Solomon Islands

Climate Resilient Islands Fact Sheet

21 May 2021

Read an introduction to Live & Learn’s Climate Resilient Islands. The programme is current in the inception stage and aims to strengthen community resilience to the impacts of climate change through nature-based approaches.

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Improving Menstrual Health: A Toolkit for Community Facilitators in Solomon Islands

19 April 2021

This facilitation guide has been developed for use in the Solomon Islands by women and men, and girls and boys, in communities and schools. The activities in the facilitation guide can be used to strengthen already existing knowledge on menstruation practices.

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Fostering sustainable and inclusive WASH marketing systems with informal settlements of the Pacific: Research Project Outputs

15 February 2021

This project involves multidisciplinary and participatory action research to examine water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) marketing systems as a way to achieve WASH outcomes for Melanesian communities of the Pacific, in particular informal urban or peri-urban communities.

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Gender Inclusive Communities Through Sanitation Marketing in the Western Pacific

23 November 2020

The Western Pacific Sanitation Marketing and Innovation Program (WPSMIP) addresses the sanitation challenges in informal urban settlements in four countries – Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Fiji and Vanuatu – by adopting a demand-driven approach.

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Watershed Education Posters

23 November 2020

Live & Learn and Plan International Australia has produced three A1 posters that illustrate watershed management to assist with community-based water security improvement planning in the Solomon Islands. The posters can be used together with…

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Community-based Water Security Improvement Planning – Solomon Islands

9 September 2020

Live & Learn and Plan International Australia in collaboration with International WaterCentre has developed a contextualised Community-based Water Security Improvement Planning guide for Solomon Islands. The tool aims to support community-led water management through knowledge…

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Hazard and Environmental Considerations in Toilet Design

7 August 2020

This is a practical training manual prepared for community workers providing training to community-based sanitation enterprises in Vanuatu in how to advise customers on selection of appropriate toilet design, and safe location of different types of…

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Gender & Social Inclusion – “New Times New Targets” Baseline Report Summary

2 June 2020

The New Times New Targets project supports the Solomon Islands government through the collaborative implementation of participatory, risk-based approaches to improving rural WASH access and practices. This includes a ‘twin track’ approach to addressing gender and social inclusion. In early 2019 a gender and social inclusion baseline survey was done in 37 of the 60 target communities in the project. This document is a summary of findings and analysis

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Assessment of WASH in Schools programs in Fiji, Kiribati, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu

29 May 2020

Over the last few years, UNICEF Pacific has adopted the WASH in Schools Three Star Approach to improve WASH in schools and build the capacity of children, teachers and communities in becoming agents of change…

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