The event will showcase over 30 different stalls and displays from various conservation organisations, government agencies, utility companies and business houses all keen to promote ways in which each of us can make a positive difference in conserving the natural environment whilst saving money on household bills.
“Good environmental practices stem from maintaining local technical capacity,” Mobsy said as part of her presentation. “Many successes of the project are due to our local workforce who understand the environmental, social and cultural sensitivities in the country.
J-PRISM II thrives on the cleaner pacific strategy 2025, a strategic document that aims to encourage small Pacific Island countries tackle the issue of waste management while mitigating the effects of climate change.
The authority’s managing director, Gunther Joku, said a team accompanied Minister for Environment, Conservation and Climate Change John Pundari to Lae to conduct compliance monitoring on the manufacturing industries and their wastewater discharge systems.
The renewal of these agreements, that were initiated in 2014 with the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), represent an ongoing commitment by local communities to conserve two-thirds of the Great Central Forest on Manus for their long-term livelihood sustenance.
The Information Complex Centre for Varirata National Park in Central Province was opened recently. The project stems from a partnership between PNG’s Conservation and Environment Protection Authority, and the Japan International Cooperation Agency. The construction of the new information centre and renovation of the old information centre gives a new look to Varirata National Park […]
Plastic pollution has become a serious environmental concern globally and countries around the world are taking serious action to control and reduce plastic waste.