Innovation Digest for Tuvalu
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The 2018 SDG Index and Dashboards report presents a revised and updated assessment of countries’ distance to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
World Bank data on social and economic indicators.
The Pacific Community (SPC) is developing a forecasting system for all of Tuvalu’s 9 islands that includes high-resolution offshore wave and sea-level forecasts and tide predictions.
The Government of Tuvalu has partnered with the UNDP to implement the Tuvalu Coastal Adaptation Project to strengthen the nation’s resilience to climate change. The Project aims to develop a long term coastal adaptation strategy, building the capacity of national and local authorities to better manage the risks of coastal hazards such as intensifying cyclones and rising sea levels.
Tuvalu is the first country in the Pacific region to implement the Local Climate Adaptive Living Facility (LoCAL), a programme developed to integrate climate change adaptations into government planning and budgeting, increase awareness and response at ground level, as well as increase financing for these adaptations.