Harnessing advanced smart port technologies can enhance physical and economic resilience of “lifeline” ports in the Pacific.
The pandemic is changing consumer behavior and expectations in the Pacific, particularly when it comes to using digital tools for financial transactions.
Pacific island nations have been among the top performers worldwide in controlling COVID-19. A greater emphasis on water, sanitation and hygiene practices will help continue that success.
The pandemic is producing more household waste and increased amounts of dangerous medical waste. We need to manage these changes for our immediate safety and for the long-term welfare of our communities.
In the fragile energy scenario of small Pacific islands, contingency plans are crucial to keep the lights on during a crisis.
Pacific nations, led by the smallest and least well-off, moved decisively to restrict travel from a fast-growing list of COVID-19 affected countries.
The future of Nauru depends on the complex task of rehabilitating the land on the inner plateau of this Pacific island nation.
New Zealand and ADB are collaborating with Pacific nations to help them achieve their development goals.