Samoa is home to abundant plant life including indigenous species and some foreign introduced plant species. A majority of the foreign plants were introduced to Samoa in the pre-independence era through arrival of the early missionaries, Germans and Japanese, for various purposes from medicinal use to construction.

Progress of the PCCR thematic areas and Country Presentations

The Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) is seeking to identify Australia’s strengths in clean energy (solar, wind and other renewable technologies) and to understand opportunities for the Government and DFAT to pursue overseas clean energy outcomes, particularly in the Indo-Pacific.

The Government of Tuvalu (GoT) is about to begin a new project titled the ‘Sustainable Community- Based Biogas Schemes for Domestic Energy and Improved Livelihoods’ project.