NUKU’ALOFA-August 2: 1.05pm (R2R Media): Tonga is currently hosting the 2nd Regional Programme Steering Committee for the GEF/SPC/UNDP Ridge to Reef (R2R) Project here at the Tanoa Dateline International Hotel in Nuku’alofa.
The meeting has brought together R2R Managers and staff from around the 14 countries in the region that have the project.
Also represented are the programme officials from the Global Environment Facility (GEF), Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
The past three days have heard reports from the regional projects, including a joint presentation from Tonga.
The meeting will close on Friday, with the group taking a site tour on Thursday.