estimated at SAT 235.7 million, equivalent to US$103.3 million.

 Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme

The World Database on Protected Areas (WDPA) is the most comprehensive global database of marine and terrestrial protected areas, updated on a monthly basis, and is one of the key global biodiversity data sets being widely used by scientists, businesses, governments, International secretariats and others to inform planning, policy decisions and management.

 SPREP Environmental Monitoring and Governance (EMG)

This dataset has all the presentations of the FOSS4G conference Oceania 2020. It was a one-day conference held at SPREP on Friday 20th November, aiming to raise awareness on the importance and power of Geographic Information Systems (GIS), open data, open source software, spatial data sharing, and data standards.

 SPREP Climate Change Resilience (CCR)

End of Internship presentation on Pacific Climate Finance. Section are: climate finance challenges, overview of climate finance in the Pacific, and next steps.

A visualization generate by the Inform portal based on data collected on the damages and losses caused by Cyclone Evan 2012.

The Protected Areas Working Group (PAWG) of the Pacific Islands Round Table for Nature Conservation recommended a forum to better connect a diverse range of people and their work relating to protected and conserved areas. To increase efficacy with respect to gaining momentum with communications and conservation work, the Pacific Islands Protected Area Portal (PIPAP) was launched.

Presented delivered Mr. Clark Duseigner ( GIS Officer) on the use of GIS in EPC, Samoa.

Presentation delivered by Ms. To'oa Brown on the use and application of GIS in the local based agriculture project (MGP-SAFPROM implemented by the Ministry of Agriculture

Presentation delivered by Mr. Paul Anderson (SPREP UNEP-GEF Inform Project Manager) on GIS and decision making as well as the existence of this platform (Environment Data Portal)

Presentation delivered by Mr. Unasa Nomeneta Saili from SkyEye on the use of GIS for the Measles nation-wide vaccination programme in 2019

Presentation delivered by Mr. Nomeneta Saili from Skyeye on the application of GIS to identify EPC assets that were damaged during the 2009 tsunami

Presentation delivered by Mr. Unasa Nomeneta Saili of SkyEye on the future for GIS for Samoa

Presentation delivered by Mr.James Atherton (vice president of Samoa Conservation Society) on the history and background of GIS and remote sensing in Samoa

An introductory presentation on what FOSS4G stands for and how the conference emerged.

Direct link to all of Samoa's species occurrences on GBIF records

Link to the Samoa's datasets hosted on GBIF website

direct internet link to Samoa's climate change data portal.