Climate Change is the biggest challenge that Samoa is facing in this age and time. Samoa is particularly vulnerable to Climate Change as 70% of our population reside near the coast within Coastal Erosion, Flooding and Landslide Zones.
Section function and areas of work
National Climate Change Team
National Climate Change Policy
National Adaptation Program of Action
National Greenhouse Abatement Strategy
National Communications to United Nations Framework for Combating Climate Change
In accordance with 4.1 and 12 of the United Nations Framework for Combating Climate Change (UNFCCC), and in line with the guidelines on national communications for non-Annex I Parties submitted its initial and second National Communications (NC) to UNFCCC.
These documents can be downloaded First NC (1999), Second NC (March 2008)