Final evaluation of the Finnish-Pacific project: adapting to climate change in Oceania (Finpac)
Final evaluation of the Finnish-Pacific Project (FINPAC) was carried out from July to November 2017. FINPAC was funded by Ministry of Foreign affairs Finland (MFA) and implemented from 2013 to 2017 in 14 countries in the Pacific region. It had as overall objective Reduced Vulnerability ofPacific Island Country Villagers' Livelihoods to the Effects of Climate Change.
The project focused on strengthening the capacity of the National Meteorological Services (meteo offices) in the Pacific region to improve weather and climate services to the end-users, communities in particular. It also worked directly with communities in developing early warning systems and disaster response plans and provided support to regional coordination structures related to meteorology and disaster preparedness.
Final evaluation report of FINPAC (in English, PDF-file, 95 pages; 3,9 MB)