Country Profiles

Country Profiles

Adaptation Learning Mechanism [climate change adaptation] country profiles
Fiji

Asian Development Bank Country Profiles and Strategies
Fiji

Biosafety Profiles [CBD Biosafety Clearinghouse Mechanism]
Fiji

Birdlife [Avifauna] Profiles
Fiji

see also Avibase - Bird Checklists of the World - browsable by country and by individual island within the Pacific region - excellent data source

see also a checklists of birds of FIJI, AMERICAN SAMOA, NIUE, SAMOA, TOKELAU, TONGA, TUVALU AND WALLIS & FUTUNA compiled by Dick Watling

see also Species profiles [*For the Globally Threatened Birds (those evaluated as Critically Endangered, Endangered and Vulnerable), each factsheet contains a summary account, range map and an illustration, plus additional data tables. For Extinct, Extinct in the Wild, Near Threatened, Least Concern and Data Deficient species, each contains a concise summary paragraph and some additional data tables.] [Birdlife International]
Fiji

see also Important bird areas of the Pacific [IBAs] (2010) [Birdlife Pacific]

IBA Profiles:
Fiji

* order the complete CD-ROM 'Important bird areas in the Pacific: a compendium' from the SPREP IRC

see also Endemic Bird Areas [EBAs] of the Pacific [incl. Aitutaki Fiji ]

see also Pacific regional overview [Birdlife International]
see also Globally Threatened Birds (those evaluated as Critically Endangered, Endangered and Vulnerable) of Oceania [Birdlife International]
see also State of the World's birds website and report [Birdlife International] - including Pacific country case studies

Climate Lab profiles
Fiji

Country Climate Profile [UNDP]
* Sourced from the Adaptation Learning Mechanism, a knowledge sharing platform developed by UNDP in partnership with the Global Environment Facility, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, the World Bank, and the United Nations Environment Programme.

Earthtrends Thematic Country Profiles [WRI]
Agriculture and food, Biodiversity and protected areas, Climate and atmosphere, Coastal and marine ecosystems, Economics, business and the environment, Energy and resources, Environmental governance and institutions, Forests, grasslands and drylands, Population, health and human well-being, Water resources and freshwater ecosystems.

Ecoregion Profiles [World Wildlife Fund]
Tropical Moist Forests
Fiji

Tropical & Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Fiji

Endangered Species: Country Profiles:
Fiji

see also Endangered species of Oceania
see also Globally Threatened Birds (those evaluated as Critically Endangered, Endangered and Vulnerable) of Oceania

Environment Statistics - Country Snapshots [UN; 2009]
Fiji

Environmental Vulnerability Index - Country Profiles [SOPAC / UNEP]
Fiji,

EU Pacific Country Environment Profiles
Fiji (2006; 513kb)

see also EU Country Partnership Profiles [incl. environment and EDF10 strategies]
Fiji

FAO Country Profiles and Mapping Information System
Fiji

FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Country Profiles
Fiji

Fishbase Biodiversity Country Profiles (all fish)
Fiji

Fisheries Resources Profiles
Fiji (1994?; 704kb)

Forestry Country Profiles
Forestry Department Country Profiles [FAO]
Fiji

see also FAO Forest Resource Assessment : Country Reports [2010]
Fiji (2010; 679kb)

see also FAO Forest Resources Assessments - Data collection for the Pacific region [2000]
Fiji

see also State of the World's Forests 2007: Asia and the Pacific [FAO] (2008; 1.77mb)
see alsoTropical and subtropical forest profiles prepared by the World Wildlife Fund

Global Biodiversity Information Forum [GBIF] Country Profiles
Fiji

see also GBIF Google Earth Country Links
Fiji

Global Environment Facility (GEF) Country Profiles
Use the drop down menu to go to the individual profiles - includes GEF-4 Allocation and Utilization , Approved Projects and Projects Under Preparation

Integrated Coastal Management Profiles
Fiji

Integrated Water Resource Management Profiles [SOPAC]
Fiji

Invasive Species : Country Profiles [ISSG]
Fiji

Land-based pollutants inventory for the South Pacific region: Part 2: Regional summary and country profiles [SPREP] (1993; 19mb)

Laws and legislation

Pacific islands Environmental Laws [Commonwealth Secretariat]
Fiji

SPREP National Laws and Legislation clearinghouse
Fiji

see also 'Legislative reviews' in Country Reports (below)

Mangrove and Wetlands Profiles [ *from Proceedings of the Pacific Regional Workshop on Mangrove Wetlands Protection and Sustainable Use . SPREP, 2002.]
Fiji (2002; 247kb)

see also: A Directory of Wetlands in Oceania [1993]
see also: Wetlands of the Pacific Island Region (2008; 882kb)
see also: IWMI Global Wetlands - Interactive Web Map Server - includes countries of Oceania

Marine Resource Profiles

State of Coral Reef Systems
Fiji [GCRMB] (2007; 611kb), Fiji [CRISP] (2007; 4.6mb),

see also: State of the marine environment in the South Pacific Region (1990; 3.48mb)

see also:Reefbase Country Profiles (coral reefs, reef fish, biodiversity)Fiji

see also GIS data for corals in the Pacific from Reefbase - browse by country and reef profile
see also GIS data for marine protected areas in the Pacific from Reefbase - browse by country and ecosystem

MPA Global Profiles (marine protected areas database) Fiji

Mapservers containing country level data on land utilisation, forestry, minerals etc. Fiji

Millenium Development Goals - Country Profiles Fiji

National Communications Support Programme [Climate] Profiles [UNDP] Fiji

Pacific Biodiversity Information Forum Country Data: Fiji

Pacific Regional information System - PRISM [SPC]
Environmental and Climate Statistics  Fiji

Political Reviews [Contemporary Pacific] Fiji

 

Protected Areas

Protected Planet - Search the World Database on Protected Areas

Protected area profiles in Fiji

Reefbase GIS data for marine protected areas in Fiji
see also Reefbase GIS data for marine protected areas in the Pacific - browse by country and ecosystem

SocMon profiles (Socioeconomic Monitoring Initiative for Coastal Management) - Pacific


SPC Country Profiles:

Fiji

SPREP Country Profiles: Exchange of Information by Members at SPREP Annual Meetings:
- Exchamge of information by Members on National Developments related to Natural Resource Management Priority of the Action Plan [2007]

see Agenda Item 6.1: Country Profiles of the Report and record of the 18th SPREP Meeting of Officials in Apia, Samoa on 11th to 14th September 2007

- Exchange of information by Members on national developments related to Pollution Prevention priority of the SPREP Action Plan [2008]
see Agenda Item 8.6: Country Profiles of the Report and record of the19th SPREP Annual Meeting of Officials in Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia on 8–12 September 2008

- Exchange of Information by Members on National Developments Related to the Climate Change Focus Area of the SPREP Action Plan [2009]
see Agenda Item 11.2: Country Profiles of the Report and record of the 20th SPREP Annual Meeting of Officials in Apia, Samoa on 17 - 20 November 2009

- Exchange of Information by Members on Year of Biodiversity [2010]
see Agenda Item 11.3: Country Profiles of the Report and record of the 21st SPREP Meeting of Officials in Madang, Papua New Guinea on 6-10 September 2010
see also individual profiles for: Wallis and Futuna

Sustainable Development Profiles (UN Agenda 21)
Fiji

Threatened species: Summary of species on the 2008 IUCN Red List
Fiji

UNCCD Country Profiles:
Fiji

UNEP Country Profiles [* poorly maintained and little information available]
Fiji

Water Resource Profiles [SOPAC - Pacific water - http://www.pacificwater.org/]
Fiji

see also "Pacific Regional Consultation on Water in Small Island Countries" - country briefing papers (2003)
Fiji

WHO Environmental Health Profiles
Fiji

World Bank Country Profiles [country summary / statistics]
Fiji / Fiji

World Bank Environment indicators
Fiji

World Factbook Country Profiles [CIA]
Fiji

World Ocean Database 2005 [NOAA]
Geographically sorted data for the Pacific Ocean [datasets]

see also Environmental indicators: South Pacific (UNEP: 2004; 6.23mb)
see also Polynesia / Micronesia Biodiversity Hotspot Ecosystem Profile (2007; 1.16mb)

see also Paciifc Biodiversity Information Forum website and databases