Current Projects

View more details about our current projects in the Cook Islands. Our projects focus on areas of biodiversity, waste, land degration, inland waters and conservation to bring long-term benefits to our island communities.

NES - Current Projects
HCFC Phase-Out Management Plan Stage IMultilateral FundUSD $50,400ImplementationOngoingUNEP Customs & private sectorMii Herman
HCFC Phase-Out Management Plan Stage IIMultilateral FundUSD $40,000ImplementationOngoingUNEP Customs & private sectorMii Herman
Institutional Strengthening Project VII (ISP)Multilateral FundUSD $80,000ImplementationOngoingUNEP Customs & private sectorMii Herman
Minamata Initial Assessment (MIA)GEF (CW)USD $39,500Implementation2016-2022SPREP, BRIICI, MoHHayley Weeks
Pac Waste Plus (PW+)EUUSD $300,000Planning/Implementing2021-OngoingSPREPICI
Managing IAS for CC Adaptation in the Pacific (MISCCAP)MFATTBCPlanning TBCDoC, SPREPNES, MOA, IC, TISElizabeth Munro, Hayley Weeks
GEF 7 nationalGEF (BD)USD $3.5 milPlanning/PPG5 yearsUNDPNES, MOA, ICI, CIT
GEF Islands to Islands (I2I)GEF (IW)USD4,995,023Planning 2020 - Ongoing SPREP, UNEPMarine sectors and economies
GEF ISLANDSGEF (CW)USD $700,000Planning 2019-Ongoing SPREPICI, MOT, private sectorHayley Weeks
GEF Enabling Activity - CBDGEF (BD)USD $300,000Planning TBCUNEPNHT and othersLouisa, Elizabeth
GEF Enabling Activity - UNCCDGEF (LD)USD $100,000Planning TBCUNEPMultipleLouisa, Elizabeth
NIP - Review and Update of the National Implementation Plan for the Stockholm Convevntion on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in the Cook Islands GEF (CW)126,0002017-OngoingUNEP Vavia Tangataia
BIOPAMA EUEU380,000Planning/concept2022-2023EU, IUCN , ECNES Elizabeth Munro, Hayley Weeks

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