The Pacific Community Results Report highlights the results achieved by SPC with our 26 Member countries and territories, and development partners in 2018. Our performance is described against the nine development objectives and five organisational objectives set out in the Pacific Community Strategic Plan 2016-2020.

For more information, see the 2018 results report:

2018 Results Report Downloads

Results Highlights (EN | FR)
Full Report (EN | FR)
Executive Summary (EN | FR)

Spotlight: The Pacific Community’s contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals (EN | FR)
Spotlight: Partnership Highlights (EN | FR)


Chapter 1 : Strengthening sustainable management of natural resources (EN)
Chapter 2: Improving pathways to international markets (EN)
Chapter 3: Strengthening sustainable transport and energy security (EN)
Chapter 4: Strengthening access to and use of statistics in policy development and monitoring of progress (EN)
Chapter 5: Improving multi-sectoral responses to climate change and disasters (EN)
Chapter 6: Advancing social development (human rights, gender equality, cultural diversity and opportunities for young people) (EN)
Chapter 7: Improving multi-sectoral responses to prevent non-communicable diseases and enhance food security (EN)
Chapter 8: Strengthening regional public health surveillance and response (EN)
Chapter 9: Improving education quality (EN)

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SPC Development ObjectiveResult informationContribution to SDGsPICTs benefitting from result
DO1: Strengthening Sustainable Management of Natural Resources
New knowledge generated and shared with farmers on adaptation of farming practices to reduce sweet potato weevil infestation, which affects yields
13. Climate action, 15. Life on land
Fiji
SPC Division
LRD
Divisional Business Plan Key Result Area (KRA)
Supporting PICTS to manage land, agriculture and forestry sustainably through policy processes, research and development and scientific and technical assistance
Type of Result
Change in knowledge
What was SPC’S contribution to the result
Preliminary field trials and baseline assessment completed for sweet potato weevil, to better understand key limiting factors to yield and design yield experiments. Yield experiments completed in one of four sites in Fiji. Preliminary results for experiments shared with farmers.
PICTs benefitting from the result
Fiji
SPC Development ObjectiveResult informationContribution to SDGsPICTs benefitting from result
DO1: Strengthening Sustainable Management of Natural Resources
National strategies on aquatic biosecurity finalised and adopted
14. Life below water
Cook Islands, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga
SPC Division
FAME
Divisional Business Plan Key Result Area (KRA)
Enhance regional and national policy, planning, MCS&E and legislation in the aquaculture sector
Type of Result
Change in practice
What was SPC’S contribution to the result
FAME - CFP
PICTs benefitting from the result
Cook Islands, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga
SPC Development ObjectiveResult informationContribution to SDGsPICTs benefitting from result
DO1: Strengthening Sustainable Management of Natural Resources
Annual tide prediction calendars designed for 23 locations in the Pacific (including 3 new locations)
14. Life below water
Regional (All PICTS)
SPC Division
GEM
Divisional Business Plan Key Result Area (KRA)
Type of Result
Output
What was SPC’S contribution to the result
collect information and publish calendars
PICTs benefitting from the result
Regional (All PICTS)
SPC Development ObjectiveResult informationContribution to SDGsPICTs benefitting from result
DO1: Strengthening Sustainable Management of Natural Resources
Online organic policy toolkit is being used to inform and develop the National Organic Policy
15. Life on land
Vanuatu
SPC Division
LRD
Divisional Business Plan Key Result Area (KRA)
Supporting PICTS to manage land, agriculture and forestry sustainably through policy processes, research and development and scientific and technical assistance
Type of Result
Change in practice
What was SPC’S contribution to the result
LRD in collaboration with Ministry of Agriculture and the Vanuatu Organic movement and IFOAM provided training on new Toolkit and facilitated national consultation meetings, leading the finalization of the national policy. Launch of policy tbd.
PICTs benefitting from the result
Vanuatu
SPC Development ObjectiveResult informationContribution to SDGsPICTs benefitting from result
DO1: Strengthening Sustainable Management of Natural Resources
Communities report increased planting of sandalwood following the sandalwood regulation enacted in 2017 to establish a system to verify legality of ownership
15. Life on land
Tonga
SPC Division
LRD
Divisional Business Plan Key Result Area (KRA)
Supporting PICTS to manage land, agriculture and forestry sustainably through policy processes, research and development and scientific and technical assistance
Type of Result
Change in practice
What was SPC’S contribution to the result
LRD in collaboration with the Forestry Division developed a sandalwood regulation that was enacted in 2017 and calls for proof of ownership of sandalwood (need to register each farmer and number of trees, and tagging).
PICTs benefitting from the result
Tonga
SPC Development ObjectiveResult informationContribution to SDGsPICTs benefitting from result
DO1: Strengthening Sustainable Management of Natural Resources
Pacific Ocean Portal on line and 100% functioning as of April 2018
14. Life below water
Regional (All PICTS)
SPC Division
GEM
Divisional Business Plan Key Result Area (KRA)
Type of Result
Output
What was SPC’S contribution to the result
Develop the Portal, promoted and trained on use and launched it
PICTs benefitting from the result
Regional (All PICTS)
SPC Development ObjectiveResult informationContribution to SDGsPICTs benefitting from result
DO1: Strengthening Sustainable Management of Natural Resources
Marae Moana Fisheries impact analysis and economic analysis was completed. Analyses were used to justify elimination of commercial longline fishing by overseas-flagged vessels within 50 nm of land, with exemption for local companies
14. Life below water
Cook Islands
SPC Division
FAME
Divisional Business Plan Key Result Area (KRA)
Provide integrated economic analysis and advice for informed decision-making
Type of Result
Change in practice
What was SPC’S contribution to the result
FAME - OFP
PICTs benefitting from the result
Cook Islands
SPC Development ObjectiveResult informationContribution to SDGsPICTs benefitting from result
DO1: Strengthening Sustainable Management of Natural Resources
Final draft of coastal fisheries legislation completed, following coordinated and consultative process
14. Life below water
Kiribati, Samoa
SPC Division
FAME
Divisional Business Plan Key Result Area (KRA)
Support the review and implementation of fisheries management legislation, policies, plans and MCS&E
Type of Result
Change in practice
What was SPC’S contribution to the result
FAME - CFP
PICTs benefitting from the result
Kiribati, Samoa
SPC Development ObjectiveResult informationContribution to SDGsPICTs benefitting from result
DO1: Strengthening Sustainable Management of Natural Resources
Dissemination of fisheries information products (FSM: Most Common food fish or Kosrae (poster); Vanuatu: Fisheries data collection (poster); French Polynesia: Analyse de risques à l'importation des crustacés décapode; Wallis and Futuna: KO LE ‘Ū’Ū Ko le fakaanoano o le m’auli o le ‘ū’ū (poster on coconut crab regulations), KO LE ‘ULA Ko le fakaanoano o le ma’uli o le ‘ula (poster on lobster regulations)
5. Gender equality, 14. Life below water
Federated States of Micronesia, French Polynesia, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna
SPC Division
FAME
Divisional Business Plan Key Result Area (KRA)
5.2 Facilitate information management and circulation
Type of Result
Output
What was SPC’S contribution to the result
FAME - CFP
PICTs benefitting from the result
Federated States of Micronesia, French Polynesia, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna
SPC Development ObjectiveResult informationContribution to SDGsPICTs benefitting from result
DO1: Strengthening Sustainable Management of Natural Resources
Development and testing of an online mobile data collection system that improves the capacity of agriculture researchers (efficiency and effectiveness). System is now used by Ministry of Agriculture staff in projects to control coconut rhinoceros beetle through site and clean-up assessments; and also in cocoa tree phenology studies
15. Life on land
Fiji, Samoa, Solomon Islands
SPC Division
LRD
Divisional Business Plan Key Result Area (KRA)
Supporting PICTS to manage land, agriculture and forestry sustainably through policy processes, research and development and scientific and technical assistance
Type of Result
Change in practice
What was SPC’S contribution to the result
LRD staff wrote the online survey forms, manage the data input, train the users
PICTs benefitting from the result
Fiji, Samoa, Solomon Islands
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