Connecting people to Nature
The project will support making the local communities connect the government, bisness house, Municipality and local Authorities when they join the World to Celebrate the World Environment Day. The local community through the CSO will showcase their works for support to global Environmental Protection on the theme: “Making the connection with People in the local communities by joining the global community during the celebration of World Environment Day. Various activities within the city will focus on the city beatification including beaches cleanups, trees planting and advocacy for cleanup in office and Vanuatu at large. The one week celebration will enable interactions between government and Civil society Organizations and local people. Activities involve with include showcasing CSO’s activities in different localities in the country through demonstrations (such as clean ups and tree planting), media exchanges, seminars and school cleanup and quizes programs.

Project Snapshot

Grantee: Vanuatu Environment Advocacy Network
Country: Vanuatu
Area Of Work: Land Degradation
Operational Phase: Phase 5
Grant Amount: US$ 38,000.00
Co-Financing Cash: US$ 20,000.00
Co-Financing in-Kind: US$ 20,500.00
Project Number: VUT/SGP/OP5/Yr5/STAR/LD/16/01
Start Date: 6/2017
End Date: 7/2017
Status: Currently under execution
Project Characteristics and Results
Inovative Financial Mechanisms
A dialogue forum between Communities, local authorities, CSOs, government and municipalities for partnerships for cleaner city.
Gender Focus
It is a public event where invitation was sent throughout the town via fliers, radio, television and the Civil society networks, calling for participation in the one week event.
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Number of CBOs / NGOs participated / involved in SGP project 10
Number of local policies informed in land degradation focal area 2

Grantee Contact

Ms. Primrose Malosu


Port Vila , Pacific , PMB 9096


Port Vila Municipality

SGP Country office contact

Ms. Leah Silas Nimoho
Phone: 678 26034
Fax: 678 26034


SGP-Vanuatu, VANGO Office, Private Mail Bag 9096, LINI HIGH WAY, Port Vila, Vanuatu
PORT VILA, South West Pacific, PMB 9096