SOLOMON ISLANDS BROADCASTING CORPORATION - The Solomon Islands Meteorological Services said the country is currently in the wet season and the strongest El Nino conditions may influence extreme events like tropical cyclones.

SOLOMON ISLANDS BROADCASTING CORPORATION - A Heavy Rain Alert Number Four has been issued by the Solomon Islands Meteorological Service this morning.

SOLOMON ISLANDS BROADCASTING CORPORATION - Financial constraints have hampered the community awareness process to reduce waste along the Mataniko River.

Under the Mataniko River Clean-up Rehabilitation Program, community awareness is among components to clean up the river.


Call for Public Review-Environment(Amendment) Act 1998

The Environment and Conservation Division is currently reviewing the Environment (Amendment) Act 1998 .The division is now inviting submissions on the proposed amendments to the Environment Act 1998 as part of this public consultation. Comments on the draft amended legislation should be directed to the responsible officers within the department, using the email addresses , telephone and fax numbers provided as follows;  Rosemary Apa and Debra Kereseka-Potakana, Environment Unit, Environment and Conservation Division, Emails: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. /This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., (Tel) +677 26036 and (fax) +677 28054.

You can access and view the document in the link provided as follows; files/docs/users/wbeti/160228_AmendmentstoEnvironmentAct_draft2.2(1).pdf

This call for public review submissions is open as of Friday 9th February 2018 and will close on Friday 30th March 2018.

Source: Environment & Conservation Division Communications