• How do men and women use their time?

    This time-use study was conducted in Tuvalu in April 2013. The approach involved one-on-one interviews, recording what the person did for every half hour throughout a 24-hour day

  • Tonga Governance Strengthening Programme

    The Tonga Governance Strengthening Programme aims to draw together three interrelated governance initiatives to avoid duplication and strengthen synergies amongst the three components: * Support to Parliament. * Support to civil society organizations (CSOs). * Support to the Tonga Electoral Commission.

  • Support to Disaster Recovery Efforts

    The Pacific is one of the most disaster-prone regions in the world. The most prevalent are cyclones, which account for 76% of reported disasters, followed by earthquakes, droughts and floods (World Bank 2006).

  • Integrating Sustainable Land Management in Pacific Island Countries

    The Sustainable Land Management (SLM) project was implemented in 14 Pacific countries – Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI), Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu.

  • Support to Pacific Parliaments

    Parliaments play a fundamental role in establishing peace and stability, protecting human rights, overseeing national governance institutions and processes, and ensuring national compliance with international obligations.


UNDP is the UN’s global development organization, advocating for change and connecting the Pacific to knowledge, experience and resources to help the peoples of the Pacific build a better life. The Fiji Multi-Country Office serves the Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Palau, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu.