27SM Niue News: 2015 SPREP Annual Report is now launched
The SPREP Annual Report for 2015 is now available online having been presented at the 27th SPREP Meeting in Niue on Day one. The Report, available in both English and French outlines the activities and project implemented with members and partners in 2015 as the region strives to achieve the SPREP vision - a Pacific environment that sustains our livelihoods and natural heritage in harmony with our cultures.
This year the SPREP Annual Report features outcomes from the different divisions within SPREP as well as highlights the Pacific Voyage to COP21 and, achievements made by SPREP island member countries, amongst other activities and project implemented in partnership with development partners, donors and SPREP members.
"I am very pleased to introduce the SPREP Annual Report for 2015. As this report demonstrates, 2015 was an action-based year for us. We acknowledge the crew of SPREP and our members and partners as well as the leader at the helm in 2015, our former Director General Mr David Sheppard. He completed his term at the end of 2015, having spent six years navigating our organisation through a change management process," noted Director General of SPREP, Mr Kosi Latu in his Introduction.
"We pay tribute to his hard work and leadership, bringing SPREP into the thriving and robust organisation that it is today. As we embark on a new charted course, we reflect upon the milestones achieved in 2015 which have been made possible with the strong support from members and partners."