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1 Jun 2015
Databases and related outputs

The main goals of the Pacific Climate Change and Migration (PCCM) project are twofold:

-> To increase protection of individuals and communities that are vulnerable to climate change displacement and migration through targeted national and regional policies; and

-> To increase labour mobility opportunities for Pacific Islanders, through well-managed labour
migration schemes.

1 Jun 2015
Public information and advocacy materials

The Government of Kiribati recognises the important role of labour migration in addressing the lack of employment opportunities, promoting economic and social development, alleviating poverty, and adapting to climate change. The National Labour Migration Policy (NLMP) is designed to provide a coherent strategy for promoting overseas employment and protecting the welfare of I-Kiribati abroad, within the broader context of generating productive and decent employment opportunities for all I-Kiribati.

1 Jun 2015
Databases and related outputs

This report has been produced as part of the Pacific Climate Change and Migration (PCCM) Project entitled, ‘Enhancing the Capacity of Pacific Island Countries to Manage the Impacts of Climate Change on Migration’. The PCCM Project is a three year project (2013-2016) funded by the European Union and implemented by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

1 Oct 2014
Databases and related outputs

Tuvalu, one of the world’s smallest independent states in terms of land area (26 km2) and population (11,000),1 has an extensive history of labour migration overseas dating back to the 1800s as one conduit for increasing development in the country.2 The second decade of the 21st century is, however, shaping up to be a challenging one in so far as opportunities for overseas labour migration from Tuvalu are concerned,3 with fewer than 220 Tuvaluans employed as seafarers, seasonal workers, or on other temporary employment contracts during 2014.4 This compares with around 500 in 2008 (376 seaf

 
30 Nov 2016
Official documents
 
30 Nov 2016
Official documents
 
30 Nov 2016
Official documents
 
30 Nov 2016
Public information and advocacy materials

This is the list of participants attending the first session of the Governing Council of the Asian and Pacific Centre for Disaster Information Management, held in New Delhi, India, on 2 November 2016.

 
2 Nov 2016
Public information and advocacy materials

This is the programme of the first session of the Governing Council of the Asian and Pacific Centre for Disaster Information Management, held in New Delhi, India, on 2 November 2016.

 
30 Nov 2016
Public information and advocacy materials

This is the annotated provisional agenda of the first session of the Governing Council of the Asian and Pacific Centre for Disaster Information Management, held in New Delhi, India, on 2 November 2016.

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