Pacific Resource Infrastructure Facility (PRIF)

Established in 2008 to provide technical assistance, research and knowledge products on key infrastructure issues to Pacific island countries

and as a coordination facility for the principal development partners in the region.

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Groundwater Management - Presentation

Groundwater is of major importance for potable water supply in both urban and rural areas of the developing world, and also provides the water resource for much agricultural irrigation and industrial production.

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Solomon Islands NIIP - Media Release

Honiara, Solomon Islands (19 March, 2014) –The Government of Solomon Islands today launched the Solomon Islands National Infrastructure Investment Plan. This plan outlines the government’s infrastructure investment priorities for the next 10 years.

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Huro Mini Hydropower Scheme Feasibility Study - 2010

Hydro Tasmania Consulting (HTC) has undertaken the update of feasibility studies for the Huro Mini Hydropower schemes at the Makira Ulawa provinces of the Solomon Islands

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Study of Infrastructure Maintenance Budgets in the Cook Islands

In 2013 PRIF released a research report called “Infrastructure Maintenance in the Pacific: Challenging the Build-Neglect-Rebuild Paradigm” – this highlighted the lack of planning for maintenance and backlog of work in many countries.

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NAURU Economic Infrastructure Strategy and Investment Plan - 2011

In the decade to 2005, financial mismanagement and government missteps caused Nauru incomes and living standards to plunge.

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Groundwater Survey Pacific

Information used to improve understanding, access, supply and protection of freshwater resources in Nauru

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WBG Air Transport Annual Report 2014

It is with great pleasure that I present to you the 10th edition of the World Bank Group (WBG) Air Transport Annual Report.

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Pacific Possible: Climate and Disaster Resilience

LAUTOKA, FIJI July 28, 2016 – A new World Bank report has highlighted the need for Pacific Island countries to better incorporate climate and disaster risk management into planning and development, while proposing priority investments and policies to boost resilience to the year 2040.

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Franchise Shipping, Marine Transport Services in the Pacific - Case Studies in Private Sector Participation

Marine transport services, such as cargo shipping and passenger transport, provide essential commercial linkages within and between Pacific island countries (PICs).

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Improving Accessibility in Transport Infrastructure Projects in the Pacific Islands

On Tuesday 19 July, during the Pacific Update Conference in Suva, Mr Setareki Macanawai, CEO of the Pacific Disability Forum, presented a new PRIF research report on improving accessibility in transport infrastructure for people with disabilities – ‘Improving Accessibility in Transport Infrastruc

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Cost of Renewable energy in Pacific Island Countries

PICs need to gradually diversify their energy portfolio as almost all are 99% dependent on diesel.

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Challenges in freshwater management in low coral atolls

Population centres in low atoll islands have water supply problems that are amongst the most critical in the world.

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Tuvalu Infrastructure Strategy and Investment Plan 2016 to 2025

Prepared with support from the Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF), the Tuvalu Infrastructure Strategy and Investment Plan 2016−2025 report provides a blueprint for new project investments and maintenance of existing infrastructure over the coming decade.

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Water in the Cook Islands

Public awareness of the need to improve national water services is demonstrated by the consistent high priority given to water in the Cook Islands National Sustainable Development Plan.

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Establishing baseline data to support sustainable maritime transport services

Responding to the impact of climate change is high on the agenda of all Pacific island countries. Communities that live on low-lying atolls, like the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) are particularly vulnerable.

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Road Pavement Design for the Pacific Region

Road Pavement Design for the Pacific Region – Desk Research on the Use of Locally Available Materials.  The objective of this study is to investigate options to engineer the use of locally available pavement materials to improve pavement quality, resilience and sustainability.

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Project for the Enhancement of Safety of Apia Port in Samoa

Samoa Ports Authority - Preparatory Survey report on the Project for the Enhancement of Safety of Apia Port in Samoa. March 2015, Japan International Cooperation Agency

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Power Benchmarking Case Stories

Since 2011 the Pacific Power Association (PPA), the Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF) and the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) have been working in partnership to support performance benchmarking exercises in the power utilities.

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Power Benchmarking Report 2014 (2012 FY data)

Since 2011, the Pacific Power Association (PPA), the Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF) and the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) have been working in partnership to support performance benchmarking among 25 electric power utilities in 20 countries and territories in the Pacif

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Solid Waste Management in Pacific Island Countries: Current Progress and Future Needs,

Solid waste has been recognised as a problem for the Pacific Islands for many decades but it is only in the last ~10 years that significantprogress has been made in addressing the issue

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Solid Waste Management Services in the Pacific - Case Studies in Private Sector Participation

Solid waste management services in Pacific island countries (PICs) include five broad activities: collection, recycling and composting, waste-to-energy, waste treatment, and landfill management.

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Renewable Energy Country Profile - Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands renewable energy national profile 2009:

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Supporting Safe, Efficient and Sustainable Maritime Transport Systems

Supporting Safe, Efficient and Sustainable Maritime Transport Systems World Bank 2015. The purpose of this report is to identify and examine key maritime challenges.

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Solid Waste Management in the Pacific: Technical Assistance Completion Report

Technical assistance completion reports describe for technical assistance projects the expected impact, outcome and outputs; conduct of activities; evaluation and achievement of the expected outcomes; an assessment and rating; major lessons; and recommendations and follow-up actions.

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(PWWA) Water Benchmarking Report 2016

The 2016 Pacific Water and Wastewater Association (PWWA) benchmarking report was released during the Pacific Water Conference and Expo in Tonga, August 2016. This report represents five years of performance assessment 2011 to 2015.

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Pacific Power Utilities and Power Benchmarking Report, July 2016

The 2016 Power Benchmarking report is published by the Pacific Power Association (PPA) and was released during the recent PPA Annual Conference in Tonga.

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Pacific Region Electricity Bills - Comparative Report

The aim of this paper is to provide a comparison of electricity prices paid by customers in Vanuatu with different countries across the Pacific island region.

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Pacific Power Utilities Benchmarking Report - 2015 Fiscal Year

The benchmarking of the 2015 Fiscal Year data for the PPA Utilities is the first year in which the Association has taken full responsibility of collection and verification of the data as well as and the production of the key performance indicator.

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Cook Islands NIIP

The Cook Islands National Infrastructure Investment Plan (CI NIIP) outlines the Cook Islands’ priorities and plans for major infrastructure over the next 10 years. The plan focuses on strategic investments important to Cook Islands’ future.

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Solomon Islands Water & Sanitation Policy

The Division of Water Resources of the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) is responsible for the overall management and regulation of the water resources of the Solomon Islands.

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South Tarawa Water Supply Options Assessment Desalination Feasibility Study

The draft South Tarawa Water Supply and Sanitation Roadmap 2011-2030 prepared under TA-7359 KIR finds that primary and secondary groundwater lenses for South Tarawa are at considerable risk, that water abstraction from freshwater galleries at Bonriki is 20% above the estimated sustainable capacit

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Water Supply Master Plan for Rarotonga

The Government of the Cook Islands are committed to supplying reliable potable water to all properties connected to the water network by 2015 / 2016.

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Economic and Social Impact of ICT in the Pacific 2015

The Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector in a number of Pacific Island Countries (PICs) has undergone significant liberalization and privatization, coupled with the deployment of undersea fiber optic cables, over the last decade, leading to a rapid increase in access to mobile vo

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Pacific Islands Renewable Energy Project

The international consultants visited the Solomon Islands from 23-29 January 2004. Information for the report was gathered both before and after the visit by the national consultant. The national coordinator provided considerable support and assistance throughout the mission.

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Master Plan Study of Power Development in Solomon Islands

The JICA Team recommended that the power supply plan, as shown in Table 10-5-1, shall be implemented as an optimum power supply plan for the Solomon Islands. 

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Power Benchmarking Report 2016 (2013-2014 data)

The latest in a series of Pacific power utility performance benchmarking reports is released.

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National Water Resources Policy

The NWRP provides a framework for leadership and coordinated action in the supply of safe, adequate and financially, technically and environmentally sustainable water services to rural, outer island and urban communities in Kiribati and for the protection, conservation, sustainable use and effici

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Rapid Review of Water Knowledge for Pacific Small Islands Developing States

The objective of this report is to provide an overview of current knowledge related to the water sector1 across Small Island Developing States (SIDS) of the Pacific region.

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Financing Climate Futures: Rethinking Infrastructure

The OECD, UN Environment, and the World Bank have released "

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Pacific Transport Update 2013

The Pacific region embraces many nations with great variance in land, topography, area, population, resources, and development constraints and prospects. But all face transport challenges to achieving adequate global, regional, and local connectivity to markets and essential services.

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2016 Pacific Infrastructure Performance Indicators Performance Report

The Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF) aims to support Pacific Island Countries (PICs) in infrastructure development through research, technical assistance, and coordination between donor agencies, development partners and PIC governments.

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Solomon Islands Public Investment Management Diagnostic

The Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF) conducted a public investment management (PIM) diagnostic in close cooperation with the Solomon Islands Ministry of Development Planning and Aid Coordination (MDPAC).

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Review of Pacific Regional Digital Strategy

The Pacific Regional Digital Strategy is an initiative under the Pacific Plan to promote economic growth, sustainable development, good governance and security in Forum Countries. The Strategy establishes the following priorities:

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Renewable Energy Costs in the Pacific

The Renewable Energy Costs in the Pacific study analysed the capital costs of large solar photovoltaic, wind and hydro generation projects built in the Pacific over the past decade.

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Micro-hydroelectricity in Solomon Islands

The Solomon Islands is a sovereign nation with a population of approximately 500,0001. An archipelago of 992 islands stretches 1500 kilometres in a south-easterly direction from the southern tip of Bougainville Island in Papua New Guinea to the northern border of Vanuatu.

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Solomon Islands National Infrastructure Investment Plan 2013

The Solomon Islands National Infrastructure Investment Plan (SI NIIP) outlines the Solomon Islands’ priorities and plans for major economic infrastructure1 over the next five to 10 years.

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Solomon Islands National Infrastructure Investment Plan (SI NIIP) 2013-2023 Summary Paper

The Solomon Islands National Infrastructure Investment Plan (SI NIIP) presents the priorities of the Government and the strategic direction for major initiatives in economic infrastructure over the next five to ten years.

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Assessment of the Economic Impact of Cruise Ships to Vanuatu

The World Bank Group, DFAT-Australia, and Carnival Australia have partnered to conduct this study of the economic impact of cruise ship tourism in Vanuatu.

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An Economic Assessment of Renewable Energy Options for Rural Electrification in Pacific Island Countries

There is an important and growing economic role for renewable energy systems within the energy sector. This is demonstrated by the fact that over the past few years, the use of renewable energy technologies has expanded rapidly.

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Nauru Infrastructure Review

This 2018 report is an end-of-term review of the DFAT-funded Nauru Infrastructure and Services investment to support DFAT’s improved performance and strategic planning of the infrastructure sector within the Nauru Aid Program, and help guide future programming decisions.

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Solid Waste Management in the Pacific: Cook Islands Country Snapshot

This brief outlines the status of solid waste management in the Cook Islands and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

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Cook Islands National Infrastructure Investment Plan, summary paper

This brochure provides a brief summary of the Cook Islands National Infrastructure Investment Plan (CI NIIP), published in 2015 by the Government of the Cook Islands with the technical assistance of the Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF).

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Vanuatu Infrastructure Strategic Investment Plan 2015, summary paper

This brochure provides a brief summary of the VISIP 2015, published by the Government of Vanuatu (GoV) with the technical assistance of the Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF).

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Fiji Transport Infrastructure Investment Sector Project

This case study has been developed as part of PRIF’s monitoring and evaluation program. It is one of a series of papers on coordination between the PRIF partner agencies and with partner governments.

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PRIF Charter

This Charter explains what it means to be a Member of the Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF).

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Infrastructure Maintenance: Review of Labour-Based Approaches

This document reviews the literature on labour-based approaches in infrastructure maintenance. It outlines the key attributes of labour-based approaches, their current applications in the Pacific and other regions, key success factors and outcomes.

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PRIF - Tonga, Nuku'alofa Network Distribution Upgrade Project - Final Due Diligence Report

This Due Diligence Report sets out the findings of an assessment of the proposed Nuku'alofa Distribution Network Upgrade Project  (NNUP). This includes a Technical Analysis, Procurement Assessment,Safeguards Assessment and an Economic and Financial Analysis.

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Solid Waste Management in the Pacific: Fiji Country Snapshot

This flyer outlines the status of solid waste management in Fiji and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

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Solid Waste Management in the Pacific: Kiribati Country Snapshot

This flyer outlines the status of solid waste management in Kiribati and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

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Solid Waste Management in the Pacific: Nauru Country Snapshot

This flyer outlines the status of solid waste management in Nauru and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

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This flyer outlines the status of solid waste management in Nauru and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

This flyer outlines the status of solid waste management in Palau and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

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Solid Waste Management in the Pacific: Papua New Guinea Country Snapshot

This flyer outlines the status of solid waste management in Papua New Guinea and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

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Solid Waste Management in the Pacific: Samoa Country Snapshot

This flyer outlines the status of solid waste management in Samoa and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

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Solid Waste Management in the Pacific: Solomon Islands Country Snapshot

This flyer outlines the status of solid waste management in Solomon Islands and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

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Solid Waste Management in the Pacific: The Federated States of Micronesia Country Snapshot

This flyer outlines the status of solid waste management in the Federated States of Micronesia and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

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Solid Waste Management in the Pacific: The Marshall Islands Country Snapshot

This flyer outlines the status of solid waste management in the Marshall Islands and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

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Solid Waste Management in the Pacific: Timor-Leste Country Snapshot

This flyer outlines the status of solid waste management in Timor-Leste and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

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Solid Waste Management in the Pacific: Tonga Country Snapshot

This flyer outlines the status of solid waste management in Tonga and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

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Solid Waste Management in the Pacific: Tuvalu Country Snapshot

This flyer outlines the status of solid waste management in Tuvalu and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

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World Bank Good Practice Note on Addressing Gender Based Violence in Investment Projects

This Good Practice Note (GPN) was prepared to assist Task Teams in establishing an approach to identifying risks of Gender Based Violence (GBV), in particular Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (SEA) and Sexual Harassment (SH), that can emerge in Investment Project Financing (IPF) with major civil wor

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Integrated Water Resource Management, National Water and Sanitation Sector Plan

This Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) National Water and Sanitation Sector Plan was developed by the Cabinet-appointed National Intersectoral Water Coordination Committee (NIWCC) which reports through Minister of Mines, Energy and Rural Electrification to Cabinet of the Government of

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Infrastructure Maintenance in the Pacific - Challenging the Build-Neglect-Rebuild Paradigm

This is a publication of the Pacific Infrastructure Advisory Center (PIAC).

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Tonga National Infrastructure Investment Plan 2013-2023

This National Infrastructure Investment Plan (NIIP) outlines the Government of Tonga’s priorities and plans for major initiatives in economic infrastructure (energy, telecommunications, water, solid waste management, and transport) over the next five to 10 years.

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Sustainable Maritime Transport in the Pacific Islands Region

This paper examines the use of sail assistance for shipping propulsion in Pacific Island countries and territories (PICTs).

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Economic and Social Impact of ICT in the Pacific, summary paper

This paper summarises a report, published by the Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF), on the economic and social impact of information and communication technology (ICT) developments in the Pacific.

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Samoa: Supporting the Samoa SchoolNet and Community Access Pilot Project

This presents the Final Report for the Asian Development Bank (ADB) TA 4305-SAM - Supporting the Samoa SchoolNet and Community Access Pilot Project (the TA). The three key outputs for the TA are as follows:

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PRIF RMI Shipping Baseline Data Report 2018

This project, Establishing Baseline Data to Support Sustainable Maritime Transport Services in the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI), is an initiative of the Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF).

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PWWA - Water Benchmarking Report 2013

This report presents benchmarking results from 24 water utilities, 20 of which completed the 2013 benchmarking questionnaire. Collectively these utilities supply water and wastewater services in 14 countries and 2 US protectorates in the Pacific region.

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PWWA - Water Benchmarking Report 2012

This report presents the 2012 benchmarking results of 22 water utilities in the Pacific Region, prepared under the direction of the Pacific Water and Wastes Association (PWWA) and with the support of the Pacific Infrastructure Advisory Centre (PIAC).

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Nauru Port Pre-Feasibility Study

This Report presents the detailed assessment prepared by the Study Team for the Nauru Port Pre-Feasibility Study.

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Oceanic Voyages: Aviation and Shipping in the Pacific

This report was prepared as part of the output of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) regional technical assistance project (TA 6166-REG): Pacific Regional Transport Analysis.

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Nauru Economic Infrastructure Strategy and Investment Plan 2011

This report was prepared by Andrew McIntyre, Brian Bell, Allen Ashish Sebastian and Samuel Grundler as individual consultants under the guidance and with support of the Pacific Infrastructure Advisory Centre (PIAC) in Sydney, Australia.

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Samoa National Infrastructure Strategic Plan 2011

This report was prepared by Glen D’Este, Ian Bartlett, Isikuki Punivalu and Pisaina Lei-Sam as individual consultants under the guidance and support of the Pacific Infrastructure Advisory Centre (PIAC) in Sydney, Australia.

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Strategic Review of the Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF) 2019

This strategic review report, prepared by James Adams, assesses the development impact and effectiveness of the Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF) and provides suggestions on potential future directions of this organisation.

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LPG and Natural Gas as Alternative Energy Sources for the Pacific

This study assesses the potential and economic feasibility of LPG, LNG or CNG to meet medium-term energy needs in the Pacific island countries.

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3rd Pacific Energy Investors Forum Report and Outcomes

This study has been prepared under a technical assistance (TA) program supported by the Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF).

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Pacific Regional Transport Study

This study results from a proposal put forward by the Australian Prime Minister.

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Affordable coastal protection in the Pacific islands

Tonkin + Taylor, in association with the University of New South Wales Water Research Laboratory (WRL), was engaged by the Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF) to undertake an engineering study of affordable options for coastal protection.

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Solomon Islands - Climate change adaptation in the transport sector

Transport infrastructure plays a vital role in the economy of the Solomon Islands, contributing approximately 13% to Gross Domestic Product.

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Pacific Water and Wastewater Utilities Benchmarking Report 2013

Vanuatu named best pacific water utility in new benchmarking report Nadi, Fiji (13 May 2014).

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Vanuatu Infrastructure Strategic Investment Plan (VISIP) 2015-2024

VISIP 2015, published by the Government of Vanuatu (GoV) with the technical assistance of the Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF).

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Water and Wastewater Services in the Pacific - Case Studies in Private Sector Participation

Water and wastewater services in Pacific island countries (PICs) include three broad activities: water treatment, water distribution, and wastewater treatment.

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Solid Waste Management in the Pacific: Vanuatu Country Snapshot

This flyer outlines the status of solid waste management in Vanuatu and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

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