European Union – Secretariat of the Pacific Community (EU- SPC) – Global Climate Change Alliance Plus Scaling Up Adaptation Project (GCCA + SUPA)
The overall objective of the GCCA+ SUPA project is to enhance climate change adaptation and resilience within the ten (10) Pacific Island countries
The GCCA Project in Tonga focus on the following key result areas (KRAs);
- Conduct an assessment, feasibility study and conceptual design for coastal protection system along the entire northern coastline of Tongatapu (Niutoua to Ha’atafu including the Fanga’uta Lagoon);
- Implement small-scale coastal adaptation and ecosystem-based measures in northwest Tongatapu (Sopu to Ha’atafu);
- Enhance awareness about the impacts of climate change and disaster risks in Tonga
These KRAs relate to the three key outputs of the GCCA+ SUPA Project.
The Global Climate Change Alliance Plus – Scaling up Pacific Adaptation Project is scaling up climate change adaptation measures in specific sectors and it is supported by knowledge management and capacity building. This is a regional project and it is funded by the European Union and implemented by the Pacific Community in partnership with the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) and the University of the South Pacific (USP), in collaboration with ten (10) Pacific Island Countries, including, Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Tonga and Tuvalu.
|Donor/Development Partner's Name||European Union
SPC as the implementing entity
|Total Fund (TOP$)||$539,278.02|
|Total Fund Used as of 30th June 2023||$187,588.90|