R2R work compliments communities, Minister says

NUKU’ALOFA-May 30, 2018: 11am (Enviro News): The Tonga Ridge to Reef Project is an important project for the people of Tonga because the program compliments the work of community members within the Fanga’uta Lagoon Catchment Area, Minister responsible Hon Poasi Tei said on Tuesday afternoon. Share

Tonga’s Mission Zero Waste at the 8th Regional 3R Forum

INDORE, India-April 12, 2018: 8.42am (MEIDECC): The Eighth Regional 3R (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) Forum in Asia and Pacific was officially opened on Monday, April 9 in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India, with an overall theme of “Achieving Clean Water, Clean Land and Clean Air through 3R and Resource Efficiency-A 21st Century Vision for Asia-Pacific Communities”. Share

Water testing team complete island surveys

NUKU’ALOFA-March 7, 2018: 3.45pm (Environment News): The Department of Environment, in partnership with other members of the Health, Nutrition and Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (HNWASH a.k.a WASH) team have completed water quality testing and survey on the islands of Tongatapu and ‘Eua following the devastation caused by Cyclone Gita. Share