4th GCCA+ SUPA STEERING COMMITTEE MEETING
The Global Climate Change Plus Scaling Up Pacific Adaptation (GCCA+ SUPA) Project 4th Steering Committee Meeting will be a hybrid meeting connecting representatives from the 10 implementing countries, the Delegation of the European Union for the Pacific (EUD), SPREP, USP, and SPC on the 28th and 29th of September 2022.
· Review of progress, presentation of the overall work plan and closure plans
· Output 1 – Strategic planning: Present the results of the application of the extended and light versions of the impact assessment methodology and the design of the impacts database.
· Output 2 – Capacity building: Explore the role of capacity building for community stakeholders and local area governments.
· Output 3 – Scaling up on-the-ground measures: Examine how the GCCA+ SUPA activities in the ten countries are laying the foundation for scaling up in the future
SPREP Steering Committee Meeting Videos
Palau: Institutionalization of the Impact Assessment Methodology & use of Impact Indicators
Video highlights efforts geared towards building resiliency and how different
agencies learn and view the potential of the methodology to enhance their
programme of work at national and state level.
Tonga National Climate Change Awareness Week
This video highlights activities carried out during the National Climate Change Awareness Week in in various locations in the Kingdom of Tonga on 18th – 23rd September 2022.
Cook Islands: Strong advocacy on importance of Ra’ui by traditional leaders
Video highlights the important role of traditional leadership and the mana of ra’ui. A case of local indigenous knowledge contributing to tangible on-the-ground actions by the Pa Enua, Mangaia and reflections from the training on the light version tools of the impact methodology.
Guide to the Adaptations Database
Video is a first guide to the impact database under construction with input of data
from the trial of impact analysis methodology with tailored tools for each sector type:
Cook Islands: Marine resource management and water security measures, Mangaia.
FSM: Water security measures on atoll Nukuoro.
Palau: Water security and agricultural measures, state level.
Tonga: Structural coastal protection measures, Tongatapu.